The Astoria Film Festival is hosting its opening reception on Friday, June 8 from 8 to 10 p.m. at Zenon Taverna at 34-10 31st Avenue.
The film festival itself will be on Saturday, June 9, with screenings and filmmaker introductions at The Zukor Theater at Kaufman Astoria Studios, located at 35-11 35th Avenue.
After the screenings of the short films, the festival will host an awards ceremony at 4 p.m., followed by an after party at George’s Restaurant at 5 p.m.
Read more about the organizers of the Astoria Film Festival, including local filmmaker Marc Lyons, here.
Purchase tickets to the Astoria Film Festival here.
And to learn more about the films that will be shown, visit their website at www.astoriafilmfestival.org.