Brooklyn Film Festival

22nd Edition

Brooklyn Film Festival

where:New York (USA)
when:May 31st - June 9th, 2019
address:180 South 4th St., Suite 2 S,
Brooklyn, NY 11211, USA
tel:+1 (718) 388 4306
fax:+1 (718) 599 5039
deadline:February 19th, 2019
entry form:Submission at Withoutabox

The Brooklyn Film Festival (BFF), is an International, competitive festival. BFF mission is to provide a public forum in Brooklyn in order to advance public interest in films and the independent production of films. To draw worldwide attention to Brooklyn as a center for cinema. To encourage the rights of all Brooklyn residents to access and experience the power of independent filmmaking, and to promote artistic excellence and the creative freedom of artists without censure. BFF, inc. is a not-for-profit organization.
In the effort of consolidating its international presence, BFF has been developing solid ties with major overseas film festivals and distribution companies as well as successfully pursuing international sponsorship. Locally, it is strongly connected to corporate entities such as Time Warner Cable; film companies such as Panavision, NY, and Technicolor; as well as over one hundred small businesses. BFF is supported by the New York State Council on the Arts.
BFF's films are shown at indieScreen and Brooklyn Heights Cinema.
Through the resources of several film sponsors, BFF awards the winners with prizes totaling $50,000 in film services an products. Through the resources of various arts organizations, BFF connects filmmakers to audiences. And through the motion picture's corporate world and film distributors.

  • Rita by Fabio Grassadonia, Antonio Piazza: Shorts

  • W Zappatore by Massimiliano "Maci" Verdesca: Features

  • SPUTNIK 5 by Susanna Nicchiarelli: In Competition - Best Animation Short

  • ABC COLOMBIA by Enrica Colusso: Spirit Award - Documentary

  • APOLLO 54 by Giordano Giulivi: Spirit Award - Feature; Certificate For Outstanding Achievement - Best Editing

  • Out of Bounds by Fulvio Bernasconi: Certificate For Outstanding Achievement - Best Cinematography

  • Suddenly, Last Winter by Gustav Hofer, Luca Ragazzi: Documentary

  • NORTH CAPE by Carlo Luglio: Spirit Award, Best male actor