Preliminary Information for The 2021 Heritage Film Festival
This year the Heritage Film Festival is a FREE month long online event (21 October - 17 November 2021) proceeded by monthly screenings of films from the 2020 Festival. During the Festival, and the Pre-Festival, some of the Directors will discuss their films and entertain questions about their work.
The format for this year's Festival is as follows:
For each of the three months before the Festival, films from the 2020 Heritage Film Festival will screen. Each of these one-time screenings will feature one or more films, followed by a Q&A with the Director(s) and a Moderator who will discuss the film(s) with the Director(s).
Heritage Film Festival TEASER Schedule: July 22 - September 23, 2021
Free Registration for TEASER screenings: https://www.pgcmls.info/heritagefilm
Heritage Film Festival TEASER Schedule:
July 22 - September 23, 2021
Free Registration for TEASER screenings:
TEASER #1: Making Soppressata with Dom and the Guys (14:30 mins).
A group of men continue the 100-year-old family tradition of making a cured dry sausage typical of Basilicata, Apulia, and Calabria.
TEASER #2: Coronavirus 2020 (30:00 mins)
PGCC student Keith Young presents a timely, thought provoking, down to earth documentary that shares the thoughts and fears many have about the pandemic.
TEASER #3: Still Water Runs Deep (15 mins)
A father's concealed emotions begin to stir when he is faced with the portent of a missing son.
4 films & 4 Directors/Moderator: KJ Mohr
Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021, 7 p.m.
Message Received (5:25 mins)
Erica Boston instructor/director; B-Roll Media & Arts Inc)
When Lauren learns her crush is into her, she takes a risk.
Rethink (4:06 mins)
Director: Shree Ruttala
A young student encourages us to consider the link between advanced technology and food waste — and to work to make a difference.
From Shanghai to Harlem (5:16 mins)
Director: Sylvia Wong Lewis
A Harlem born and Brooklyn raised woman explores her Black and Chinese, Southern and Caribbean family's (im)migration story.
RAIN Up-CLOSE (3:21 mins)
Director: Louise Fleming
Torrential downpours. Steady drizzle. Cascading droplets. The meditative nuances of rain...
2021 Heritage Film Festival, October 21 - November 17, 2021
FREE Registration for the 16th Annual Heritage Film Festival
October 21 - November 17, 2021 - opens on September 21, 2021 at: