It's a good start to the new year.
The Winter Film Awards has selected H.O.P.E. Was Here as 1 of just 6 documentaries to screen among 73 films at its 4th annual independent film festival in New York, NY next month.
The team behind the Winter Film Awards, a rapidly growing NYC festival dedicated to showcasing emerging filmmakers worldwide, released its 2015 official press release and selection list yesterday. This year's 4-day festival, packed with film screenings, discussion panels and networking events, will take place February 25 - 28 in the heart of Times Square and features a diverse lineup of narrative feature films, documentaries, short films, music videos and student films from 27 countries around the globe.
H.O.P.E. Was Here will screen on Friday, February 27 during Block I, from 12 p.m. - 3:15 p.m., at the Blue Diamond Theater at 777 8th Avenue. Tickets can be purchased starting mid-January from http://winterfilmawards.com. If you plan to attend, please drop the H.O.P.E. team a line! Email firstname.lastname@example.org or find us on facebook or twitter (@HOPEWasHereFilm).