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PRESS & MEDIA COVERAGE
2017 EDITION

NY1
"Undocumented" @ Queens World Film Festival

NY1
International & Local Filmmakers Prepare for Queens Festival

REVIEW FIX - Exclusive 2017 Festival Coverage:
Patrick Chen Talks ‘The Last Tip’
Inside ‘Searching for Fortune’
Seth Fein Talks ‘Between Neighborhoods’

QUEENSBUZZ
Queens World Film Festival 2017

QUEENS GAZETTE
Local-Express

JACKSON HEIGHTS POST
Jackson Heights, Queens Filmmakers to be Featured This Week at 7th Annual Queens World Film Festival

GORNO BLONDE
Indie Sweethearts To Crave @ Queens World Film Festival

NOVIMAGAZIN
Srpski filmovi na festivalu u Kvinsu

BROADWAY WORLD
RAISIN/ROSEDALE Documentary to Explore Gentrification at 2017 Queens World Film Festival

PUBLIC NOW
Documentary Featuring LaGuardia Theater Students, To Be Showcased At 2017 Queens World Film Festival

THE WAVE
Working Poor’s Next Big Break: The Queens World Film Festival

DA BLAST
Queens World Film Festival Saturday Night

QUEENS CHRONICLE
Five things to do in Queens this weekend! March 18-19

FOREST HILLS POST
Kew Gardens Filmmakers to be Featured This Week at 7th Annual Queens World Film Festival

ASTORIA POST
Astoria Filmmakers to be Featured This Week at 7th Annual Queens World Film Festival

LIC POST
Long Island City Filmmakers to be Featured This Week at 7th Annual Queens World Film Festival

SUNNY SIDE POST
Sunnyside Filmmakers to be Featured This Week at 7th Annual Queens World Film Festival

WUSB

Tom Needham's "Sounds of Film" radio show on WUSB

QUEENS GAZETTE
Queens World Film Festival’s 2017 Line-Up

VOICES OF NY
Chinese-American Filmmaker Sees Family Story in Colombian Immigrant’s Story

LA REPUBBLICA
Max Chicco, dal g-local di Torino a Hollywood e New York

ANSA
Max Chicco a festival a New York

TIMES LEDGER
The world on screen

VIRGILIO
Max Chicco a festival a New York

CORRIERE DELLA SERA
Max Chicco a festival a New York

IL NAZIONALE
Il torinese Max Chicco aprirà il Queens World Film Festival di New York

TISCALI
Max Chicco a festival a New York

L'ARENA
Max Chicco a festival a New York

BRESCIA OGGI
Max Chicco a festival a New York

TORINO OGGI
Il torinese Max Chicco aprirà il Queens World Film Festival di New York

THE WAVE
From Arverne To The West Coast, One Determined Filmmaker Makes a Difference

WORLD JOURNAL
Chinese director in the spotlight at the Queen's World Film Festival

FILM COMMISSION TORINO PIEMONTE
"Amore grande" di Max Chicco selezionato al Queens World Film Festival di New York

RB CASTING
“Amore grande”, il corto di Max Chicco selezionato al Queens World Film Festival di New York

QUEENS CHRONICLE
Films for every taste and mood, all here in Queens

HOLLYWOOD'S BLACK RENAISSANCE
Julie Dash To Be Honored At The Queen’s World Film Festival

INQUIRER.net
‘Area’ goes to Queens

QUEENS TRIBUNE
Queens Film Festival Honors LIC Native

WE HEART ASTORIA
7Th Annual Queens World Film Festival Kick-Off Party

THE QUEENS COURIER
Long Island City filmmaker to be honored at this year’s Queens World Film Festival

TIMES LEDGER
Film fest honors daughter of the borough

INDIEWIRE
Awards Roundup: Spirit of Queens Award




2016 EDITION

NBC NEW YORK
6th Annual Queens World Film Festival

QUEENSBUZZ
Saving Jamaica Bay - Local Documentary Film At The Queens World Film Festival

