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Scenes from the 2019 Maryland Film Festival

Scenes from the 2019 Maryland Film Festival

Scenes from the 2019 Maryland Film Festival

By Jen Mizgata

May 20, 2019

John Waters and Marnie Ellen, Director of "HI I NEED TO BE LOVED" from Maryland Film Festival 2019 Opening Night Shorts program. (Jen Mizgata/For The Baltimore Sun)

Over five days, the Maryland Film Festival (MdFF) hosted over 100 screenings and brought 200 filmmakers to town.

The event has gained a reputation in film circles for being one of the best places to see independent cinema and the 21st annual...

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