For more than 25 years we've produced award-winning feature films and documentaries, live performances with internationally celebrated artists, and pioneering learning experiences in filmmaking, theater, and writing. Check out our films and programs.
Documentaries & Narrative Feature Films
Jay Craven films
Award-winning writer, director, and producer, Jay Craven makes place-based narrative feature films and directs the biennial Cinema Sarah Lawrence program where 25 professionals mentor and collaborate with 35 students from multiple colleges to make an ambitious feature film for narrative release. Craven curates the Northeast Kingdom’s KCP Presents performance series, the Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival, and the Woodstock Film Series. He teaches screenwriting and film directing at Sarah Lawrence College and produces workshops for kids and teens in playwriting, filmmaking, circus arts, and sketch comedy.
Bess O'Brien Films
Bess O’Brien is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and theater producer whose work focuses on pressing social issues. Her films shed light on the human stories behind opiate addiction, foster care, domestic violence, eating disorders, incarceration, and bullying. O’Brien’s work has been nationally acclaimed for raising awareness and fostering dialogue for change. Her films are screened across the country and are used in schools, universities, social service organizations, and treatment centers to promote public health.
Buy a DVD or Book a Film Screening
There are many ways to view our films! Purchase a DVD or stream online. Book a public screening of our films along with a director's Q&A
Performance & Experiential Learning
A collaboration between Catamount Arts and KCP that produces a world-class performing arts series in music, dance, and theater. See a list of our upcoming shows and purchase tickets.
cinema sarah lawrence
Hands-on feature filmmaking intensive, rooted in the liberal arts and produced by Sarah Lawrence College. Directed by Jay Craven and SLC film chair Fred Strype. Next round: Winter/Spring 2019!
writers for recovery
Provides transformative writing workshops, staff trainings, public readings, and talks to recovery groups, residential treatment facilities, and recovery organizations.