The 2013 New England Underground Film Festival has revealed the program and schedule for its third annual event. From the official press release:
The New England Underground Film Festival, a celebration of the best of underground cinema, will have its third annual presentation on October 5 at the Wilde Auditorium in the University of Hartford’s Gray Conference Center. The event will be held from 12:00pm to 6:00pm; general admission is $10 and students with school ID can pay $5.Programmed and hosted by Film Threat’s Phil Hall, the New England Underground Film Festival will offer a line-up of provocative short films and feature-length productions. Among the highlights in this year’s festival is a rare public screening of the long-lost 1922 animated film Mechanical Doll, produced by the Fleischer Studios and starring the beloved character Koko the Clown.
This year’s festival will also include three films from Connecticut-based directors: Jared Marmitt’s Common Misconception, Kelly DiMauro’s Protector of the Kingdom and Stephen Dest’s My Brother Jack; Kieran Valla, a Connecticut native now based in California, is represented with Hangdog. Massachusetts is also represented in the festival with three films: Luke Bittel and Fred Warren’s Some Assembly Required, Paul Turano’s Not Clear Cut and Michael Legge’s Monochromia.
The full festival schedule is online at http://newenglanduff.webs.com/.
The University of Hartford’s Gray Conference Center is located at 200 Bloomfield Ave, West Hartford, CT ; the telephone number is (860) 768-4951 and the website is www.grayconferencecenter.com.
Posted on September 21, 2013 in Festivals by Mark Bell
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