Congratulations to our Audience Award winners (listed below) and our NewFest Visionary Award Winner Ira Sachs.
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NewFest members enjoy benefits that include discounted advance ticket sales; priority admission to all Festival films; and invitations to parties, galas, and exclusive premieres as well as special offers all year long on screenings, performances, DVDs and more. Sign up today!
Where Films Come Out
Through the New York LGBT film festival, presented annually since 1988, and year-round programming, NewFest celebrates fine domestic and international film as part of our mission to break through closet doors and glass ceilings everywhere.
NewFest’s programming includes the annual NewFest: The New York Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Film Festival, one of the most comprehensive showcases of international LGBT film in the world as well as year-round filmmaker and screening events.
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- Shorts 100%
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Outfest New York Charter Circle
Earlier in 2014, Outfest launched the Outfest New York Charter Circle, comprised of contributors who believe in our cause, the importance of LGBT independent film in New York and are able to give a substantial contribution. Interested in joining the Charter Circle? This is your opportunity to make an investment in your community that will help us build an organization for generations to come.
A special thanks to our 2014 Charter Circle Founders, listed below:
John M. Davis & Thomas C. Clark
Walker G. Harman Jr
Robert Kushner & Trevor Yoder
James Law & Joseph Avena
Greg Moore & Doug Albert
Zoe Rodriguez & Juliana Frei
Tanya Wexler & Amy Zimmerman