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November 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Saturday, November 22, 2014
6:00 PM Dinner; 8:00 PM Film
At Whallonsburg Grange Hall
Dinner & Movie: $20 Adults; $15 Under 18
Movie only: $10 Adults; $5 Under 18

See the theatrical trailer version here.

The Champlain Valley Film Society presents: Where the Rivers Flow North. 

Set in the late 1920’s, this is a deeply moving story about an older couple who are being pushed off their land by a power company that wants build a hydroelectric damn that will flood their property. The Los Angeles Times said, “This is a beautiful, deeply-moving film, one of the best roles of Rip Torn’s career.”

Reservations requested by November 19th. Call 518-963-4170 or email

Special Guests

Before the film enjoy a buffet dinner with special guests: author Howard Frank Mosher and director Jay Craven. Mosher will sell and autograph his books.

HOWARD FRANK MOSHER is the author of three other novels set in the Northeast Kingdom in Vermont: Northern Borders, Disappearances, and A Stranger in the Kingdom. His awards include Guggenheim and National Endowment for the Arts fellowships and an American Academy of Arts and Letters Literature Award,

JAY CRAVEN is the director of four films based on Moser’s novels. His awards include two New England Emmys and two National Endowment for the Arts film grants. His films have been screened at the Smithsonian and Lincoln Center.


November 22, 2014
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Champlain Valley Film Series
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Whallonsburg Grange Hall
1610 NYS Route 22
Whallonsburg, NY 12936 United States
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(518) 963-4170
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