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Manhattan Short Film Festival

September 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

$8

Filmgoers in Okoboji can unite with over 100,000 film-lovers around the world during the week of Sept 28 – Oct 8 when the 20th Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival screens at the Pearson Lakes Art Center on Friday, September 29 at 6:30 pm.

Record Number of Entries:
The 10 MANHATTAN SHORT finalists hail from nine countries with films from Syria, Latvia and Georgia representing their respective countries for the first time in this event. Two short films hail from Spain, the only country with multiple Final 10 selections. These Final 10 short films represent the best short films among a record 1615 submissions from 75 countries received by MANHATTAN SHORT for 2017, testimony to the enduring vibrancy and creativity of short films. This year’s Final 10 represent an extraordinary range of film genres with comedy, drama, horror, sci-fi, animation and martial arts short films all part of the MANHATTAN SHORT program.

The Final 10 are:
Do No Harm (New Zealand), Behind (Spain), Fickle Bickle (USA), Hope Dies Last (United Kingdom) The Perfect Day (Spain), Just Go! (Latvia), Mare Nostrum (Syria), Viola, Franca (Italy), In a Nutshell (Netherlands) 8 Minutes (Georgia). Click Here to read interviews with the Final 10 Directors

Tickets may be purchased by calling the box office at 712-332-7013, at the door, or online by clicking here.

Sponsored by Gene Reed

Details

Date:
September 29
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$8
Event Category:

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