Tropfest New York in Bryant Park
June/22/2012 09:19 PM
Tropfest New York 2012
Saturday June 23, 2012
Life of a Rock Star is excited for this fun event set to pack Bryant Park today. From 3PM to 11PM Hugh Jackman hosts Tropfest New York 2012.
This free event celebrates short films and was “Born 20 years ago in a cafe (‘The Tropicana&rsquo in Sydney, Australia. Tropfest is now the world’s largest short film festival.Tropfest New York, which is open to the public and FREE to attend, will take place on Saturday June 23, 2012 at New York City’s spectacular Bryant Park, located in midtown on Sixth Avenue between West 4oth and West 42nd Street. Space is limited so if you want to guarantee a place we recommend you get your FREE tickets here. An industry and celebrity panel will judge the selected short film finalists – each made specifically for the event – live and under the stars. During the final awards ceremony, the panel will announce the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners and well as awards for Best Actor and Best Actress. Tropfest judges traditionally aren’t announced until the night, but previous panels have included some of the biggest names in the international film community including Australians Hugh Jackman, Nicole Kidman, Cate Blanchett, Naomi Watts, Russell Crowe and Geoffrey Rush, as well as Julianne Moore, Darren Aronofsky, Liev Schreiber, Bryan Singer, Samuel L. Jackson and many more.” --Tropfest.com
LATEST NEWS from Tropfest.com/NY:
“POSTED IN BLOG ON TUESDAY 06/19/12
The countdown is now well and truly on for Tropfest New York!
We’ve had an incredible response already and we encourage you to gather your friends, pack a picnic, bring a blanket and get down to Bryant Park early this Saturday, June 23 to ensure you get a space on the lawn. If you haven’t already done so, you can reserve your FREE tickets by clicking the “Attend Tropfest NY” banner on our site. For more information on Tropfest and reserving tickets, please see HERE.”