NY1
Students Unveil Short Films at Queens Festival

VILLAGE VOICE
New Yorkers Fight The Power In The Heartening Enviro Doc 'Saving Jamaica Bay'

NY1
Queens World Film Festival Puts Spotlight on Diverse Movies

REVIEW FIX - Exclusive 2016 Festival Coverage:
Inside "Wedlock"
Ann Hu Talks Into The Woods
Catya Plate Talks Hanging By A Thread
Christina Raia Talks We Had Plans
Stanton Nash Talks Recursion
Veena Rao Talks Mumbai Mornings
Debra Solomon Talks My Kingdom
Russell Greene Talks Easy Street
Chrysa Pikramenos Talks Diwali Dream Garage
Jamil Lahham Talks Dirty Laundry Day
Daniel Maldonado Talks ‘H.O.M.E’

THE COURT SQUARE BLOG
QWFF Free summer screenings at Hunters Point Parks Conservancy

TIMES LEDGER
Queens World Film Fest brings some favorites back to borough screens

QUEENS TRIBUNE
Queens World Film Festival Summer Encore

DNAINFO
Watch International Films Under the Stars at Queens Festival

BLACK STAR NEWS
Director Melvin Van Peebles Says Responding To Police Brutality Is Not Complicated

BLOUIN ART INFO
5 Films to See This Week in New York

TIMES LEDGER
Queens World Festival prepares for another run

QUEENS CHRONICLE
We’ll see you — at the movies

QUEENS LEDGER
Forest Hills filmmaker screens short at QWFF

EPOCH TIMES
Sixth Queens World Film Festival debut

BEV'S GIRL FILMS
6Th QWFF Screens 30 Films And Honors Filmmaker Melvin Van Peebles With The "Spirit Of Queens" Award

SUNNY SIDE POST
Sunnyside and Woodside Filmmakers to be Featured in 6th Annual Queens World Film Festival

BLOG TALK RADIO
The 6th Annual Queens World Film Festival

JACKSON HEIGHTS POST
Jackson Heights Filmmakers to be Featured in 6th Annual Queens World Film Festival

NY1
Queens World Film Festival Unveils 2016 Lineup

REVIEW FIX
Katha Cato Talks Queens World Film Festival

ASTORIA POST
Astoria Filmmakers to be Featured in 6th Annual Queens World Film Festival

NY1
Jamaica Bay Documentary Explores Preservation and Restoration After Sandy

FRANCE-AMÉRIQUE
Queens World Film Festival

JHBG NEWSPAPER
The Queens World Film Festival

LIC POST
Long Island City Filmmakers to be Featured in 6th Annual Queens World Film Festival

TIMES LEDGER
Queens World Festival prepares for another run

FREEPRNOW
Big Excitement for Queens World Film Festival 2016

THE QUEENS COURIER
6th annual Queens World Film Festival is biggest it’s ever been

THE QUEENS COURIER
Sunnyside filmmakers use Queens as backdrop for a short film about comedian

amNewYork
The buzz

QUEENS LATINO
Queens World Film Festival from March 15 to 20 Honoring IndieCollect Films

NEW JERSEY STAGE
"Pop Meets the Void" to screen at Museum of the Moving Image

THE QUEENS COURIER
Documentary explores the history of mysterious New York State Pavilion

QUEENS CHRONICLE
Opening March 17: ‘Saving Jamaica Bay’

PAYVAND IRAN NEWS
Iranian films at Queens World Film Festival in New York

MOVIEPILOT
New Trailer : She Sings to the Stars

TEHRAN TIMES
Queens World Film Festival to screen “Oblivion Season”

WORLD JOURNAL
Chinese married to an African made ​​into a film

IRAN DAILY
"Oblivion Season" to open at American festival

THE QUEENS COURIER
Fall in love with these Queens power couples

TIMES LEDGER
Julio Rivera film gets world premiere in Jackson Heights

FESTIVAL REVIEWS
Interview with Katha Cato, Festival Director Queens World Film Festival

