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 are looking for at least one suspect 1 Police: 1 killed, 1 hurt in Canarsie shooting
Police say three men lead officers on a 2 Chopper 12 over police search in Brooklyn
A teen has died after police say he 3 Teen killed after attempting jump from train to platform in Brooklyn
News 12 Brooklyn asked residents what they think 4 Word of the Street: Best Job Aspects
5 VIDEO: Extended interview with Lu-Shawn Thompson

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 Brooklyn nightside.

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