NewFilmmakers Documentary Series

 
Organization NewFilmmakers
Hours Wednesday: 06:00pm -
Admission

$6 for the whole evening

Address 32 Second Avenue, New York, NY, United States
Phone 212-410-9404
Website http://www.newfilmmakers.com
Start November 25, 2009
End November 25, 2009
Closed Sunday - Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday
 

NewFilmmakers presents our annual Thanksgiving Show without any turkeys. This year we present two new works in progress films. Your feedback will help their directors make better final films.

6:00PM NEWFILMMAKERS DOCUMENTARY SERIES

Joseph Alexandre WARRIORS OF THE DISCO: THE STARCK CLUB DOCUMENTARY

Semyon Pinkhasov WHAT IF: THE HELENE MAYER STORY
Helena Mayer was a German Jew who won the gold medal for Germany in the 1928 Olympics.

7:15PM NEWFILMMAKERS SHORT FILM PROGRAM

Laura Klein THE FALLING OF THE BRIGHT
THE FALLING OF THE BRIGHT tells the story of a pair of teenage siblings, Lilly & Lenny, struggling to celebrate Thanksgiving on their own after the loss of both parents.

Kathy Kolla ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER DIME
When a young married couple gets stuck in debt, dollars and dimes are hard to come by. Taking advice from a wacky motivational speaker, however, could cause a turn for the worse.

8:00PM NEWFILMMAKERS FIRST WORK IN PROGRESS SCREENING

Jivko Darakchiev OS
A boy leads a grieving French woman through a series of surreal circumstances where she is forced to make internal sacrifice and assuage her own consciousness. Will the child prevail or will the woman’s lustful and restless nature render his attempts to help useless? 

9:00PM NEWFILMMAKERS SECOND WORK IN PROGRESS SCREENING

Eric Fischer LAST DAY OF SIMON 
Simon Keenan is a young man with no direction in life. Working at a videogame store in his small suburb, Simon wastes time smoking pot and complaining. Only after his girlfriend dumps him and his mother kicks him out of the house does Simon realise that it is he who must make changes. [ Followed by Discussion with the filmmaker ]


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