Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival (FLiFF) reels out more than 160 American independent and world cinema features, documentaries and short films, from Oct. 27 – Nov. 19. With something for everyone, from comedies and thrillers to biopics and fascinating documentaries, highlighted below are four signature events featuring special guests.
On Nov. 3, Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino hosts the official opening night film, the bittersweet comedy, Dog Years, followed by a reception with special guest Burt Reynolds.
On Nov. 18, Karen Allen (Scrooged, Raiders of the Lost Ark) attends her directorial debut film, A Tree. A Rock. A Cloud. In recognition of her Animal House role, a Toga Party follows at the magnificent Villa de Palma.
On Nov. 10, FLiFF’s centerpiece film is the madcap comic heist film, Serious Laundry. Director, composer and cinematographer, Ken Webb, along with the entire cast attend their premiere and party.
Closing night film on Nov. 19 is the witty ballet satire, After You’re Gone. Director Anna Matison and star Sergey Bezrukov will be in attendance with closing night party to follow.
Location: Savor Cinema & Cinema Paradiso, Ft Lauderdale. For details, 954-525-3456, FLiFF.com.