ARLINGTON, MA. – DA VINCI FILMS has been officially informed of the jury deliberations by the Arlington International Film Festival, Massachusetts, receiving the laurels of Best Of Festival 2019 for Arthur Balder’s AMERICAN MIRROR: INTIMATIONS OF IMMORTALITY. The film will be screening at the Capitol Theatre in Arlington. For screening hours and more info visit the festival official site here. Arthur Balder, director and producer of the film, will be presented with the award during the ceremony to take place in November.

The Arlington International Film Festival offers a unique opportunity for cross-cultural education by promoting understanding of the many cultures represented in our town and beyond. They are registered in Arlington, Massachusetts as an organization dedicated to developing, promoting, and increasing multicultural awareness and understanding in our town. The festival is a means for recognizing that such diversity enriches our community.

AIFF on selecting jurors: “Each year, AIFF invites and appoints Jurors who hold sole responsibility for choosing the films that will be screened as well as the films that receive awards. These jurors were chosen for their knowledge, creativity, innovation and experience in the film industry and will be judging over 2500 submissions received from as near as Boston and as far away as Iran.”


AIFF has invited Kate Bernhardt, Lawrence Benedict, Rick Beyer, Alice Bouvrie, Barbara Costa, Paul Dervis, Elizabeth DiNolfo, John Kusiak, Michael Mahin, Nuno Sá Pessoa, Charles H. Schuerhoff, Cheryl Hamilton, Bernice Schneider, Sophie Seifried, Eric Stange, Marga Varea, Nicolas Thilo-McGovern, Nuria Pellicer, Shuyi Wang, Alice Markowitz, Yahia Zakaria, and Stephen Angba.