Full Schedule Announced For SOHO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
With the SOHO International Film Festival #SOHO7 returning to NYC for seven days of films at Village East Cinemas (189 2nd Avenue on 12th Street) June 9-16, 2016, the full schedule of films has finally been announced!
By enticing filmmakers, journalists and cineastes from The US and across the globe, SOHO Film Fest draws audiences to New York City--known for its artistic community and cultural sophistication--helping boost the profile, the sense of pride, and the economy of the local community and the city itself.
With nearly 100 selections in this year's festival, notable films in Exhibition include "South 32" from Jake Barsha starring Melissa Archer (One Life to Live, Youthful Daze) and Mollee Gray as well as "79 Parts" from Ari Taub starring Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight, The Expendables, Inherent Vice) and "Intersection" from Tim Frech starring Hoyt Richards (Six Days Seven Nights, CSI: Miami) and Tony Longo (Mulholland Drive, Eraser), plus many more.
Some of this year's award-winning Documentaries are "Happy Lucky Golden Tofu Panda Dragon Good Time Fun Fun Show" by SOHO Alumni Carrie Preston ("True Blood", "Crowded") along with "The Dwavernaut" by director Josh Bishop; "Legends of Freestyle" from Steve Stanulis starring Lisa Velez (Kiss of Death, Gladiator) and "Translacion: THE MARCH to the Altar of Uncertainty" from director Will Fredo.
Features in competition also include this year's record number of premieres like Shamim Sarif's "Despite The Falling Snow" (UK) starring Rebecca Ferguson, Charles Dance, Antje Traue and Oliver Jackson-Cohen; World Premiere for the short film "The Last Hunt" (US) by Matthew Daddario ("Shadowhunters", "Cabin Fever") Brock Harris ("Major Crimes", "Sam"); World Premiere of "The Hollow" (US) starring William Sadler, David Warshofsky, William Forsythe and director Miles Doleac; International Premiere of "Esoterika: Maynila" (PH) by iconic Filipino Director Elwood Perez.
Adding to the excitement of the event, many of the selected films will hold Q & A sessions with cast & crew members following each screening; along with panels, social events, and other networking opportunities for everyone involved. Leading figures from all disciplines of the film industry including distributors and media will also be in attendance.
For more information and full listings, visit www.SohoFilmFest.com