YONKERS, N.Y. -- Empire City Casino in Yonkers served as the host for the 2016 Greenwich International Film Festival Programming Party to unveil the lineup for this year’s festival.
The film festival is scheduled for Thursday, June 9th through Sunday, June 12th.
Ginger Stickel, GIFF Executive Director says the lineup offers something for everyone.
“The programming team worked hard to select a variety of films that include, social impact films, comedies, westerns, dramas, fantastic documentaries and a lot of films that will inspire people and raise awareness of important issues facing the world today," Stickel said.
GIFF's overall mission is to provide filmmakers with an effective platform to showcase their work with the goal of finding financing and distribution.
This year, The Greenwich International Film Festival will focus on human rights issues. For more information, visit their website at greenwichfilm.org .