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West Chester Film Festival Preview

Now in its 10th year, the acclaimed West Chester Film Festival presents an exciting mix of independent short films from both amateur and professional filmmakers from around the world. The festival will begin this weekend, on Friday, April 25 and last through Sunday, April 27. Take a look at the short video below for a preview of what to expect and visit www.westchesterfilmfestival.com.

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West Chester Film Festival Coming this Month!

west chester film festivalThe 2014 West Chester Film Festival is coming up on April 25-27, 2014! The annual event will feature short films, submitted by independent filmmakers from around the world. The lineup of films for this year’s Fest is set! Screeners combed through hundreds of films to pick the best ones to bring to West Chester, and we know you will love them. From Oscar nominees to world premieres, from Philadelphia to Brazil, or from cartoons to terrifying reality, this year’s collection of films is sure to dazzle, entertain, and educate. For more information on the lineup click here or visit www.westchesterfilmfestival.com.

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West Chester Film Festival Ticket Stub Coupon

Did you attend the 2013 West Chester Film Festival this past weekend? If so, present your West Chester Film Festival ticket stub to any of the below participating businesses through May 10, 2013, for special discounts and offers!

Retail: 

  • FAIRMAN’S Skate, Snow & Surf Shop (43 W Gay St) — 20% discount on all clothing & footwear
  • Jane Chalfant (123 N High St) — 15% discount on any two items
  • Penwick Design (132 N High St) — 15% discount on any one item
  • Feminique (104 N Church St) — $4 discount on any massage product
  • Green Eyed Lady (132 W Gay St) — 10% discount on entire purchase of regularly priced items
  • Kreutz Creek Winery (44 E Gay St) 20% discount on all wine bottle purchases
  • Ruby Slippers (18 N High St) — 15% discount on any two items of shoes, clothing & handbags
  • Nutrition Does It (113 N High St) — sample nutritious items and learn about healthy food choices
  • The 5 Senses (133 W Market St) — 15% discount on your entire purchase (excluding consigned & sale items)
  • Bella & Betty (117 W Gay St) — 15% discount on your entire purchase (excluding consigned & sale items and other offers)
  • Artistic Eyewear (127 N High) 20% discount on prescription eyewear and sunglasses

Restaurants: 

Lodging: 

  • Faunbrook B&B — 15% discount for guest stays when mentioning Film Festival based on availability

 

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The West Chester Film Festival Begins Tonight!

The eighth annual West Chester Film Festival, which will feature short films submitted by independent film makers from around the world, is set to take place this weekend. The festival kicks off  tonight at Side Bar in West Chester, and it continues through Sunday evening with a closing awards party at The Note.

The screenings are broken up into two-hour blocks that contain a range of film lengths and genres. The screening locations are split between the Chester County Historical Society and the Knights of Columbus. Submitted films can be up to 30 minutes in length and they will be juried by a panel of professionals in the industry. Winners will be chosen according to content, innovation and technical execution.

Organizers expect about 3,000 people for the event who will be able to choose which of the more than 70 films offered. The festival will also hold three workshops that are free for the public. This years featured workshops include ; Documentary Filmmaking from Start to Finish presented by Sixx King, A Short and Funny History of Film presented by Marc Lapadula and Film Acting, Stage Acting and Auditions! What’s it all about? presented by Therese Walden-Murphy. Throughout the weekend, attendees are encouraged to stop by Fennario for a chance to chat with the filmmakers.

Tickets will be available at the doors of all venues and online at the festival’s website. Prices are $8 per 2-hour block of films, $6 for seniors and students and $5 for members of the West Chester Film Festival. A festival for all of the film blocks can be purchased for $50.

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This Weekend is the West Chester Film Festival!

The mission of the West Chester Film Festival is to EntertainEnlighten and Educate the public through the presentation of global independent and innovative short film and interactive workshops by hosting an annual International Short Film Festival. The short term goal is to present a self-sustaining annual film festival. The dream and long-term goal is to permanently house the Festival in a Performing Arts Center or Theater in the Borough of West Chester, presenting independent film and giving a voice to up and coming artists. The West Chester Film Festival is a 501c3 non-profit organization.

Join us for the eighth West Chester Film Festival over the weekend of April 27-29, 2012. They will screen short films, up to 30 minutes in length, submitted by independent filmmakers from around the world. Submissions are juried by a panel of industry professionals and winners chosen according to content, innovation and technical execution. We anticipate attendance of 3,000 film lovers this year. Become a sponsor and support the West Chester Film Festival. For more information visit www.westchesterfilmfestival.com

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The West Chester Film Festival | April 27th-29th

The 2012 West Chester Film Festival schedule is now online! Plan your weekend now so you don’t miss any of this year’s Official Selections. Then buy your tickets online to make sure you get a seat! They are screening in two venues this year, The Chester County Historical Society and the Knights of Columbus, so you’ll have plenty of opportunity to watch…

“The mission of the West Chester Film Festival is to EntertainEnlighten and Educate the public through the presentation of global independent and innovative short film and interactive workshops by hosting an annual International Short Film Festival. Join us for the eighth West Chester Film Festival over the weekend of April 27-29, 2012. We will screen short films, up to 30 minutes in length, submitted by independent filmmakers from around the world. Submissions are juried by a panel of industry professionals and winners chosen according to content, innovation and technical execution. We anticipate attendance of 3,000 film lovers this year.”  For more information visit their website www.westchesterfilmfestival.com.

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