We're beyond thrilled to be participating in Brooklyn's Northside Film Festival this June (Exact screening dates TBD). We have 4 short films in competition and 12 in a special BFC curated shorts block. That's 16 films, ya'll. Better recognize.
In the DIY competition we have:
A Truncated Story of Infinity by Paul Trillo
Elvis Loses His Excess and Other Tales from the Worlds Longest Yard Sale by Riley Hooper
Street Views by Annie Berman
After Trayvon by Alex mallis
Our BFC shorts block includes:
Danielle Lurie — Intuition
Joshua Weinstein -- Spider Drove a Taxi
Brad DeCecco -- Take My Time
Francesca Coppola -- Flamingos
Veena Rao -- Carla and Cecil
Lam Thuy Vo -- This is Just to Say
Iva Rad — Between Colors of I
Maria Badia — The Last Bread
Hazuki Aikawa -- Upgrade
Alex Mallis -- Watching the Rain
Nathan Fitch -- Cost of Fashion
Kai Beverly-Whittemore -- Hummingbird
Quadruple-excited to have four films in this year's Brooklyn Film Festival (May 30th - June 8th).
1) THE DIAMOND CUTTER by Nicholas Weissman. http://www.brooklynfilmfestival.org/films/detail.a...
2) A GRAND CANAL by Johnny Ma http://www.brooklynfilmfestival.org/films/detail.a...
3) THE LAST BREAD by Maria Rosa Badia http://www.brooklynfilmfestival.org/films/detail.a...
4) THEY CAME AT NIGHT by Alex Mallis + Andrew Ellis http://www.brooklynfilmfestival.org/films/detail.a...
And stay tuned for a BFC-led panel on collective filmmaking in NYC.
Eleven BFC members will be screening work at Videology on Monday, March 31st as part of their Local Filmmaker Showcase...
The screening starts at 8pm, there will be a Q&A with the filmmakers afterwards, and admission is free.
BFCer Ryan Murdock's feature doc BRONX OBAMA will be screening at the 2014 Sarasota Film Festival! Congrats, Ryan. Full details and screening schedule here http://www.sarasotafilmfestival.com/2014-festival
Our own Iva is down in Austin for the US premiere of her wonderful feature doc EVAPORATING BORDERS. check out this wonderful interview in Filmmaker Magazine where she talks process, form, and voice. Really articulate. Go Iva!
BFCers Keith Miller, Iva Rad, and Alex Mallis sat down with Filmwax Radio's Adam Schartoff to talk about the collective and filmmaking in NYC. Enjoy! http://rooftopfilms.com/blog/2014/03/filmwaxradio-episode-198.html
Flamingos is featured on Short of the Week page on Vimeo!
Check it out here