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Bushwick Film Festival Celebrates Milestone 10th Anniversary This Fall

Bushwick Film Festival Celebrates Milestone 10th Anniversary This Fall

Marking a decade in bringing diverse stories to diverse audiences, the Bushwick Film Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2017. Located in the bustling center of Brooklyn’s creative community, Bushwick, the Bushwick Film Festival has showcased the work of over 300 filmmakers, most of them Brooklyn and New York-based, as well as international films from

2014 Bushwick Film Festival Adds Slate Property Group As New Sponsor

The Bushwick Film Festival has announced that Slate Property Group  will be a Proud Sponsor of the festival’s 2014 edition. This sponsorship will help fund youth film and media literacy programs for the upcoming summer. The Bushwick Film Festival’s Youth Film Program is a six-week program designed to educate students in the art of filmmaking. The program advocates the importance

2014 Tribeca Film Festival Filmmaker Interview: Onur Tukel (Director – ‘Summer of Blood’)

Brooklyn writer-director Onur Tukel stars in ‘SUMMER OF BLOOD‘, a black comedy about relationships, attraction, commitment, and the true meaning of ‘eternity.’ Eric, a misanthropic, emotionally-stunted New Yorker, finds himself on the brink of a premature mid-life crisis when he rejects his career-woman girlfriend’s marriage proposal. Stuck at a dead-end job with no allure in

2013 Bushwick Film Festival Filmmaker Profile: Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee (Co-Director – ‘ELEMENTAL’)

‘Elemental’ tells the story of three individuals united by their deep connection with nature and driven to confront some of the most pressing ecological challenges of our time. The film follows Rajendra Singh, an Indian government official gone rogue, on a 40-day pilgrimage down India’s once pristine Ganges river, now polluted and dying.  Across the globe

Interview: Kweighbaye Kotee (Director Programming – BUSHWICK FILM FESTIVAL)

The Bushwick Film Festival is an Arts Organization with a mission to provide a unique platform for independent filmmakers and artists to present their work to an ever-growing and enthusiastic audience, supporting and empowering the Bushwick community by organizing film screenings and implementing media literacy and film education programs. On October 3rd – October 6th, patrons

2013 Bushwick Film Festival Filmmaker Profile: Nick Frangione (Writer/Director – ‘ROXIE’)

‘ROXIE‘ is the story of two 60-year-old marriage and family therapists going down the rabbit hole of recklessness, seduction and sex. Friends and colleagues for longer than they care to remember, Dave is forever enticing Joel into risky adventures. With Joel’s second marriage failing and Dave perpetually forgetting his own marriage, they take off for

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