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Film Festivals Celebrate Snow and More This Month

November 1, 2011 - This November, local film festivals will explore wildly different worlds – from snow sports to South Asian cinema.

Big Apple Film Festival
From November 1-6, the Big Apple Film Festival will feature high quality films from the New York City independent film community. The festival also presents awards for achievement in filmmaking, screenwriting and acting. For a complete schedule, visit

South Asian International Film Festival
The South Asian International Film Festival is committed to showcasing dynamic new voices in South Asian cinema. From November 9-15, the festival will present full-length films, shorts and documentaries in a variety of genres. For more information, visit

Snow Film Fest NYC
Snow Film Fest NYC’s mission is to celebrate the diversity of the snow lifestyle by bringing varied perspectives of snow to a wide audience. Taking place November 10-12, the festival will showcase a wide range of short and feature films as well as Q&A sessions with notable snow athletes. Visit for more info.

chashama Film Festival
The chashama Film Festival features work by international artists addressing social, political and cultural issues. From November 10-13, this non-profit festival will present documentaries, features and shorts, as well as discussions with filmmakers. For more information, visit

African American Women in Cinema Film Festival
The African American Women in Cinema Film Festival provides a platform for the vibrant work of minority women filmmakers. From November 17-19, this year’s festival will shine a spotlight on talented women from all over the world. For further details, visit

African Diaspora International Film Festival
Film lovers in NYC will be able to discover 63 films produced in 37 different countries as part of the 19th annual edition of the African Diaspora International Film Festival. From Jordan to Australia, from Kenya to Mexico, from Guadeloupe toto the USA, a rich selection of dramas, comedies and documentary films will have their US and NY premiere in ADIFF 2011, which runs from November 25-December 13. For more information, visit
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