Greenwich International Film Festival Social Impact Film Showcase Kicks Off Tomorrow!

Greenwich International Film Festival Social Impact Film Showcase February 18-21

The films included in the Social Impact Film Showcase are ASIAFATHER (OATC)IN THE NAME OF THE LAND (AU NOM DE LA TERRE),  MARVELOUS AND THE BLACK HOLE ROSE PLAYS JULIESHIVA BABY, THERE IS NO EVIL (SHEYTAN VOJUD NADARAD), THE BOY FROM MEDELLÍN, CHOCOLATE ROAD, THROUGH THE NIGHT.
 
Q&A SCHEDULE:
 
ROSE PLAYS JULIE - Saturday, 2/20 at 12:00 PM EST - Moderator: Colleen deVeer Director Christine Molloy & Joe Lawlor Cast: Ann Skelly, Orla Brady From The Rowan Center Luke Robbins, Director of Counseling.
 
IN THE NAME OF THE LAND - Saturday, 2/20 at 2:00 PM EST - Moderator: Renee Ketcham Director Édouard Bergeon Cast: Guillaume Canet Translator Ellen Sowchek, Expert: Jack Algiere, Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture
 
CHOCOLATE ROAD - Sunday, 2/21 at 12:00 PM EST - Moderator: Samantha Ryan Director, Tanya Chuturkova. (EDIT- ADD) Producer: Kim E. Wang Key subjects: Maribel Lieberman, Mikkel Friis-Holm.
 
The award ceremony for the Best Social Impact Film will take place virtually on Saturday, February 20 at 5pm EST.  The winner of the Best Social Impact Film will be awarded $10,000 from Ann Bresnan Young.  The winner will be selected by GIFF jurors Ann Bresnan Young, President of the Bill and Ann Bresnan Foundation, Ryan Harrington, VP of National Geographic Documentary Films and filmmaker Eric Heimbold, Owner of Marabou Pictures LLC & Eric Heimbold Studio.

More information on the Social Impact Film Showcase can be found at https://www.greenwichfilm.org/. Please let us know if you are interested in coverage.