Festival Name: New York International Independent Film and Video Festival
Location: New York, NY, United States
The New York International Independent Film and Video Festival (NYIIFVF) is one of the largest independent film festivals in the world.
The New York International Independent Film and Video Festival was founded in 1993. NYIIFVF has been recognized by the film and entertainment industry as one of the leading film events on the independent festival circuit. The festival hosts film, music and art events in the two entertainment capitals of the United States: New York and Los Angeles.
The New York International Independent Film & Video Festival runs from October 22nd-29th in Manhattan and will showcase a diverse range of features, shorts, documentaries and animations from all over the globe.
The opening night kick-off party takes place at Boulevard (199 Bowery at Spring St., NYC, NY) on Thursday, October 22nd. Film screenings begin Friday, October 23rd - 29th at City Cinemas Village East (181 2nd Avenue at 12th Street, NYC, NY).
A sampling of NY Premieres in the upcoming festival includes films with Liam Neeson, Ed Asner, Vincent Pastore, Carmen Electra, Lainie Kazan, Jai Rodriguez and Saul Rubinek.
NYIIFVF attracts many global entries, including: Australia, Brazil, Sweden, Kenya, Japan, Canada, France, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Colombia, Russia, Germany, Spain, India and the U.K.
The scope of the festival ranges from high profile to novice, so one experiences an array of films and individuals driven by independent movie making.
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