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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

Bushwick Film Festival On Bric TV

Tune in next week Monday March 24, 2014 at noon to see Bushwick Film Festival Founder & Director Kweighbaye Kotee  speak about The Bushwick Film Festival’s segment of BRIC Arts Media TV Film Bloc. The Film Bloc will include BFF films & in studio conversations with filmmakers and industry professionals. She’ll also give a brief history of the

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

2013 Bushwick Film Festival Filmmaker Profile: Romas Zabarauskas (Director – ‘WE WILL RIOT’)

Luke is an up-and-coming DJ from an affluent New York family with a Lithuanian father and an African-American mother. When Luke hears from an estranged grandmother in Lithuania, he defies his parents and decides to visit this far-away country, flying straight to the capital city Vilnius. He falls in love with the city, a rebellious

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