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< SPECIAL EVENTS

MARCH 14, 2017

7th Annual Queens World Film Festival Opening Night
MUSEUM OF THE MOVING IMAGE
36-01 35th Ave, Queens, NY 11106

Join us for an evening celebrating
Independent Film

7:00 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception

Sponsored by Investors Bank

Catered by Armondo's Italian Restaurant

Featuring music by Michael Soloway

8:00 pm
OPENING NIGHT PROGRAM
Carl Goodman
Executive Director Museum of the Moving Image

QWFF Directors
Don Cato and Katha Cato

2017 Spirit of Queens Honoree
Julie Dash
Artist. Icon. Pioneer. Leader. Teacher. Masterful Filmmaker.



Opening Night Sampler
Old is New Again: A few films that indicate that where we are going looks a lot like where we have been.

TIGHT PANTS
Dir: and / or, United States, 7 min, 2016, Short Narrative

THE LAST TIP
Dir: Patrick Chen, United States, 5 min, 2016, Short Narrative

THE SUITOR
Dir: Alvaro Congosto, United States, 11 min, 2016, Short Narrative

CHIKA, DIE HÜNDIN IM GHETTO (CHIKA, THE DOG IN THE GHETTO)
Dir: Sandra Schießl, Germany, 17 min, 2016, Animation

AMORE GRANDE (A BIG LOVE)
Dir: Max Chicco, Italy, 29 min, 2016, Short Narrative

$15 ticket includes:
7:00 pm: Pre-Program Reception with complimentary wine and hors d'oeuvres
8:00 pm: 90 minute opening Night Program
10:00 pm: Opening Night Party w/cash bar

tickets


OPENING NIGHT PARTY!

Join us after the screenings at
Astor Room at Kaufman Astoria Studios
5-11 35th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106


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