MFI North Fork Film Festival is a three-day event dedicated to the promotion of education and creative expression in the art of filmmaking.
The festival program consists of the SHORT FILM COMPETITION screenings, NORTH FORK FILMS screenings (student films created during MFI’s Gold Program) as well as several celebrity guest screenings, seminars, workshops and discussions.
ABOUT MANHATTAN FILM INSTITUTE
Manhattan Film Institute is a boutique conservatory with a world-class faculty. It is a place that nurtures aspirations and enriches careers for both budding and established artists.
Every year for the past eight years, MFI has accepted 25 actors and 25 directors to participate in the GOLD program, making 25 original short films in two weeks. The program includes several prestigious guest speakers and culminates with a screening of the Gold Program Shorts at the historic GREENPORT THEATRE. 2019 marks the first year MFI will add a short film competition block to our July Festival.
SPECIAL CELEBRITY GUEST SCREENINGS
THE GOODBYE GIRL followed by a Q&A with Marsha Mason
A BRONX TALE followed by Q&A with Academy Award Nominee Chazz Palminteri who will receive MFI’s Lifetime Achievement Award.
More screenings and seminars to be announced soon. For more information visit MFI’s website.