THE QUEENS COURIER
Duo behind Queens World Film Festival start Indiegogo campaign to raise funds

JACKSON HEIGHTS POST
Queens World Film Festival Crowdfunding Young Filmmakers Project


2015 EDITION

TIMES LEDGER
Queens World Film Festival holds screenings in Sunnyside

NY DAILY NEWS
Queens World Film Festival to light up screens for sixth year

NY1
Submissions Sought for Queens World Film Festival

NY1
Queens World Film Festival Returns - (WATCH THIS VIDEO)

NEW YORK TIMES
Filmmaker Won’t Weep for the Cuba He Left Behind

CUBA COUNTERPOINTS
CESAR A. SALGADO: Why we should watch Bitter Sugar again today

QUEENS BP
FLIC NIC in Travers Park

NY1
Submissions Sought for Queens World Film Festival

QCHRON
Film Night in Diversity Plaza

QUEENS TRIBUNE
Queens World Film Festival Returns This March

DNAINFO
Watch Films From 30 Countries as Queens World Film Festival Returns

CRAIN'S 5 BOROS
Queens World Film Festival Opens on Tuesday

NY1
Annual World Film Festival Returns to Queens - (WATCH THIS VIDEO)

WE HEART ASTORIA
Celebrating Opening Night at the Queens World Film Festival

INDIA.COM
“Semiotics of Islam”: A Quiet, Important Film For Religious Acceptance

THE QUEENS COURIER
Queens World Film Festival to kick off fifth year

QUEENS LATINO
Queens World Film Festival Starts Tuesday March 17th

NY1
Queens Prepares for World Film Festival Next Week - (WATCH THIS VIDEO)

EL DIARIO NY
Cine multicultural en Queens

THE CHINA PRESS
Chinese director wins the Best Short at QWFF 2015
Video: Chinese director wins the Best Short at QWFF 2015

WORLD JOURNAL
Queens World Film Festival

ASTORIA POST
Queens World Film Festival kicks off Tuesday, with 30 countries represented

PALANTELATINO
Millie & The Lords Movie Screening at Queens World Festival

THE FORUM NEWSGROUP
Queens World Film Festival Boasts 117 Films From 30 Countries

WAMC
Cinematic Rock Opera, 'The Lives Of Hamilton Fish'

THE COURT SQUARE BLOG
Secret Theater one of three venues to host 2015 Queens World Film Festival

SAVANNAH HERALD
Colors: Bangin in South Carolina to be screened at the Queens World Film Festival in New York

BROWNSTONER
Film Festival Holds Trailer Night at Local NY

ASTORIA POST
Queens World Film Festival kicks off with Astoria event

WE HEART ASTORIA
Queens World Film Festival Prepares To Celebrate Their Fifth Year!

TIMES LEDGER
Queens World Film Festival kicks off in Astoria

FILM IRELAND
Cinematography Nomination for ‘I’ve Been a Sweeper’

THE MONITOR
HOMETOWN HOLLYWOOD: Gabrielle Ruiz


2014 EDITION

QWFF
Queens World Film Festival 2014 - (WATCH THIS VIDEO)

QCA
QCA Block Party: Queens World Film Festival

TIMES LEDGER
Queens Impact Awards: Filmmakers present the world to Queens during annual movie festival

NY1
Couple's Queens World Film Festival Celebrates Diverse Filmmakers - (WATCH THIS VIDEO)

QCA
Come to the QCA Block Party - (WATCH THIS VIDEO)

NY1
Queens World Film Festival to Take Place Next Week - (WATCH THIS VIDEO)

NY DAILY NEWS
Indie film director Hal Hartley uses Queens as the backdrop for his new project

MOVOTO
21 Things You Need To Know About Queens Before You Move There

THE GOLDBERG REPORT
The Queens World Film Festival Opens Up and Brings The world of Film To Queens

