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NY Dog Film Festival

NY Dog Film Festival

The festival celebrates the remarkable bond between dogs and their people. The NY Dog Film Festival™ travels the country combining films that entertain and inspire while supporting local animal welfare organizations.

Perfect for dog lovers of all ages, the festival is comprised of curated selections of documentary, animated and live-action short films that illuminate human-canine love.

Presented in affiliation with The New Hampshire Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

Runtime: 2h30m


MY TRAIL DOG [5 min] Dean Leslie’s lyrical look at a man who is a loner who runs the Alps for the joy of it, with his dogs, who are his closest companions
DENALI [8 min] Ben Moon honors Denali, his husky-pit mix
WALKIES IN THE WIND [1 min] charming animated film by Toby Mattison
BISCUIT [5 min] The most fearlessly athletic little dog you’ll ever meet
ONE MAN & HIS DOG [4 min] is Dean Saffron’s look at one Australian man’s joyous skate boarding lifestyle with his Samoyed
THE MYSTERY OF THE ARCTIC CAIRN [54 min] John Huston’s thrilling documentary that follows a team of intrepid explorers and their 4 tempestuous Inuit sled dogs as they set out into the icy wilderness of the Canadian Arctic

15 minute intermission.

PROGRAM #2   “WHO RESCUED WHOM?”  (74 minutes)

FOR THE LOVE OF DOG [9 min] Kylie Cushman’s charming documentary that stylishly looks at the various ways British dog owners describe their love for their dogs
THE PRESENT [4 min] Jacob Frey’s animated story about a boy and his dog that will take you by surprise
NOBODY’S PERFECT [7 min] a touching documentary about an Australian couple whose pack of dogs each his own disability but “carries on regardless”
AWESOME LIVING WITH ANDY [7 min] made by sisters Patricia Denys & Mary Holmes, a documentary tribute to their darling disabled dog Andy, who does just fine in his canine “wheelchair”
DOGS IN THE PEN [12 min] Penelope Laurence’s documentary of a special program offered to female inmates to train shelter dogs as service animals
STEADFAST STANLEY [4 min]  John Kim’s powerful animated film about canine loyalty
PUP CULTURE [10 min] Elle Marsh’s documentary about the delightfully odd ways that dogs are part of life in Melbourne, Australia
LOVE UNLEASHED [14 min] a happy-endings documentary by Kacey Klonsky about senior dogs
IF I COULD TALK [7 min] Ben Moon on the appreciation of a rescued dog

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24-hour Film Line:
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