2015 BROOKLYN FILM FESTIVAL
The competitive event will take place from:
May 29 - June 7, 2015
Wythe Hotel - Williamsburg
Windmill Studios NYC - Greenpoint
Nitehawk Cinema - Williamsburg
Made in NY Media Center by IFP - Dumbo
It will be announced on May 7, 2015
The festival will present over 100 film premieres.
TICKETS & PASSES
Single program tickets are $13 for the general public and $10 for students, senior citizens.
Full Festival Passes $100. 4 Pack Passes $35.
NETWORKING, SPECIAL EVENTS & VENUES
Several networking events will take place at various Hot Spots in Williamsburg. SPECIAL EVENTS
KIDS FILM FESTIVAL
On Saturday May 30, BFF will present the 11th annual kidsfilmfest.
In 2015, the Festival will continue its BFF Exchange project, free and open to the public, will aim at giving filmmakers access to the wealth of industry expertise that the city offers. BFF Exchange will be staged on June 6 (venue TBA), and will feature a pitch session and panels all followed by a happy hour.
BFF will award the winners with prizes totaling $50,000 in film services and products sponsored by Panavision NY, Windmill Studios NYC, AbelCine, Xeno Lights, Cinecall Soundtracks, Film Friends, and Media Services.
AWARDS & JURY WINNERS
Here is the 2015 official protocol:
(It) the project, must reflect furious, explosive, uncontainable, creative intelligence.
(It's) the story, shall be contemporaneous, touchy, irritating, unprecedented.
(She or He) the filmmaker, must follow not traditional thinking. Whether abstract and/or not, She or He must be driving on and across complex, multi-layered, deeply meaningful mind roads.
(It) the overall state of mind, is anticipated to be tumultuous, extemporaneous, inspirational, universal, and collective.
(It) the festival, will try to be accommodative, worldly, serious, but not too much, since in the irony and the ambiguity often hides an illuminate open mind.
Organized by the same people who brought to you the Williamsburg Brooklyn Film Festival and the Brooklyn International Film Festival, the 2015 Brooklyn Film Festival is an event developed from 18 years of experience. Rebranded in 2010, the BFF is now driven by an enriched mission.
ABOUT BFF BFF STAFF DESIGN & TRAILERS PHOTOS
To provide a public forum in Brooklyn in order to advance public interest in films and the independent production of films.
To draw worldwide attention to Brooklyn as a center for cinema.
To encourage the rights of all Brooklyn residents to access and experience the power of independent filmmaking, and to promote artistic excellence and the creative freedom of artists without censure.
To promote, foster, stimulate, increase, and advance Brooklyn's public interest in film through the following means:
- To conduct classes and workshops for the development of new filmmakers and the public exhibition of new and existing works.
- To partner with likeminded organizations to exhibit new and existing works.
To hold an annual competitive film festival in Brooklyn.
BROOKLYN FILM SOCIETY
Brooklyn Film Festival
May 30 - June 8, 2014
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