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Katra Film Series Official Launch

After a successful 2nd Annual Grand Finale Event last week we move forward with the new year and bring you a fresh lineup of quality short films, web series, music videos, and much more every month!!

Please join us next Saturday, February 8th for the 2014 Katra Film Series Official Launch in the Lower East Side of NYC

The audience will vote for one film to move on to the 2nd round competition in July where prizes will be handed out to several filmmakers.

Launched in the Summer of 2012, Katra Film Series screens a selection of quality short films by emerging filmmakers living, studying or working in NYC, and provide a great networking platform for industry professionals. 

In partnership with Everyone Matters and Rhino Films the 2014 Grand Prize Winner will be awarded a one-on-one meeting with acclaimed Producer Stephen Nemeth from the Academy-Award Nominated The Sessions and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.

Film Lineup (not exact order):

A Day for Santos – Dir. Rodney Ferrer

Out of the Ash – Dir. Sandy Garfunkel

A Lovely Day For A Walk – Dir. Marc Taurisano

Bayonet – Dir. Gregory Horoupian

Blooming Road – Dir. Effie Fradelos

Keep Me Safe – Dir. Adam Vazquez

My Parents Are Crazier Than Yours – Dir. Marlene Rhein

The Doll – Dir. Alberto Pimenta

Hotel NY – Dir. Samir Banerjee

Rivers – Dir. Rob Levy

KATRA Film Series

217 Bowery St. between Rivington & Prince St.

2 for 1 drink special from 6p-8p.

$12 advance online ticket sales

(includes screenings, drink specials, and after party)

Do you have a short film you’d like to submit? Email us a link of your work (preferably Vimeo link) to consider to the following email address No deadline or entry fee to submit. We’re looking for quality short films of any genre no longer than 15 minutes in length. We’ll make exceptions if the film is really good. Music Videos, Web Series, short docs, visual art, experimental, animations are welcome.