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The 1700 block of Charles Street bustles even more than usual when the Maryland Film Festival returns May 3-6. Local film fanatics and casual movie-goers annually crowd the street as they wait to get into the Charles Theatre during the area's largest film fest. The event offers an opportunity to see shorts, documentaries, foreign dramas, indie comedies and more. Here's a sneak peek at some of this year's featured films.
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'Pilgrim Song'( Handout photo / April 17, 2012 )
This dramedy tells the story of a pink-slipped middle school teacher who seeks escape from his struggling relationship and professional life by hiking along the Sheltowee Trace Trail.
Screens May 4, 2:30 p.m., Charles Theatre 5 and May 5, 4:30 p.m., Charles Theatre 1