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Rahway Presents Pop-Up Screening of
"Best of Rahway Reel Shorts"
originally published: 12/17/2018
(RAHWAY, NJ) -- In 2019, the Rahway Arts and Business Partnership will continue to expand the Culture Crawl Concept to include the Culture Crawl Film Series, with the first pop-up screening, “Best of Rahway Reel Shorts,” scheduled for Saturday, January 19th from 8:00pm-10:30pm at Atelier Rosal (74 E. Cherry St.) in downtown Rahway.
For the series, RABP will partner with Nick and Heidi Rosal, the proprietors, and curators of Atelier Rosal, a custom framing shop and art gallery, as well as with Lisa Vandever, a Rahway-based film curator and festival producer, most recently including the Rahway Reel Shorts Film Festival (RRSFF).
The series’ debut screening, “Best of Rahway Reel Shorts,” will include award-winning works from the 2018 edition of the RRSFF, with offerings ranging from comedy to drama to experimental – some goofy, some sexy, some serious. A Q&A discussion with any attending filmmakers, several of whom are based in New Jersey, will follow the screening.
Tickets are $16 when purchased in advance and $20 at the door. Admission is limited to those 21 years and older. Doors open at 8:00pm, screening starts at 8:30pm. For advance tickets, click here.
A spread of light nibbles and refreshments will be included in the admission, and available throughout the event.
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Here is a look at a few of the offerings:
House Rules - ”Best New Jersey Short” - Rahway Reel Short Film Festival 2018 - (Directed by Sean Robinson and written by/stars Eileen Kearney, 2017, USA, 12 minutes.)
Lucky Chicken - “Best Children’s Short” - Rahway Reel Short Film Festival 2018 - (Directed by Gulliver Moore, 2017, United Kingdom, 12 minutes. Stars Will Merrick.)
Jabari Keating - “Best Dramatic Short” - Rahway Reel Short Film Festival 2018 - (Directed by Stacey Larkins, 2018, USA, 10 minutes. Stars Darrius Jackson and Chris Witherspoon.)
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