NY Festival Update


The festival is under way and we already are thrilled to see such a great turnout. With so many amazing films screening this year, we had no doubt our festival goers would be satisfied. If you have not purchased your tickets yet, check the full schedule and buy tickets here!

Just to give you a look at what is to come, here are some special events happening during the festival. First, a special appearance by Tonier ‘Neen’ Cain from the documentary Healing Neen. She will be present at the Q&A of her screening to answer audience questions and give an personal look at her incredible story. We are also excited to have Dan Schechter, Director of Supporting Characters, who will be at the screening of the film to accept the jury award for Best Feature Length Narrative! We are also pleased to announce two classic films that will be screening on closing night of the festival, May 17th! First Blood will be screening at 7:00pm, followed by Predator at 9:30pm.

With so many amazing screenings and Q&As, we hope you will come join us for the United Film Festival – New York running May 11th-17th!