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Coney Island Film Festival named one of the "25 Coolest Film Festivals" and "25 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee" by MovieMaker Magazine!

"Without a doubt The Coney Island Film Festival has the greatest location in the world.  It also gives out the best trophy I've ever received." Darren Aronofsky (Director Black Swan, The Wrestler, Requiem for a Dream, Pi)

"The beach, the boardwalk, great stars, great movies, great filmmakers...the Coney Island Film Festival has everything that Cannes has, plus Nathan's hotdogs!" Barry Strugatz (Director The Transformation Writer: Married to the Mob)

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The 2009 Coney Island Film Festival was covered by MovieMaker Magazine.
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The 2008 Coney Island Film Festival was covered by MovieMaker Magazine.

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The 2007 Coney Island Film Festival was covered by MovieMaker Magazine.

Click here to read the article. (pdf)

 

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indiefilmpage.com and Coney Island USA Present:
The 14th Annual Coney Island Film Festival
September 19 - 21, 2014
At the legendary Sideshows By The Seashore and the
Coney Island Museum in the historic Brooklyn neighborhood Coney Island, New York!

True Independent Filmmaking was on display at this past weekend's Coney Island Film Festival! Thank you to all who attended, staff, performers, volunteers, sponsors and to our incredible 2014 filmmakers, we couldn't do it without you! See you in 2015!

2014 Best in Category:
Feature - Samuel's Game - Jared Outten
Documentary Feature - Famous Nathan - Lloyd Handwerker
Short - Down In Flames: The True Story of Tony "Volcano" Valenci - William J. Stribling
Documentary Short - The Birth and Death of the BTK Band - Amy Grumbling
Horror - The Heebie-Jeebies - Todd Slawsby
Experimental - The Next Stop - Peter Meng
Music Video - Vamp Bikers Music Video - Eric Spade Rivas
Animation - Fifi Va A La Plage - Kathryn Roake
"Made in Coney Island" - Thunderbolt - Jim McDonnell

2014 FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

CLICK HERE TO VIEW FILMS LISTED ALPHABETICALLY BY TITLE

DAY & TIME

SIDESHOWS BY THE SEASHORE
1208 Surf Ave. Ground Floor

CONEY ISLAND MUSEUM
1208 Surf Ave. 2nd Floor
(please note: this venue is not wheelchair accessible)

FRI. SEPTEMBER 19, 2014    
Fri. 7:30pm - CI Museum

 

Opening Night Screening - $8
Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie 

Fri. 9:30pm - Sideshow

Opening Night Party - $25
at the Coney Island USA Freak Bar and Sideshows By The Seashore! Hosted by Adam Realman. Live Sideshow
and Burlesque 2 hour Open Bar (Beer and Wine) and Finger Food!

 


SAT. SEPTEMBER 20, 2014    
 


 

Sat. 1pm - CI Museum

 

Program 1 - $8
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The Slip-Up
Operation Elephant Ears
Walls
Holy Shite
Tyco Parks the Car
Hypothetically
You Good!
Sheltered Love

Sat. 2pm - Sideshow

Program 2 - $8
Juice It
Monsura is Waiting
Going Up?
Down in Flames: The True Story of Tony "Volcano" 
Mabel's Dressing Room

 

Sat. 3pm - CI Museum

 

Program 3 - $8
Looking for Johnny

Sat. 4pm - Sideshow

Program 4, CI Films $8
Conundrum Nine – Suzy's Rollercoaster
 
Global Warming
Except for Us
Coney Island Dreams
Little Trilogy
Circus Dreams
Forget Me
The Waves/Les Vagues

 

Sat. 5pm CI Museum

 

Program 5 - $8
Brooklyn Slice
Keep it Real Banksy NYC
C-Rock
The Birth and Death of the BTK Band

Sat. 6pm- Sideshow

Program 6 - $8
Famous Nathan

 

Sat. 7pm - Museum


Program 7 - Sold Out!
Aerial NYC
Subtunes
The Next Stop
Sex at Dawn
Bullet Time
Tiny, Biting, Festering Nervous Tic
Korn - Never Never
Vamp Bikers Music Video
Eye to I
Love in the City
The 9 Month Pinch (Grindhouse Cut)

Sat. 8pm - Sideshow
8pm - Party at the Eldorado Arcade!

Program 8 - The Horror $8
Welcome to Dignity Pastures
The First Step
Teasers
Ticket to the Haunted Mansion
Playing with the Devil
Meat Cycle
The Heebie-Jeebies
A New Age
The Crawling Parasite
La Belle Grotesque

Saturday Night Party
At Eldorado Arcade, 1215 Bowery St. 
Free Admission! 8pm - 10:30pm, Sideshow,
Burlesque, Go Go, Lasers, Cash Bar, Hosted by Adam Realman!

Sat. 9pm - CI Museum

 

Program 9 - $8
Samuel's Game

Sat. 10:30pm - Sideshow

Program 10 Special Screening
The Warriors


 

 

 

 
SUN. SEPTEMBER 21, 2014    

Sun 1:00pm - CI Museum


Program 11 - $8 Adults, $5 Kids, Family Friendly Screening
Revive
Charlee and Jonas go to Coney Island

The Butcher's Key
Secret Decoder Ring
The Invaders
Hansel and Grethel
Superdate
ROCKETSHIP
Jet

Sun. 2:00pm - Sideshow

Program 12 - $8
The Fisherman's Wife
Just Ask...
A Good Fish
Onion Boy
The Caddywhompus Years
The Dahl House
Trapped Girl 
Waiting for a Train

 

Sun. 3pm - CI Museum

 

Program 13 - $8
Twiller Parkour #2
Smart Chimp
Dreamers in the Dark
Drag Me
A Life with Asperger's
How to Avoid Annoying People
Moons
Bo The Cow
Dorian Green
Eye in Tuna Care
Beating Death
The Vermeers
Girl in Progress
Jesus is Moving Out

Sun. 4pm - Sideshow

 

 

Program 14 - $8
The Fly Must Die
The Man from the City
Man in the Trunk
Bodies In Irreversible Detriment 
Only Solomon Lee
Dreams of the Last Butterflies
Into the Dark

 

Sun. 5:00pm - CI Museum

 

Program 15 -$8
Redemption 

Sun. 6pm - Sideshow

Program 16, Coney Films,$8
The King of Merriment
Fifi Va A La Plage
Wet Side Story
Thunderbolt
Passage to Coney Island
Last Night in Astroland Redux
The Rocket Has Landed

 

 

Awards Ceremony: Eldorado Auto Skooter 1216 Surf Ave., 8:00pm

 

Quotes from the 2013 filmmakers about our festival

Coney Island Film Festival has been "Voted One of MovieMaker Magazine's Coolest Film Festivals in the World, 2013"!

2013 Photo Gallery

2012 Photo Gallery

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2010 Honoree Darren Aronofsky!

Coney Island Film Festival named one of the
"25 Coolest Film Festivals" by MovieMaker Magazine!
Click here to read the article.




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