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2020 Big Apple Film Festival February 10-13, Cinepolis Theater, NYC

 

 

The Big Apple Film Festival, featuring Jerry Springer, will be held February 10-13 at the Cinepolis Theater, 260 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011. The purpose of the Big Apple Film and Screenwriting Conference is to provide insight, strategies, networking opportunities and mentorship to emerging filmmakers, content creators and screenwriters. Conferences take place in conjunction with the Big Apple Film Festival.


Opening Night Films
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH at 6:00 P.M.:
Inez & Doug & Kira (Honorable Mention Woodstock Film Festival) A Bathroom on Drake (Starring Jerry Springer)
 
Opening Night Panel Discussion
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH at 8:00 P.M.
THE ART OF THE SHORT FILM: Featuring Jerry Springer (Host, Actor), Adam Sorota (NBCUniversal Senior Director), Richard LeMay (Filmmaker)
 
Centerpiece Panel Discussion
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12TH at 7:00 P.M.
CASTING AND THE BUSINESS OF ACTING: Featuring Amir Arison (The Blacklist), Tawny Cypress (The Blacklist, Unforgettable, House of Cards)
 
Closing Night Film
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13TH at 8:45 P.M.
Crappy Mother's Day (directed by 2 time Emmy Award winning and Grammy nominated director Dan Karlok) 

 

About the Big Apple Film Festival: named one of MovieMaker Magazine's top "25 Film Festivals Worth The Entry Fee", "25 Coolest Film Festivals", and Film Freeway's "Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals", is dedicated to showcasing and promoting the highest quality films from the New York City independent film community, as well as additional specially selected films from across the country and around the world. Additionally, the festival is proud to honor a variety of New York City based filmmakers, writers, actors and artists who have played an influential role in the growth of independent filmmaking in the Big Apple. Each year BAFF presents awards in a variety of categories including Best Feature Film, Short Film, Short Documentary, Feature Documentary, Animation, NYC Cityscape Award, Student Film Award, Golden Apple Award, and NY Emerging Talent Award.

ALUMNI FILMS include filmmakers and cast that are Academy Award and Golden Globe nominees, SAG Award winners and nominees, as well as films released by HBO, Showtime, IFC, Netflix, Amazon, Itunes and more.

 

BIG APPLE FILM FESTIVAL HAS BEEN FEATURED IN:
Indiewire
The New York Times
MovieMaker Magazine (Top 25 Coolest Film Festivals and Top 25 Festivals Worth The Entry Fee)
CBS News (Top 5 Eating and Drinking Events in New York)
The Hollywood Reporter
BuzzFeed

New York 1

AM New York
PIX News

And more..

 

Event Name: Big Apple Film Festival
Event Date: February 10-13
Admission: $20.00
Event Venue: Cinepolis Theater, 260 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011
Website: www.bigapplefilmfestival.com

 

 

Media Contact: Jonathan Lipp
Email: jonathan@bigapplefilmfestival.com
Company: BIg Apple Film Festival
Phone: 201-218-4085