The schedule of festival screenings** includes the premieres of Like Sunday Like Rain directed by Frank Whaley and starring Debra Messing, Billy Joe Armstrong and Leighton Meester. Also, Recursion directed by Tony & Olivier Award Nominee Sam Buntrock and starring Tony Nominee Rob McClure. Other notable highlights include actor Skeet Ulrich’s directorial debut, The Girl on the Roof and featured performances by Doris Roberts and Courtney Cox to name a few.
**(Please note, we will try to rotate some of the selected titles and their details, on our home page).
The Thelma K. Bloch memorial award.
Co-Founder, Peter Bloch's mother, Thelma Bloch, died on May 5, 2014. All her life, she was a devoted patron of the arts and this fund will directly foster young filmmakers. This year, we will chose a filmmaker to honor and bestow a monetary (t.b.d) award to them.
We are the premier independent film festival in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Founded in 2010, by its chairmen Robert Skelly, Peter Bloch and Michael Brady. This year Skeet Ulrich, Cathy Moriarty, Keir Gilchrist, Chloe Dahl, Gail Lerner, Rene Balcer were honorees and guests. In the past, Michael Urie, Illeana Douglas, Daryl Roth, Julia Ormand, Cheyenne Jackson, Jason Butler Harner, to name a few, have been honored.