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Coney Island Film Festival 2016 - Program 2 - Comedy Shorts

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Coney Island Film Festival 2016 - Program 2 - Comedy Shorts

Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 2:00pm

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 - 2:00pm). 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. 

Flight Fright
Directed by Jim Politano, Phoenix Arizona, 7:21
An airline passenger with a fear of flying starts to see strange things after taking nerve medicine. A comedy takeoff of the famous Twilight Zone episode "Nightmare At 20,000 Feet". Features a cameo by Eddie Deezen.

Killing the Coat 
Directed by Aaron Stoller, NY, 3:30
After a cold and punishing winter, a man murders his coat.

Directed by Jono Freedrix, Brooklyn, NY, 5:16, Brooklyn Premiere!
When a young mother is having trouble breastfeeding, her new friends come up with some creative (and exhibitionist) solutions. A quasi-sequel to last year's indie film festival favorite Bloody Mary. Starring Joel Marsh Garland (Orange Is The New Black), Pat Squire (Orange Is The New Black), Daniel Arnold (Lawrence and Holloman), Marissa Emma Smith and Magan Wiles.

Sleep On It
Directed by Nathan Breton, Brooklyn, NY, 5:00, Brooklyn Premiere!
Doug's new bed changes his life.

The Last Deli in Brooklyn
Directed by Mousa Kraish, Los Angeles, CA, 14:29, New York City Premiere!
Mike, an Arab American delicatessen owner in Brooklyn, is constantly being asked to handle the issues of his customers while trying to maintain his sanity running his deli and surviving in his rapidly gentrifying neighborhood.

#Anatomy of the Romantic Comedy
Directed by Tyler McElroy, NY, NY, 11:49, New York City Premiere!
Noah is the quirky lead.  Maddie is a pretty girl he meets (cute).  Anatomy of the Romantic Comedy takes the elements of your typical Rom-Com and puts them all together into one jam-packed, comedic, twelve minute film.

Honk! Honk!
Directed by Lars Fuchs, Brooklyn, NY, 9:30
Lars sets out to make a film about a mild-mannered man pushed to the limits by the hazards of life in the big city. But when the results aren't as good as he'd hoped, Lars himself is pushed to the limit - and beyond - by his own worst enemy. Himself.

Love, New York
Directed by Dionna McMillian, Brooklyn, NY, 9:46, World Premiere!
Carmen is on her way to an important audition, when she mistakenly picks up the wrong cup of coffee at her favorite cafe, which leaves her fighting more than just her nerves in the audition room.

Jef Needs Ice Cream
Directed by Dave Conte, Astoria, NY, 10:45, New York City Premiere!
Jef Needs Ice Cream is a short film about a guy named Jef who goes to his recently-deceased friend Brad's apartment to smoke all of his weed before his parents come to collect his things. Upon getting good and stoned, he realizes that Brad didn't leave any ice cream behind after his death, and now he has to brave the harsh New York City winter to go and find some.

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