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Reminder: NFFTY 2017 Festival April 27-30

NFFTY (National Film Festival for Talented Youth) is one of the world’s largest and most influential festivals for emerging filmmakers.

The upcoming event, held Thursday, April 27 to Sunday, April 30, will feature over 250 films from young filmmakers all over the world and two days of immersive 360° education and film making.

Festival Guide: Can’t wait to flip through the 2017 Festival Guide? Look no further, as it’s up online! Plot and plan your trip to NFFTY today.

Keynote Speaker Chris Moore: Join NFFTY for a moderated discussion with producer Chris Moore (producer on such pictures as Good Will Hunting, American Pie, Reindeer Games, and the recent Oscar-winning film Manchester By The Sea) as he debunks film industry myths ranging from producing and fundraising, to distribution and balancing work and life, through the lens of his own journey and experience in the film industry. Keynote presentation will be followed by an extended moderated audience Q&A discussion. The panel discussion takes place on Sunday, April 30 at noon at SIFF Uptown Cinema 1. 

For more information about the festival and to buy tickets, visit