The Stony Brook Film Festival returns to the Stellar Center on July 21-30 for the festival’s 27th installment. The festival brings together 38 films from over 28 countries.
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“This year’s festival is a family affair, with several real family members making films and returning members of our Stony Brook family,” says festival co-programmer Kent Marks. “Our standalone Sunday night feature, moves a lot it’s a movie about my motherWhich was filmed in Ithaca, starring real-life siblings Tess and Will Harrison, and was written and directed by Tess. ,
2022 Stony Brook Film Festival will have its inaugural North American premiere peaceful, With Catherine Deneuve, Benot Magimel and Gabriel A. Sarah.
A life-affirming drama about acceptance and resilience. peaceful Benjamin, an ailing acting teacher, as he navigates his final months and days.
The beating heart of the film comes from real-life Gabriel Sarah, an oncologist at Manhattan’s Mount Sinai Hospital, who works with Benjamin’s very own human expert, Dr. Play the role of Ed.
“Catherine Deneuve’s powerful performance as Benjamin’s mother is unforgettable,” promise festival organizers.
Reflections on Contemporary Issues, Two Festival Films, olga Yes berensteinBoth are set in and around Ukraine, and both date to a time when the Ukrainian people faced repressive regimes, either from the Nazis or their own government.
Festival-goers can purchase a Gold Pass ($250) or Festival Pass ($125) in advance. Click here to see what you get on each type of pass. Personal passes start at $20.
Women in front of and behind the camera will also be at the center of the festival this year. The opening and closing evening’s feature films and short films were made by female directors.
Of the 38 films at the festival, 17 were directed by women.
“The diversity of filmmakers is a hallmark of the Stony Brook Film Festival, with film students, seasoned professionals and nine budding directors represented this year,” Inkles said. “We are delighted that this year filmmakers from across the world have joined us for our first screening. ,
He also bragged that the Steller Center, located on the Stony Brook University campus, is home to Long Island’s largest screen, “to make movies look the way they were meant to be seen.”
“Not only are these movies not available in any streaming format, but you can also listen directly to the filmmakers, ask them a question in our live Q&A, and even vote for your favorites. can,” Inkles said.
For 27 years, the Stony Brook Film Festival has welcomed 549 filmmakers from 78 different countries and presented nearly 55 world premieres and more than 75 US premieres.
About 1,100 independent films from around the world were screened at the festival. It begins with an opening night and ends with an awards ceremony and a closing night.
All pass holders will hear from filmmakers throughout the festival and have the opportunity to review and vote on their favorite films to help choose the 2022 winners.
For more information visit www.stoneybrookfilmfestival.com.
Thursday, July 21, 2022
Speciality: Prashant,122 Minutes, France (North American Premiere)
small: lentini11 minutes, United States
Friday, July 22, 2022
Speciality: Olga, 95 min, Switzerland, France, Ukraine
small: cooking tales. 22 Minutes, UK
Speciality: world text, 101 Minutes, United States
small: before seven o’clock15 minutes, United States
Saturday 23 July
Documentary Function: jackie styles story, 94 minutes, United States
Speciality: Vs, 108 Minutes, Germany
small: little boy drummer10 minutes, United States
Speciality: peace in the valley, 88 Minutes, United States
small: Raise, 15 minutes, United States
Sunday 24 July 2022
Documentary Function: Naseema, 85 minutes, United States
Speciality: berenstein110 minutes, Israel and Ukraine
small: switcheroo10 minutes, United States
Speciality: it’s a movie about my mother60 Minutes, United States
small: north star,30 Minutes, USA
Monday 25 July
Speciality: take the road, 93 min, Iran
small: the heat of the bees23 min, Finland
Speciality: sokkarai23 Minutes, Korea
small: save elody11 Minutes, UK
Tuesday, July 26, 2022
Speciality: hard case soft case99 Minutes, France
small: almost winter14 minutes, United States
Speciality: Justice Rabbit King101 Minutes, New Zealand
small: dress10 minutes, United States
Wednesday, July 27, 2022
Speciality: picture of victory128 minutes, Israel
small: Milk9 Minutes, UK
Speciality: evidence85 Minutes, France
small: free fall19 Minutes, France
Thursday, July 28, 2022
Speciality: Haute couture100 Minutes, France
small: forest15 Minutes, Australia
Speciality: sea children82 min, South Africa
small: Usmane25 Minutes, Canada
Friday, July 29, 2022
Speciality: Vera dreams of the sea82 min, Republic of Kosovo, Albania and Macedonia
small: everything that shines23 Minutes, UK
Speciality: black box129 minutes, France and Belgium
small: Ayesha13 Minutes, Germany
Saturday 30 July 2022
Speciality: lost means of transport101 min, Netherlands, Luxembourg, German
small: found, 20 minutes, United States
closing evening award
To purchase passes or tickets or for more information, visit www.stonybrookfilmfestival.com or call (631) 632-ARTS.
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