2nd ANNUAL NORTHEAST FILM FESTIVALThe Northeast Film Festival will be held from September 5-7, 2014 at the Teaneck Cinemas in Teaneck, NJ. The Northeast Film Festival (NEFF) showcases top independent films from celebrated filmmakers, as well as new talent. The diverse array of films, selected by a committee, includes features and shorts from all genres, as well as documentaries.
THE AWARDS GALA WILL BE HOSTED BY MARY DIMINO (SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE), WITH GUEST PRESENTERS: VINCENT PASTORE (SOPRANOS, LAST YEAR'S BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR WINNER AT NEFF), DAVID HARRIS (THE WARRIORS, LAST YEAR'S LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD WINNER AT NEFF).
PERSONALLY APPEARING TO ACCEPT THEIR AWARDS: SAMUEL SHERMAN (LEGENDARY HORROR DIRECTOR) - LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD LLOYD KAUFMAN (TROMA FILMS) - SPIRIT OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKING AWARD HARRY LENNIX (MATRIX 2&3, THE BLACKLIST) - ICON AWARD (Harry Lennix's award will be presented Saturday night after the screening of The Algerian)
AWARDS WILL BE GIVEN IN THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES:
•Best Feature Film
•Best Actress (Feature)
•Best Actor (Feature)
•Best Supporting Actress (Feature)
•Best Supporting Actor (Feature)
•Best Screenplay •Best Screenplay (unproduced)
•Best Director of a Short
•Best Actress (Short)
•Best Actor (Short)
•Best Student Film
•Audience Choice Awards
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