North Fork TV Festival Main Festival Day
Saturday September 9th 2017
Join us for a full day of Panels and Screenings and the Closing Night Party on the Historic Greenport Waterfront.
11:30 AM Screening "Death Lives"
12:30 PM Producers Panel
2:00 PM Screening "Up North"
3:30 PM Conversation with Julie Klausner
5:00 PM Screening "From the Ashes"
6:30 PM Official Closing Night Party
Death Lives - Independent Pilot
The hopeful Grim Reaper quits his job and starts making up for lost time while the rules of humanity and pleasing his almighty father get in the way.
The Northfork TV Producers Panel is part of an ongoing effort to demystify the production process. Festival goers will hear first person accounts of how one can succeed in a business that often seems to be lacking a center. No two success stories are the same and emerging artists will be informed and energized by the trials and experiences of accomplished writers, producers and showrunners. The casual viewer will enjoy the inside perspective on how compelling stories and memorable characters make it to our televisions, computer screens and smartphones.
Up North - Independent Pilot
In the New York prison system, it’s just as hard getting out as it is going in. An innocent teenager, an elder convict, and a vicious street hustler fight their way out of the corrupt prison system and dangerous city streets.
Conversation with Julie Klausner
Experience Julie's comedy as she discusses Difficult People, her career as a writer, performer and producer, and more with emmy Award winning director, screen writer, producer and actor Bill Persky.
"From the Ashes" - Special Screening
From National Geographic Documentary Films, From the Ashes captures Americans in communities across the country as they wrestle with the legacy of the coal industry and what its future should be under the Trump Administration. From Appalachia to the West’s Powder River Basin, the film goes beyond the rhetoric of the “war on coal” to present compelling and often heartbreaking stories about what’s at stake for our economy, health, and climate. The film invites audiences to learn more about an industry on the edge and what it means for their lives.
VIP Closing Night Party on Historic Greenport Waterfront
Join the creators, actors and industry executives involved in the weekend for our send off party on the waterfront. Enjoy local food and drink while discussing the weekend and watching the sunset.