August 30, 2012 —
NARROWSBURG, NY — Sponsors and volunteers are currently being solicited for the first Big Eddy Film Festival, scheduled for Friday, September 14 through Sunday, September 16. A venue for new independent films, the event, produced by the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance (DVAA) in collaboration with the newly formed Catskill Film Commission, will be held at the Tusten Theatre at 210 Bridge St.
The festival will kick off Friday night with an Opening Night Gala and the screening of a feature film, the Tribeca Films release “For Ellen,” directed by So Yong Kim and starring Paul Dano and John Heder, at the Tusten Theatre. The rest of the weekend will showcase feature films, documentaries and shorts, along with Q&As with filmmakers, a youth video program and several special events throughout the remainder of the weekend. Visit www.BigEddyFilm.com  or call the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance at 845/252-7576.