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2017 High Falls Film Festival

Events

  1. Kodak 16mm Filmmaking Workshop

    Workshop / 120 mins
    A hands-on 16mm workshop presented by Kodak. Free participation, space limited, registration required.
    Kodak Filmmaking Workshop Session 1

    Festival Lounge
    Saturday, November 4, 2017 9:30 am

    Kodak Filmmaking Workshop Session 2

    Festival Lounge
    Saturday, November 4, 2017 12:00 pm

    Kodak Filmmaking Workshop Session 3

    Festival Lounge
    Saturday, November 4, 2017 2:15 pm


  2. Friday Night After Party

    Following the Friday night screenings join us at Victoire Belgian Bistro for post-film conversation and celebration! No cover/cash bar. Complimentary light snacks.

    Preceded by: Bean – with Q & A, The Last Animals – with Q & A

    Friday Night After Party

    Victoire Belgian Bistro
    Friday, November 3, 2017 8:30 pm No cover/cash bar.

    Preceded By:
    Bean – with Q&A

    The Little Theatre - #5
    Friday, November 3, 2017 8:30 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets

    Preceded By:
    The Last Animals – with Q&A

    The Little Theatre - #1
    Friday, November 3, 2017 6:30 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets


  3. Susan B. Anthony “Failure Is Impossible” Award Ceremony

    Event
    High Falls Film Festival is honored to present the 2017 Susan B. Anthony "Failure Is Impossible" Award to Nancy Schreiber, ASC in recognition of her outstanding contributions to the art of filmmaking as one of the few female cinematographers in the industry.

    Precedes: The Divine Order – Opening Film

    Susan B. Anthony Award Ceremony

    The Little Theatre - #1
    Thursday, November 2, 2017 5:30 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets

    Precedes:
    The Divine Order – Opening Night Film

    The Little Theatre - #1
    Thursday, November 2, 2017 7:00 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets


  4. Thursday “Coffee Chat” – FREE Admission

    Coffee Chat / 60 mins
    Engage with filmmakers and festival fans from a front-row-seat during an intimate and informal one-hour talk.
    Coffee Chat – Opening Night

    Festival Lounge
    Thursday, November 2, 2017 4:30 pm FREE


  5. Opening Night Party at Arbor Loft

    Party / 180 mins
    Join us for a fabulous opening party at Arbor Loft, the elegant event space overlooking Downtown Rochester and the East End. Mingle with visiting filmmakers and film fans and enjoy decadent desserts, hors d’oeuvres, and a cash bar plus live music.

    Preceded by: The Divine Order – Opening Film, Seeing Is Believing – Women Direct with Q & A

    Opening Night Party

    Arbor Loft
    Thursday, November 2, 2017 9:00 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets

    Preceded By:
    The Divine Order – Opening Night Film

    The Little Theatre - #1
    Thursday, November 2, 2017 7:00 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets

    Preceded By:
    Seeing Is Believing: Women Direct – with Q&A

    The Little Theatre - #5
    Thursday, November 2, 2017 8:30 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets


  6. Friday “Coffee Chat” – FREE Admission

    Coffee Chat / 60 mins
    Engage with filmmakers and festival fans from a front-row-seat during an intimate and informal one-hour talk, featuring the NY LOVES FILM Roundtable.
    Coffee Chat – Saturday Morning

    Festival Lounge
    Saturday, November 4, 2017 10:30 am FREE


  7. Saturday “Coffee Chat” – FREE Admission

    Coffee Chat / 60 mins
    Engage with filmmakers and festival fans from a front-row-seat during an intimate and informal one-hour talk. Special guest, entertainment lawyer Mark Costello of Boylan Code LLP.

  8. NY LOVES FILM Roundtable – FREE Admission

    Panel Discussion / 60 mins
    Meet the team from the New York State Governor’s Office of Motion Picture & Television Development for a roundtable discussion of all things productive in New York State – tax credits, location scouting, finding stages and crew, and more. Whether you’re a first time filmmaker wondering where to start or a veteran producer looking to catch up on the latest, this informal face-to-face Q&A is an invaluable opportunity to meet Team NY and hear, firsthand about all the great things New York State has to offer.
    NY LOVES FILM Roundtable/Coffee Chat

    Festival Lounge
    Friday, November 3, 2017 4:30 pm FREE


  9. Saturday Night Spotlight Party

    Party
    Cap off the biggest day of the festival with us at the East End's hippest venue, Ballroom 384 at City Grill, located at 384 East Avenue.

    Preceded by: SOOF-2, The Tree

    Saturday Spotlight Party

    Ballroom 384 at City Grill
    Saturday, November 4, 2017 9:00 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets

    Preceded By:
    SOOF-2

    The Little Theatre - #5
    Saturday, November 4, 2017 7:30 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets

    Preceded By:
    The Tree – with Q&A

    The Little Theatre - #1
    Saturday, November 4, 2017 5:30 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets


  10. Sunday “Coffee Chat” – FREE Admission

    Coffee Chat / 60 mins
    Engage with filmmakers and festival fans from a front-row-seat during an intimate and informal one-hour talk.
    Coffee Chat – Sunday Morning

    Festival Lounge
    Sunday, November 5, 2017 10:30 am FREE