New Hope resident wins Audience Choice Award at New Hope Film Festival

by June Portnoy

Eighty films in 10 categories from 16 countries around the world attracted over 2,000 filmmakers and spectators to this year’s Sixth Annual New Hope Film Festival held July 24th through August 2nd. While many filmmakers came from as far away as the United Kingdom, Sweden and Puerto Rico, filmmaker Mark Harrison simply had to travel across town to attend.

Mark, a New Hope resident for over 25 years who raised his two children in this town with his wife, Lisa, was among the select number of award recipients this year. During the awards ceremony on August 2nd at the New Hope Arts Center, Mark accepted the Audience Choice Award for his Short Film, “Decisions.”

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Mark your calendars for the 2015 Sixth Annual New Hope Film Festival

The 2015 Sixth Annual New Hope Film Festival will take place from July 24th through August 2nd. Tickets are available now on their website, www.newhopefilmfestival.com.

The 2015 Program Guide has the schedule, venues, a description of each film and more. Watch trailers for some of the films in the “News” section of the website.

Judges selected 97 Official Selections with 80 films from 16 countries with many U.S. and world premieres. Countries represented are USA, Sweden, Germany, Australia, South Africa, Canada, France, Bahrain, Puerto Rico, Georgia, Indonesia, United Kingdom, Taiwan, South Korea, Italy, and the Russian Federation.

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The 2015 New Hope Film Festival

New Hope Film Festival continues to thrive as it heads into its sixth year. July 24th through August 2rd are the official running dates.

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