- Associated Press - Saturday, July 12, 2014

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) - Maine filmmakers are showing off their work and participating in workshops and other events in Waterville.

The Maine International Film Festival is hosting a “Making it in Maine Day” on Saturday. The 17th annual festival kicked off on Friday and will last for 10 days.

Among the events on Saturday is a round table forum for filmmakers, screenings of Maine-made films and an audition and workshop with Ernest Thompson, an Academy Award winner and the screenwriter for “On the Golden Pond.”

Filmmakers can also attend a brunch where they can talk with representatives from organizations like the Maine Film Center and the Maine Arts Commission.

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