A fantastic opening night for FilmFest52. A SOLD OUT show of The Wrecking Crew. Thanks to Tom Carruthers from FilmFest 52 and Michael Bick from Some Things Fishy Catering for a wonderful evening.
Film Fest 52 is a 52-week a year film festival that launches May 6th at The Bethel Cinema.
Film Fest 52 will have all the bells and whistles of an intense multi-day destination festival including lots of films (220-240 per year), Q&As with directors, producers and cast members, industry educational workshops, panels and keynotes, and of course; premieres, after parties, and industry networking.
Film Fest 52 will take place on Wednesday nights when it screens films competing for Best of The Fest awards in more than a dozen categories including: Best: Narrative and Documentary Features, Student Films (Youngster, Middle School, High School, College and Graduate Student), International, Animation, Environmental, Sports, Experimental and even the quarterly “Show Us Your Shorts” PSA Competition...just to name a few.
Workshops, demonstrations and other educational events will take place on more than 2-dozen Saturdays and/or Sundays over the year. Our goal is to provide a strong film and new media educational component. Introducing the craft of visual story telling to students and expanding the skills of experienced filmmakers is of the utmost importance in today’s world of communications and movie making. Here at The Bethel Cinema, we will have the ability to improve access for the regions community residents to enjoy a wider selection of visual arts, while also offering top-notch film and new media educational components that are available to everyone.
Film Fest 52 with have a limited number of quarterly discount passes available.
Single Tickets: With the exception of some FF52 special events, ticket prices will be the regular Bethel Cinema prices: $10.50 General Admission, $9.00 Seniors, Matinees before 6pm and children 12 and under. Tickets and passes can be purchased in advance at www.Bethelcinema.com or by visiting the box office during business hours at 269 Greewood Ave. Bethel, CT 06801 (203)778-2100.