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Chelsea Film Festival

The Chelsea Film Festival is an international film festival, enlightening the work of emerging filmmakers, producers and actors. It offers a wide range of films, such as documentaries and feature-lengths, focusing on the theme of “Global Issues”. It empowers the work of risk-taking storytellers and remains committed to its mission to discover and develop independent artists and audiences around the world.


Announcing Chelsea Film Festival 2021 Winners

  CHELSEA FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES ITS 2021 WINNERS! The 9th Annual Edition of Chelsea Film Festival announces its list of winners, listed below by award category. It introduced American and foreign films to the public. The Chelsea Film Festival (CFF) held its 2021 Edition in-person and virtually on FilmFestival+ from October 14-17. FEATURE FILM AWARD WINNERS Grand Prix Award for Best Picture – THE PARENT by Vlad Furman Best Director – THE PARENT by Vlad Furman ...

Chelsea Film Festival Lineup 2016

A Cat’s Tale Rick Mowat After the Outbreak Larry Rosen Forgotten Carlos Bolado Forever Yours Patrick Ulysse Happy Michael McKinley Jessica Scott K. Foley La Vie Pur...

LA VIE PURE By Jérémy Banster will close The Chelsea Film Festival

CLOSING FILM LA VIE PURE By Jérémy Banster 93 min | Drama, Biography, Adventure | FRANCE | 2015 Starring Stany Coppet North American Premiere (Out of Competition) CINEPOLIS CHELSEA – Sunday, October 16th | 7pm Red Carpet starts at 5.30PM Mandatory Dress Code: Cocktail attire SYNOPSIS: 1949, a French explorer, Raymond Maufrais, goes on a solitary expedition in the Amazon forest. He leaves behind him a diary that reflects the meaning of Pure Life and h...

Misfortune by Desmond Devenish opens The Chelsea Film Festival

OPENING FILM MISFORTUNE By Desmond Devenish 90 min | Drama | United States | 2016 NY Premiere (Out of Competition) CINEPOLIS CHELSEA – Thursday, October 13th | 7pm Doors open at 5.30pm. Mandatory Dress Code: Cocktail attire In attendance: Desmond Devenish (Director/Producer/Co-writer/Lead Actor), Xander Bailey (Lead Actor/Co-Writer) and Sarah Kinga Smith (Manager/Executive Producer). SYNOPSIS: After being released from prison, Mallick hunts down hi...

Chelsea Festival 2016 Jury

The Chelsea Film Festival Official 2016 Jury will select the Grand Prix Award ($10,000 camera package sponsored by Panavision), Petite Prix Award ($5000 camera package sponsored by Panavision) and 22 other prizes. • Jayce Bartok JAYCE BARTOK has appeared in numerous films and television shows as an actor, most notably Richard Linklater’s SUBURBIA, Sam Raimi’s SPIDERMAN and Tom McCarthy’s THE STATION AGENT. TV Series appearances include frequent roles on THE FOLLOWI...


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