Big Eddy Film Fest Poster 2012

Big Eddy Film Festival Poster Click on the image below for a high resolution version of the Big Eddy Film Festival Poster.

Film Selections 2012

First Annual Big Eddy Film Festival Announces Film Selections Opening with “For Ellen” starring Paul Dano At the Tusten Theatre, Narrowsburg, NY September 14 to 16, 2012 The Big Eddy Film Festival has announced the official selections for its first annual event taking place in Narrowsburg September 14 to 16, 2012. Eighteen new independent films were selected, …

Press 2012

Press Releases FIRST ANNUAL BIG EDDY FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES FILM SELECTIONS   Media Coverage September 20, 2012 – River Reporter September 16, 2012 – Times Herald Record September 15, 2012 – YNN September 14, 2012 – Times Herald Record September 14, 2012 – Pocono Record September 12, 2012 – The Upstater September 12, 2012 – …

For Ellen

In the midst of a divorce, an aspiring rock star (Paul Dano) explores whether he is able to form a connection with his estranged daughter—or is the party life really all he needs? Co-starring John Heder and Jena Malone.

Director: So Yong Kim.

An Animated Life – Animated Short Films

These animated short films provide a unique glimpse into life’s more challenging situations.

Chocolate Milk (Eliza Kinkz)
it’s such a beautiful day (Don Hertzfeldt)
Little Boat (Nelson Boles)
The Hunter (Marieka Walsh)
The Yellow Balloon (Ben Thompson & Rob Castillo)
Playing Ghost (Bianca Ansems)

Ordinary Miracles

The Photo League was, for 15 years, the center of the documentary movement in American photography. Combining interviews with a dozen surviving League members, 350 unforgettable images, a pitch-perfect musical score, and narration by Campbell Scott, this documentary paints a unique portrait of life in New York City from 1936 to 1951.

Director: Nina Rosenblum and Daniel Allentuck

Portrait Pieces

Documentary profiles of unassuming individuals who make the world around them a more interesting place to live.

Every Tuesday: A Portrait of The New Yorker Cartoonists (Rachel Loube)
Finding Ramona (Eddie Adams Workshop)
Fanuzzi’s Gold (Georgia Gruzen)
Harlem’s Heaven Hats (Candace Barbot)
CatCam (Seth Keal).

An Oversimplification of Her Beauty

Developed at the Sundance Filmmaker’s Lab, Terence Nance’s explosively creative debut feature documents the relationship between a Brooklyn artist and a lovely young woman as it teeters between platonic and romantic.

Director: Terence Nance

Low & Clear

Fly-fishing is a metaphor for life in this picturesque documentary chronicling a winter fly fishing trip that serves as catalyst for two old friends who have grown apart.

Directors: Kahlil Hudson, Tyler Hughen

Fat Kid Rules the World

An overweight teen comes of age in this funny and touching story of teen lust, heavy metal, and sticking up for your friends. Based on the novel by Sullivan County-based author K.L. Going and brought to the big screen by actor-turned-director Matthew Lillard.

Director: Matthew Lillard