American Independent Film Festival in Arad, April 27-29 at Arta Cinema

American Independent Film Festival has a first local edition this year in Arad between April 27-29 at Arta Cinema. The festival will screen a selection of recent awarded and critically acclaimed films such as “The Florida Project” by Sean Baker, “You Where Never Really Here” by Lynne Ramsay, “Menashe” by Joshua Z Weinstein, “Paterson” by Jim Jarmusch, “The Rider” by Chloe Zha and “Wonderstruck” by Todd Haynes. All films will be screened once during this year’s edition at Cinema Arta. The screenings have a free admission, depending on the availability of the seats.

Friday, April 27
18:00 | YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE by Lynne Ramsay (2017, 89 min.). Best Actor and Best Screenplay, Cannes 2017
20:00 | PATERSON by Jim Jarmusch (2016, 113 min.). In competition, Cannes 2016

Saturday, April 28
16:30 | MENASHE by Joshua Z Weinstein, (2017, 1h 22 min.) Sundance Film Festival, 2017
18:00 |   OPEN TALK with Christopher Landy, producer and assistant director
20:00 | WONDRSTRUCK by Todd Haynes, (2017, 1h 56 min.) In competition, Cannes 2017

Sunday, April 29
17:30 | THE RIDER by Chloé Zhao, (2017, 1h 44 min.) C.I.C.A.E. Award, Cannes 2017
20:00 | THE FLORIDA PROJECT by Sean Baker, (2017, 1h 51 min) Directors’ Fortnight, Cannes 2017

American Independent Film Festival at Arad is organized by Cinemascop Association and it is a cultural project funded by Arad City Hall through CMCA (Centrul Municipal de Cultură Arad) with the support of Catena and the Embassy of the United States of America in Romania. Local collaborators: CitiZenit Association. Local media partners: Magic FM, Arad Radio.