Coney Island Film Festival

Saturday, September 24, 2011 - 7pm
Coney Island Museum, 1208 Surf Ave. 2nd floor

Tickets are $6. Buy Tickets at the Coney Island USA Gift Shop at 1208 Surf Avenue, Saturday 9/24 from 12pm - 7pm All tickets sales are non-refundable.

They Call Me Pubefinger
Tom Tenney, Brooklyn, NY, Short, 2:19, World Premiere!


A true story of tragedy and redemption, told in 30 pop-culture references in two minutes.

Vacuum Attraction
Morgan Miller, Brooklyn NY, Animation, 4:00

Jeff Twiller develops a passionate interest in his mother's vacuum cleaner.

Blame Cupid Stupid
Michael Patrick O'Hara, Toronto, ON, Canada, Animation, 4:39,
New York Premiere!


Blame Cupid Stupid tells the story of an English gentleman who lets his drinking and Cupid sway him to new levels of ignorance one fine evening in West Glamorgan, Wales.

Mondo Claymo
Christophe Lopez-Huici, New York, NY, USA. Animation, 3:40

A mockumentary documenting on the strange behavior and rituals of 3 fictional cultures.

Geoff McGee, Euless Tx, Short, 5:25, New York Premiere!

From award winning filmmaker Geoff McGee, comes a comedic short film about Neal, a pool cleaning machine murdering a young couple during a late night swim on their anniversary.

The Open City
Nathan Maulorico, New York, NY, Experimental, 4:18, New York Premiere!

Amidst a portrait of the City of New York artists open their eyes.

How (Not) To Borrow a Car
Annika Kurnick, Brooklyn, NY, Short, 11:43, World Premiere!


When her date brings along a date of his own Derya decides that she will teach him a lesson he won't forget about proper dating etiquette.

Terrestrial Violence
Ebony Parish, Torrington, CT, Experimental, 22:59, World Premiere!


Terrestrial Violence is an experimental film about an alien named Bob and his difficult, yet telling visit to Earth. In the beginning of Bob's journey he finds himself trying to acclimate to the culture and traditions of human kind but soon realizes that this is more difficult than he could ever imagine. Will Bob take home any of what he experienced on Earth or will he deny any involvement with the creatures they call humans? It is a fast passed adventure that tells a story everyone will benefit from. Take the journey with him, and see what he learns.

Hey Rube!
Rick Iafrate, St. Catharines, ON, Canada, Documentary Short, 31:15,
World Premiere!


'Hey Rube!' Is a side-splitting short documentary featuring Canadian sideshow sensation 'The Monsters of Schlock' as they travel across the USA to give everyday marks an inside look at the twisted and wonderful world of sideshow. It is a tale of the old, the new, the bizarre and the macabre. The journey begins from the depths of Ontario Canada's performance underground and extends all the way to Washington D.C. USA! Circling above sideshow, freakshow, performance, body modification and unlicensed surgery, 'Hey Rube!' is a vulture hungry for it's next meal and it will keep you wanting more!


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