Author: Greggory Morris

2017 Tribeca Film Festival Snapchat Shorts Finalists

Five Snapchat Shorts finalists will premiere at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival in New York City on Tuesday, April 25 at the Cinepolis Chelsea Theatre on West 23rd Street, Manhattan. Panelists Eva Longoria, Andy Cohen, Tracee Ellis Ross, Jason Biggs…

2017 Tribeca Film Festival Announces Short Film Lineup with Narrative, Documentary and Animated Selections

From Powerful to Poignant, 10 Thematic Shorts Competition Programs Celebrate Storytelling and Contemplate Life, Dreams, Kindness and Compassion Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, today announced its lineup of 57 thought-provoking and diverse short films in competition, including 36 world…

CUNY J-School’s Post-Election Panel on Legal Protections and Rights of Undocumented Immigrants

  The following passage is edited for context, accuracy and clarification for comments by Jojo Annobil, Executive Director, Immigrant Justice Corps, at the CUNY J-School forum, November 21. One-point-nine million of the undocumented population have lived in this country for…

OFF THE RAILS, Grand Jury Award Winner, DOC NYC Part – 2, Adam Irving Interview

  Pictures courtesy of Adam Irving Adam Irving, researching ideas several years for his first full length documentary, was reading a Wikipedia article about people obsessed with trains and came across a Wikipedia article about Darius McCollum’s. “‘Darius McCollum has…

DOC NYC Seventh Annual Festival Awards

  The Islands and the Whales, Off the Rails, Short Beside Manner won Grand Jury Prizes.  Death By a Thousand Cuts won Audience Award. Wrapping November 17, this past Thursday, the festival started November 10 at the IFC Center, SVA…

OFF THE RAILS Film Review, DOC NYC – Part 1 [Editor’s Note: November 20 Update – Winner of Grand Jury Prize]

Pictures courtesy of Adam Irving   OFF THE RAILS: Showcasing the Power of Art Where Journalism Can’t Go New Yorkers who missed the opening of Director/Cinematographer Adam Irving’s OFF THE RAILS that screened at the recent NYC DOCS festival and…

Black Filmmakers at DOC NYC, America’s Largest Documentary Film Festival, November 10-17

By Gregg Morris, October 30, Press Info From DOC NYC DOC NYC, America’s largest documentary festival, runs November 10-17 at the IFC Center, Cinepolis Chelsea and the SVA Theatre. The 7th annual festival includes 111 feature-length documentaries (and 102 shorts)…