SOUTH EAST RADIO
"Unfold" Radio Interview - 19th March 2014

THE COURT SQUARE BLOG
Queens World Film Festival: Killer producer sees disconnect in iPhone era
Queens World Film Festival: Perfect Day producers explore senseless tragedy
Queens World Film Festival: Q&A with director Micah Fink on The Abominable Crime

BROWNSTONER
From Features to Documentaries to Shorts at Queens World Film Festival

RADIO FREE WOODHAVEN
Queens World Film Festival - Radio Interview

THE QUEENS COURIER
Local movie maker brings piece of Jackson Heights to Queens World Film Festival

THE QUEENS COURIER
Queens World Film Festival celebrates opening night

THE SOURCE
Queens World Film Festival Coming March 4-9

QUEENS COURIER
Curtain set to rise on 4th Annual Queens World Film Festival

HERENCIA LATINA
The House That Jack Built

THE FORUM
Queens World Film Festival Spotlights Independent Filmmakers

LIC COURT SQUARE
Secret Theater one of four venues to host Queens World Film Festival

NEW YORK WOMEN IN FILM & TELEVISION
Women-Directed Films at Queens World Film Festival

GOTHAMIST
Bringing some of the planet's greatest cinematic work to the borough's finest screens.

QUEER ME UP
Queens World Film Festival’s LGBTQ Program 2014

QUEENS TRIBUNE
Independent Films Celebrated In March

QUEENS LATINO
Festival de cine mundial en Queens

LIC POST
Queens World Film Festival Returns for its fourth year

TIMES LEDGER
Queens World Film Fest set to return for fourth year

FILMFESTIVAL2014.COM
Queens World Film Festival

2013 EDITION

MOVIEMAKER
Festival Spotlight Friday: Queens World Film Festival

NY DAILY NEWS
Third annual Queens World Film Festival kicks off on March 5

NY1 NEWS
Queens Film Fest Puts Spotlight On Local, Unique Talent

QUEENS COURIER
3rd Annual Queens World Film Festival ready for its close-up

HISPANIC BUSINESS
Sherif Sadek, Director of From Queens to Cairo, Goes to Ismailia International Film Festival

SHOOT ONLINE
Sherif Sadek, Director of Award-Winning "From Queens to Cairo" Heads to Madrid International Film Festival

TIMES LEDGER
Queens Screens the World
Third Queens World Film Festival opens in Astoria

TRUSTMOVIES
The Queens World Film Festival 2013 It's back -- and (much) bigger than ever

QUEENS TRIBUNE
Film Festival Returns To Queens

QUEENS GAZETTE
Independent Film Fest Coming To Queens

QUEENSBUZZ
The Leading Film Festival in Queens

INDIENYC
Filmmaker Profile: L.E. Salas - Queens World Film Festival
The 3rd Annual Queens World Film Festival Opens March 5
Interview: Katha Cato - Queens World Film Festival
Filmmaker Profile: Andrew Lewis - Queens World Film Festival
Filmmaker Profile: William Cusick - Queens World Film Festival

QUEENS CHRONICLE
Watch out, Cannes -- here comes Queens!

LONG ISLAND CITY POST
Queens World Film Festival begins Tuesday, March 5

DNAINFO.COM
Queens World Film Festival Returns for its Third Year
Award-Winning Jackson Heights Filmmaker Showcases Nabe in Movie

BOROMAG
Queens World Film Festival

QUEENSLATINO
Comienza el Festival de Cine Mundial de Queens y hasta el sábado 10 de marzo

OUTDOORMOVIES.COM
Third annual Queens World Film Festival to be held next month

LEZ GET REAL
The 3rd Annual Queens World Film Festival 3/5-3/10

LONG ISLAND CITY PARTNERSHIP
Queens World Film Festival: The Sound of Music

FILMWAX RADIO
Radio Interview with QWFF Programmer Don Cato

LICNYC
Queens World Film Festival Returns for its Third Year

UNIVERSITY OF OREGON ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
The 3rd Annual Queens World Film Festival

