The Festival Kicks Off June 1st-8th Bringing Top Independent Films, Writers, Producers, Directors and the Stars That Make Them to a Discerning NYC Film Audience
New York, NY (March, 2017) – With the Eighth Annual SOHO International Film Festival (#SOHO8) set to kick off this year from June 1st through 8th at Village East Cinemas (189 2nd Avenue on 12th Street), both professional and amateur filmmakers alike still have time to submit their full-length features, short films and documentaries via FilmFreeway’s SPECIAL DEADLINE Wednesday, March 15th!
The SOHO Intl Film Fest celebrates the cutting-edge of digital technology while honoring traditional forms of storytelling, encourages new and seasoned filmmakers from here in New York City and around the world to create and send in their fresh and innovative cinematic pieces.
Adding to the excitement of the event, many of the selected films will hold Q & A sessions with cast & crew members following each screening; along with panels, social events, and other networking opportunities for everyone involved. Leading figures from all disciplines of the film industry including distributors and media will also be in attendance.
Notable attendees to last year’s festival included Bobby Cannavale (HBO’s “Vinyl”), Carrie Preston (Person of Interest, The Good Wife), Sean Young (Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Blade Runner), Matthew Daddario (Delivery Man, Breathe In) and more!
Some of 2016’s Attendees at the SOHO International Film Festival (Photo’s by Champion Eye Media)
By enticing filmmakers, journalists and cineastes from The US and across the globe, SOHO Film Fest draws audiences to New York City–known for its artistic community and cultural sophistication–helping boost the profile, the sense of pride, and the economy of the local community and the city itself.
Now, with the deadline having been extended until Wednesday, March 15h – filmmakers still have a chance to take part in one of the most exciting film festival’s NYC has to offer!
FULL LIST OF 2017’s SELECTED FILMMAKERS AND TITLES COMING SOON!
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Founded in the epicenter of New York’s most artistic district in 2009, the festival has provided a unique and powerful platform for filmmakers to gain exposure and potential distribution. SIFFNYC is committed to exhibiting domestic and international films, focusing on dynamic, visionary cinema that creates extraordinary experiences. The SOHO International Film Festival, proudly carries the “Made in NY” logo from the NYC Mayor’s Office of Film, Television and Broadcasting and is a vehicle to help the economy of the city, enhancing the festival’s sense of pride while boosting filmmaking and tourism in the Big Apple. They are dedicated to celebrating the art of long and short form cinema created from the latest digital technology while still embracing the original goal ‐ incredible storytelling.