Bushwick Film Festival Opening: World Premiere of "In Case of Emergency" @ House of YES, Brooklyn [12 October]

Bushwick Film Festival Opening: World Premiere of "In Case of Emergency"


602
12
October
18:30 - 22:00

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House of YES
2 Wyckoff Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11237
Bushwick Film Festival presents
Red Carpet Opening: World Premiere of «In Case of Emergency»
Tickets: bit.ly/2wsHNzu

6:30pm Red Carpet Reception
Film Starts at 8pm

On Thursday, October 12th, the 10th Annual Bushwick Film Festival (BFF) will roll out its red carpet at the prestigious House of Yes in Bushwick. The opening night of the film festival will be the world premiere of 'In Case of Emergency.' Directed by Stefanie Sparks, the film is a humorous, gross-out look at the pains we take to fit in and the pointlessness of perfection. It's «Broad City» meets Pedro Almodovar. Tickets will include access to the red carpet reception, the film screening, and the epic opening night party at House of Yes!

In Case of Emergency I directed by Stephanie Sparks

1 hr 19 min I USA I English

WATCH TRAILER: youtube.com/watch?v=uc6q_X8mhDc&feature=youtu.be

FILM SYNOPSIS:

Powerhouse Park Avenue-wife wannabe, Sarah Williams (Stefanie Sparks), gets hit by a taxi and survives, only to discover she’s lost her two most prized possessions – her uterus and her status as a socialite. With the help of an unexpected new friend, Melinda (Jenni Ruiza), Sarah comes face to face with the harsh reality of her fabricated life.

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR:

Stefanie Sparks has been working in film for half her life. In Case of Emergency is Stefanie’s second feature film. Her first feature, Cathy Coppola (2013), was partially funded by the Jerome Foundation’s New York Filmmaker’s grant. Cathy Coppola screened at Toronto’s Female Eye Film Festival and Brooklyn Girl Film Festival and was nominated for Best in Show at both. In 2015 Stefanie founded Fireball Films NYC in order to give opportunities to other young female filmmakers who might otherwise not have the financial means to continue their filmmaking career. Later this year, Stefanie will award a Fireball Film Grant to 1-3 young female filmmakers in the greater NYC area between the ages of 16 and 23 who are not currently enrolled in a film school due to financial constraints but have made at least one short film. The grants of $1,000 each will go towards their second short film.

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This is a space for everyone to feel welcome and loved. Racism, sexism, ableism, homophobia, transphobia, xenophobia will not be tolerated at our House. All entrances and spaces within the venue are single-level and handicap accessible. There are stairs leading to the upper portions of the stage, for those who wish to dance in the spotlight. Gender neutral bathrooms are easily located throughout the venue.
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