W. W. NORTON & COMPANY
Stonefaced: The Documentary



2012 EDITION

UNIVERSAL FILM MAGAZINE
The QWFF Recipe for Success

NY DAILY NEWS
Queens World Film Festival opens Thursday

NY1
Queens Film Festival Gives Credit To Local Talent

THE EXAMINER
The Queens World Film Festival

QUEENS TRIBUNE
Festival Presents Films From Around The World

QUEENS BUZZ
You Might See The Next Oscar Film Here

THE TICKER
Queens World Film Festival showcases foreign and local talent

TRUSTMOVIES
Heads Up! The QUEENS WORLD FILM FESTIVAL comes to town

QUEENS COURIER
Queens World Film Festival: Around the world, around the corner

LEZ GET REAL
Queens World Film Festival Announces LGBT Line Up

SOULHEAD
Monkey Gang: The Mockumentary Movie Review by Jay Fingers

BIG D THE P
Queens World Film Festival Will Show Rock Mystery & Rap Mockumentary

Q GAZETTE
Amalgamated Bank Encouraging Young Filmmakers At Queens World Film Festival

THE URBAN DAILY
Rap Comedy "Monkey Gang" Will Premiere At Queens World Film Festival

GREENPOINT STAR
The Queens World Film Festival is back in action

QUEENS CHRONICLE
A world film festival here at home

QUEENS LATINO
Queens World Film Festival opens March 1

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
A Film Festival Scam Artist Becomes the Star

EMOTION FILMS
Closed For The Season Screens at Queens World Film Festival

THE IT FACTOR
Alycia Kaback Announces Katha Cato to be Featured on The IT Factor Philadelphia

PATCH
Film Focuses on The Dangers of Academic Stress

MAYOR'S OFFICE OF FILM THEATRE & BROADCASTING
Queens World Film Festival

TEHRAN TIMES
Iranian animation to open New York film festival

PRESSTV
Queens World Film Festival to screen Bahram animation

NEWS ONE FOR BLACK AMERICA
Queens World Film Festival Showcases Diversity In Film

THE URBAN DAILY
Queens World Film Festival Will Show Rock Mystery & Rap Mockumentary

COMMUNITY COMMUNICATO
JH Hosts 2nd QUEENS WORLD Film Fest

STARDUST BLUE MEDIA
#whilewewatch Nominated Best Short Documentary Queens World Film Festival!



2011 EDITION

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
Lights Camera taking some Action

TIMES LEDGER
New sponsors step in to replace Queens film fest

TIMES LEDGER
The Reel Queens: New organizers step in to replace Queens International Film Fest

QUEENS BUZZ
Queens World Film Festival - Film Festival Makes Its Debut In Jackson Heights

GREEN POINT STAR
Reeling in the world at the Queens World Film Festival

FOREST HILLS TIMES
Reeling in the world at the Queens World Film Festival

IT’S QUEENS
Katha & Don Cato

QUEENS LEDGER
Reeling in the world at the Queens World Film Festival

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
Curtain rises on Queens World Film Festival thanks to husband and wife team

THE QNOTE
Film Festival Redux

QUEENS TRIBUNE
Festival In Boro This Weekend

TIMES LEDGER
Curtain is raised on first Queens World Film Festival

TIMES LEDGER
Curtain to rise on Queens World Film Festival

QUEENS LATINO
Queens World Film Festival Supported by Amalgamated Bank

QUEENS COURIER
Queen World Film Festival finds fans

QUEENS COURIER
Actor becomes award winning filmmaker

BARUCH COLLEGE, THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
Director’s permit granted

THE TICKER
Film festival highlights Queens

QUEENS BUZZ
Queens World Film Festival - Friday Night At The Movies




   

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