Exceptional short-form films and videos
Nitehawk Shorts FestivalNitehawk Cinema (136 Metropolitan Avenue, New York, NY) Map it $11
The best little cinema in North Brooklyn presents their first ever shorts film festival celebrating the work of emerging filmmakers. Kicking off Thursday with an opening night event featuring screenings and filmmaker appearances, the fest continues on the weekend with two brunchtime programs and a midnight series presented by dublab. Included in the mix are a bite-size selection of documentary, animation and narrative from the US and abroad. For the dublab event, the docket includes films by Eddie Ruscha, Takeshi Murata and Hyperballad, as well as music videos by Anika, ASAP Rocky, MGMT, The Glasslamp Killer, Devendra Banhart and many more. Stop by early for a pre-reception in the bar on Saturday night or hang out Sunday afternoon for post-screening closing party that runs 2pm-4pm.