Tropfest NY (06/22/13)
Tropfest, the world’s largest short film festival, will take place tomorrow (Saturday, June 22) in the Nethermead in Prospect Park. The Liev Schreiber hosted event is free, and will feature performances by PEOPLE GET READY, GHOST BEACH, BEAR IN HEAVEN, NEON INDIAN (DJ SET) and CHAIRLIFT.
Tropfest is returning to New York this summer! Making the exciting move to Brooklyn’s Prospect Park, the event will be hosted by acclaimed actor, producer, director and screenwriter Liev Schreiber on Saturday, June 22nd.
Tropfest New York will feature music, food, art installations and, of course, a lineup of great short films that will be screened and judged LIVE by an esteemed panel of industry and celebrity judges.
Tropfest New York is a FREE event but please register here if you plan to attend (max. 4 spaces per booking) so we can keep you updated with all the latest details and announcements.
The day kicks off at 3:00 pm in ‘The Nethermead’ at Prospect Park, with live music/DJs performing including Chairlift, Neon Indian (DJ set), Bear In Heaven, Ghost Beach and People Get Ready. Then, at 8pm, the Tropfest New York short film competition begins…
NOTE: SPACE IS ON A FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED BASIS. Registration is recommended, but not required for entry.
Join us for Tropfest New York in Prospect Park, Brooklyn on June 22, 2013!
And YOGA LOVERS! Don’t forget to join us for a pre-Tropfest FREE yoga class – all set to FILM SCORES of the last 50 years – at 1pm the same day.
View the official festival program here, full schedule of events after the jump.
Tropfest in Prospect Park (June 22, 2013)
1.00pm-2.00pm: Prema Yoga Brooklyn (set to film scores)
3.00pm: Tropfest New York begins!
3.00pm-3.30pm: Music by DJ Concerned, with MC Yah Supreme and short film content
3.30pm: PEOPLE GET READY performance
4.00pm-4.30pm: Music by DJ Concerned, with MC Yah Supreme and short film content
4.30pm: GHOST BEACH performance
5.00pm-5.20pm: Music by DJ Concerned with MC Yah Supreme
5.20pm: BEAR IN HEAVEN performance
6.00pm: NEON INDIAN (DJ SET) performance
7.00pm: CHAIRLIFT performance
8.00pm: Liev Schreiber takes the stage!
8.15pm-9.00pm: Part 1 – Tropfest New York 2013 Finalists
9.15pm-10.00pm: Part 2 – Tropfest New York 2013 Finalists
10.00pm: Awards presentation
10.30pm: Event concludes