New York, USA – The 8th Annual International Film Festival Manhattan (IFFM) 2018 that attracts a lot of Filipino American audience because of it’s programming of numerous Filipino films from all over the world will be sponsored this year by LumoXchange and Philippine Airlines.
The festive IFFM will be held in New York City on October 17 to 21, 2018 at various venues that are in the reach of Filipino community members. The Opening night on October 17 will be
held at the Elmhurst Baptist Church 87-37 Whitney Ave Elmhurst NY 11373 featuring the faith based film “One Nation Under God” (USA) Dir. Lisa Arnold. The Awards Night on October 18 will be held at the Kalayaan Hall, Philippine Center 556 5th Ave NY, NY 10036 will feature the film “Sekyu” (Philippines) Dir: Joel Lamangan.
On October 19 to 21, the regular film festival screenings will be held at the Producers Club 358 W 44th St NY, NY 10036. Schedule of events will be posted on www.IFFMNYC.com starting October 1, 2018.
From hundreds of submissions the festival offers a quality selection of world class films that encompass all different genres of diverse films — narrative features, documentaries, shorts, music videos and student films, selected through our programming and scouting from our networks from all over the world.
We will be featuring a lot of films this year from the Philippines, France, Brazil, UK, Japan and other Latino countries.