Nonprofit screens indie films for free in Dumbo

Some residents in Dumbo got a free preview of some independent films Tuesday night.

The event was part of IFP Film Week, set up to help emerging filmmakers create and find distributors for their movies.

The event was part of IFP Film Week, set up to help emerging filmmakers create and find distributors for their movies. (9/20/16)

BROOKLYN - Some residents in Dumbo got a free preview of some independent films Tuesday night.

The Independent Filmmaker Project, a Dumbo-based nonprofit, screened 20 short films in Brooklyn Bridge Park for free before they are set to hit the festival circuit this fall.

The event was part of IFP Film Week, set up to help emerging filmmakers create and find distributors for their movies.

Many of the films previewed Tuesday typically find homes at major film festivals like Sundance and South by Southwest.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Police say two black men in their 20s 1 10-year-old thwarts Canarsie home invasion
The New York City Transit Museum welcomed kids 2 NYC Transit Museum welcomes kids with special needs
As News 12 has reported, Haste shot and 3 Officer quits to avoid firing after shooting of unarmed teen
A man was seriously injured in a fire 4 Man critically injured in Ocean Hill fire
News 12 Brooklyn asked residents what they like 5 Word on the Street: Inauguration Day

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE