Film Festivals Introduce Locals to New Works in May
By Jasmine Carayol
May 10, 2010 - In May, local film festivals showcase works from international filmmakers.
Bosnian-Herzegovinian Film Festival The 7th Annual Bosnian-Herzegovinian Film Festival (BHFF) will take place on May 14 and 15. Held at Tribeca Cinemas, BHFF will display contemporary Bosnian-Herzegovinian cinematography. The BHFF provides exposure for both emerging and established Bosnian-Herzegovinian filmmakers and allows for a greater understanding of the country, culture and history through film. Visit the website at http://www.bhffnyc.org/index.htm for more information.
At the Tribeca Film Festival, the “Made in NY” film Monogamy won the award for Best New York Narrative. Directed by Dana Adam Shapiro, the film follows a Brooklyn wedding photographer whose side job involves taking surveillance photos.