Taking Place May 29th, 2015 at 6 PM
This Opening Night Party & Ceremony includes numerous Celebrity Guests and:
* Mingle with the Stars and the world’s most cutting edge Officially Selected Filmmakers at a Closed, Elegant, Extravaganza Cocktail Hour, with an array of complimentary fine hors d’oeuvres/meals and deserts, as well as complimentary cocktails…The menu and beverages are provided by ShopRite Catering, Stella Artois, Dana Distributors, Cerebellum Water, and more.
* HIFF 10th Anniversary Award for Excellence in Film & the Arts personally accepted by legendary actor PAUL SORVINO (Goodfellas; The Firm; Romeo + Juliet; Nixon). A tribute video honoring Mr. Sorvino’s extraordinary career will be played directly before the award presentation.
* Worldwide premiere screening of PRICE FOR FREEDOM …This film, based on the amazing true story and book by Dr. Marc Benhuri, is an biopic epic movie about a heroic man’s creation of an underground railroad to effectuate the escape of numerous people from 1979 Iran, which was under the brutal dictatorship of the Ayatollah Khoemeini…The film features an all-star cast, including: Paul Sorvino (Goodfellas; Nixon; The Firm); Navid Negahban (“Homeland”; American Sniper; The Stoning of Soraya M),Sally Kirkland(Academy Award nominee; Anna; JFK); Ken Davitian (Borat; The Artist; Meet the Spartans); Martin Kove (The Karate Kid; Rambo); Robert Bogue (“Oz”; “Grand Theft Auto”; Scavenger Killers), Mandy Bruno (Emmy nominee; “Guiding Light”), Justin Deas (6-time Emmy winner); Mary Apick (Ferestadeh; “Homeland”); Joanne Baron (The Ungodly; iMurders); Suzi Lorraine (Wrath of Crows; Dead of Nite); and Eric Etebari (The Lincoln Lawyer; Walk of Shame; “Witchblade”)…Produced by Kenneth Del Vecchio, Directed by Dylan Bank, and Screenplay by Dylan Bank & Kenneth Del Vecchio…See TRAILER HERE
Tickets on Sale Now!
Tickets for Opening Night Ceremony ONLY: $35
Tickets for Opening Night Reception & Ceremony: $99