Coney Island Film Festival 2016 - Program 3 - Music Videos and Shorts

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Coney Island Film Festival 2016 - Program 3 - Music Videos and Shorts

Dates: 
Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 3:00pm

Pre-sale has ended. Tickets are available at the box office, cash or credit (1208 Surf Avenue ) during the festival, Friday 9/16 (6:30pm-11pm), Saturday 9/17 (12:00pm - 3:00pm). All ticket sales are final, no refunds and pre-sales are Will Call only (tickets will not ship), to be picked up at our Box Office at 1208 Surf Ave., during the festival. Please Note: The Coney Island Museum is located on the 2nd floor and is not wheelchair accessible. 

I Ain't Lazy, I'm Just Dreamin'
Directed by Bill Poznanski a.k.a. Bill Imprint, NY, NY, 5:20, Brooklyn Premiere!
A concept music video that harkens back (..or forward??) to a time of hobo prophets, mulligan stew, orange ladies, bowery boys, bawdy vaudeville acts and the fuzz. A burlesque club musician en route to work imagines magical dreams...or is he living them? Featuring cameos by several Downtown NYC filmmakers and performers.

YOU by Pearl and the Beard
Directed by Brandon Herman, Staten Island, NY, 3:40
Proposing marriage at a fancy restaurant seems like a good idea, but things can get crazy pretty quickly!

Vulva Face (Parody of "Poker Face" by Lady Gaga)
Directed by Aubrey Smyth, Brooklyn, NY, 3:33, World Premiere!
Vulva Face is a parody music video of Lady Gaga's Poker Face. It is a commentary on today's trend of women over enhancing the size of their facial lips. Vulva Face, through lyrics and props, humorously portrays the extremes of the fad.

Glamour & Glitz!
Directed by Matthew Weekes, Maidstone, VIC, Australia, 7:00, New York City Premiere!
An all-singing, all-dancing, musical, cabaret, neo-noir short film about a burlesque dancer who attempts to escape from her underworld crime boss. Glamour & Glitz! has won the silver award at the L.A. Neo Noir Novel, Film & Script Festival, Bronze Palm Award at the Mexico International Film Festival and was a Finalist- Best Musical Short at the Geneva Film Festival. It has been included in the Cordoba International Film Festival, Short to the Point International Short Film Festival, Berlin Down Under and Florida's L-DUB.

Mostly Merril
Directed by Dave Bobb, Union City, NJ, 4:26, World Premiere!
Mostly Merril is a comic short film following a has-been never-was actor, Merril Garrick  and his manservant, Emmet, as they attempt to record a video blog. 

The Catcallers
Directed by Molly Kelleher, Brooklyn, NY, 4:09, Brooklyn Premiere!
Sick of the online dating scene Meredith decides to take matters into her own hands and goes out catcalling to look for a mate. Based on real life catcalls.

A David Lynch Movie
Directed by Francine Daveta, Brooklyn, NY, 20:00, World Premiere!
A short film inspired by the works of David Lynch featuring a music video by Schäffer the Darklord. Features the cast of The Pink Room: David Lynch Burlesque.

Superboob
Directed by Tiny D (Sarah Garcea), Jeff Hendricks, 39:00, World Premiere!
Who will be crowned the superboob? A Burlesque competition like no other, all captured on film! There will be blood, sweat, glitter and tears. 

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