Thu, Oct 17 | San Damiano Hall, 127 W 31st St., NYC

6th Indie & Foreign Film Festival Opening Night | Thursday, Oct 17, 6 p.m. | San Damiano Hall, 127 W 31st St., NYC

We screen touching & uplifting films that give a human face to the current experience of migration. Films by Scott Boehm, David Barnhart, Stephanie Willis, and Tim Tsai.
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6th Indie & Foreign Film Festival Opening Night | Thursday, Oct 17, 6 p.m. | San Damiano Hall, 127 W 31st St., NYC

Time & Location

Oct 17, 2019, 6:00 PM
San Damiano Hall, 127 W 31st St., NYC, 127 West 31st Street, New York, NY, USA

About the Event

Join us at the 6th Indie & Foreign Film Festival on Thursday, Oct. 17th at 6pm, Friday, Oct. 18th at 6pm, and Saturday Oct. 19th at 1pm, hosted by The Migrant Center of New York, Inc. (formerly The Migrant Center at the Church of St. Francis of Assisi).  

This year, we have a great selection of films that focus on the current immigration situation here in the U.S.A. as well as abroad.

The Opening Night on Oct 17th will feature short films and a feature drama:

UNACCOMPANIED:  ALONE IN AMERICA is a short film that shows what happens when children  appear in immigration court without a lawyer, and feature film PAPER  BOATS is about a man who seems to have lost it all that recovers his  will to live in the face of a tragedy & deportation - story about  the meaning of love, family and the pursuit of happiness.

2nd Night, Fri. Oct. 18th, selected Student Films will be featured alongside the award winning film SEADRIFT.

3rd Night, Sat. Oct. 19th, 1pm, Matinee featuring RETOURNADOS (THE RETURNED) and RAHEEL among others.  At 6pm, Recognition and Reception Night to conclude this year’s festival.

For more information and tickets, visit us: www.indieforfilmfest.com.

Hope to see you at this year’s Indie & Foreign Film Festival!

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