(New York, NY--February 22, 2017) Please join us for Winter Film Awards 6th annual Indie Film Festival
, which runs Feb 23-Mar 4 in NYC
with a jam-packed schedule of 88 films of All Genres -- Free Discussion Panels —$5 Matinees —Bloody Thursday All Horror All Day — Daily Screenings of fantastic films and lots of Free Parties!
Screenings take place All Day
February 24 – March 2 at Cinema Village. Among our awesome official selections
is a diverse mixture of 11 Animated films, 8 Documentaries, 11 Feature narratives, 10 Horror films, 12 Music Videos, 24 Narrative shorts and 7 Web series, including 12 student films and 33 first-time filmmakers. Filmmakers come from 30 countries; 42% of the films were created by women, 45% were created by people of color.
Hollywood might ignore women and people of color, but Winter Film Awards celebrates everyone! #WFA2017 #WFASoDiverse.
Tickets on sale now! http://2017wfa.eventcombo.com/
for more information!
Industry Networking & Opening Party
Feb 23 7-11PM … FREE Jimmys NYC Cafe, 156 W 38th St. Sponsored by StolenRum, SpikeTV & Bai Drinks Enjoy complimentary drinks from StolenRum - PhotoBooth courtesy of Bai Drinks!
Wine & Cheese with Cinematcher
Try out "the Tinder of Film Casting"
Feb 27 6-7:30PM … FREE Cinema Village, 22 East 12th Street
Film, Identity and Space:
Indie Iranian Films Discussion
Feb 28 6-7:30PM … FREE Cinema Village, 22 East 12th Street Sponsored by AFTAB Committee
Getting Financing for your Indie Film Discussion Panel
Mar 1 6-7:30PM … FREE Cinema Village, 22 East 12th Street Featuring entertainment lawyer Steven C Beers
Understanding Legal Issues for Indie Filmmakers: Discussion Panel
Mar 2 6-7:30PM … FREE CInema Village, 22 East 12 Street Featuring entertainment lawyer Steven C Beers
The Casting Process – Discussion Panel & Networking Party
Mar 3 6-9PM … FREE Bar 13, 35 Eest 13th Street Featuring Angela Peri & Lisa Lobel from Boston Casting
Awards Ceremony & Gala Red Carpet Party
Mar 4 8PM-2AM …FREE Club230Fifth, 230 Fifth Avenue Enjoy complimentary cupcakes from Satin Ice. awesome goodies and live performances!
PhotoBooth courtesy of The HeadShot Truck Sponsored by Stolen Rum, AJA Video Systems, Yelp, PB&Co, Cyberlink, Bliss Spa, Jungle Software and more!
Winter Film Awards beautiful official 2017 Festival artwork was designed by renowned artist and Professor Viktor Koen from the School of Visual Arts in NYC.
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