Local Sightings 2019 - Opening Night: How It Feels Film Premiere, Dance & Karaoke Afterparty!
Fri Sep 20: 7.30pm
* SPECIAL EVENT PRICING! for short film program and Q&A panel featuring visiting filmmakers!
* All-ages dance afterparty begins at 9:30pm, featuring a DJ set from WD4D in NWFFs lobby, plus karaoke in the cinemas, co-presented with NFFTY and TeenTix! Entry for afterparty is by donation, serving as a a fundraiser for all three youth-serving organizations! No one is turned away for lack of funds. Everyone is encouraged to attend! *
Festival - Local Sightings Film Festival 2019: Special Events
How it Feels (World Premiere)
(Amy ONeal & Kyle Seago, Seattle, WA, 2019, 37 min)
How it Feels follows the tour, evolution, and closing of Amy ONeals eighth acclaimed evening length show, Opposing Forces. Opposing Forces explores fears of feminine qualities in our culture through the masculine dance form of Breaking with five world-renowned B-boys from Seattle.
Post-screening Q&A to follow, featuring:
Choreographer Amy ONeal
Cinematographer Kyle Seago
Lighting Designer Amiya Brown
Composer/music producer Waylon WD4D Dungan
Members of the dance crew: Fever One, Michael ONeal Jr., Alfredo Free Vergara, Mozes Lateef Saleem, Brysen Angeles, Robert Eyerman
The New Romantic: A Mood Film
(Quintin Allen Bell, Seattle, WA, 2019, 12 min)
The New Romantic: A Mood Film is a visual story of romance, longing, and seduction. Inspired by music written and performed by Alana Belle (produced by Brady James) the film utilizes the languages of cinema to explore one womans experience through two intimate relationships- one, with the object of her desire, the other, with herself.
Street Loop (World Premiere)
(Hanan Hassan, Seattle, WA, 2 min)
A short music video about persevering regardless of fear, poverty, and inhibitions.
Northwest Film Forum (View)
1515 12th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122