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Queens World Film Festival celebrates opening night
Queens World Film Festival celebrates opening night
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 3/05/2014 at 12:25PM

The Queens World Film Festival, which brings together international and local filmmakers to the borough to screen their works, celebrated its opening night on Tuesday at the Movie of the Moving Image in Astoria.

Queens World Film Festival: Around the world, around the corner
Queens World Film Festival: Around the world, around the corner
Arts & Music Alexa Altman 3/07/2012 at 10:44AM

Elliot Lobell first fell in love with stop motion animation when he saw “Star Wars.” From that moment, he knew he wanted to be an animator. One catch – he couldn’t draw. Stop motion animation bridged the gap for the Queens native, bringing anything he dreamed to life. He created figures from clay, fabric and [...]