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Tff17 the exception 1


  • Release Year: 2016
  • Runtime: 107 minutes
  • Directed By: David Leveaux
  • Country: USA, U.K.
A riveting World War II thriller, The Exception follows German soldier Stefan Brandt, tasked with investigating exiled German Monarch Kaiser Wilhelm II, only to find himself drawn into an unexpected and passionate romance with mysterious housemaid Mieke. When Heinrich Himmler, head of the SS, comes for an unexpected visit, secrets are revealed, allegiances tested, and Brandt is forced to make the ultimate choice between honoring his country and following his heart.

After the Premiere Screening: A conversation with director David Leveaux and actor Christopher Plummer. |Read More
Drama, Thriller, First Time Filmmaker
Hardlovinwoman web 1


  • Release Year: N/A
  • Runtime: 36 minutes
On April 15, a special evening of short films with a musical performance will serve as the Festival Hub film program opener. Michael Rapaport will debut his short documentary Hard Lovin' Woman which explores the sacrifices acclaimed actress, Juliette Lewis, makes to pursue her first love, music. The rock band, Juliette and the Licks, will perform following the screening. It will be preceded by the short on artist Bradley Theodore, Becoming: Bradley Theodore, directed by Matt Pizzano. |Read More
Tff17 from the ashes web2


  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 82 minutes
  • Directed By: Michael Bonfiglio
  • Country: USA
From the Ashes captures Americans in communities across the country as they wrestle with the legacy of the coal industry and what its future should be under the Trump Administration. From Appalachia to the West’s Powder River Basin, the film goes beyond the rhetoric of the “war on coal” to present compelling and often heartbreaking stories about what’s at stake for our economy, health, and climate. From the Ashes invites audiences to learn more about an industry on the edge and what it means for their lives.

Before the Premiere Screening: Special introduction by three-term Mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg.

After the Premiere Screening: A conversation with director Michael Bonfiglio, Founder & CEO of Coalfield Development Corporation, Brandon Dennison, director of the Sierra Club's Beyond Coal Campaign, Mary Anne Hitt, and film subject Misti O'Quinn to discuss the state of the American coal industry. Moderated by Edward Norton. |Read More
Documentary, Environmental
Geezer web 1


  • Release Year: 2016
  • Runtime: 86 minutes
  • Directed By: Lee Kirk
  • Country: USA
Perry (Billie Joe Armstrong) is a happily married father of two living a comfortable but sedate life in the suburbs. On the occasion of his 40th birthday, he seeks to revisit his former life as the lead singer in a popular punk band though his middle-aged reality quickly (and hilariously) clashes with the indulgences of his youth. |Read More
Drama, Comedy, Music
Ghostheads web 1


  • Release Year: 2016
  • Runtime: 64 minutes
  • Directed By: Brendan Mertens
  • Country: USA, Canada
Join us for a special sneak preview screening of Brendan Mertens' documentary exploring the many faces of Ghostbusters fandom and celebrating 30 years of one of cinema’s most iconic franchises.Featuring interviews with Dan Aykroyd, Ivan Reitman, Sigourney Weaver, and Paul Feig. |Read More
Documentary, New York


  • Release Year: N/A
  • Runtime: 16 minutes
  • Directed By: Eva Longoria
  • Country: USA
Watch ¡Go Sebastien Go! and scenes from other entries in ESPN’s Verses series, shining a light on achievement both inside and out of the arena. Stay for a conversation with executive producer Eva Longoria and Versus series director Retta (Parks and Recreation) on sports and activism. |Read More


  • Release Year: N/A
  • Runtime: 30 minutes
  • Directed By: Spike Lee
In Super Bowl XLII, the Giants were down to the undefeated New England Patriots when Eli Manning spotted David Tyree, setting up one of the most renowned plays in football history. Stay for a conversation with Tyree and director Spike Lee about the play and the qualities that make sports great. |Read More
Hawaiian 2 pubs


  • Release Year: 2013
  • Runtime: 100 minutes
  • Directed By: Sam George
  • Country: USA
Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie Aikau examines the legacy of the fearless big wave surfer and first-ever North Shore lifeguard beyond inspiring one of surfing’s most famous catchphrases, “Eddie Would Go.” Through interviews, reenactments and dynamic historical footage, professional-surfer-turned-filmmaker Sam George uncovers Aikau’s little-known personal and family history and finds a compelling allegory for the reclaiming of Hawaiian culture. |Read More
Action, Sports, Documentary
Herblock 1


  • Release Year: 2013
  • Runtime: 95 minutes
  • Directed By: Michael Stevens
  • Country: USA
Herbert Block’s career at The Washington Post spanned fifty-five years and thirteen presidents, a timeframe in which he claimed three Pulitzer Prizes, the Medal of Freedom and a significant role in President Nixon’s resignation. Ben Bradlee, Tom Brokaw, Bob Woodward, Carl Bernstein, Jules Feiffer, Ted Koppel and Jon Stewart are among the witnesses to Block’s life, work and indelible contribution to American satire in this inviting documentary. |Read More
Frank sinatra 1 web2


  • Release Year: 1956
  • Runtime: 112 minutes
  • Directed By: Charles Walters
  • Country: USA
Musician C.K. Dexter-Haven (Bing Crosby) enlists enterprising tabloid reporter Mike Connor (Sinatra) to help him win back the heart of his ex-wife (Grace Kelly) in this classic musical remake of The Philadelphia Story, featuring songs by Cole Porter and a guest appearance by the great Louis Armstrong. |Read More
Romantic Comedy


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