FirstGlance Film Festival

NAME OF FESTIVAL: FirstGlance Film Festival
SINCE: 1996 Philadelphia PA 2000 – Los Angeles CA
WHERE: Philadelphia PA. Los Angeles CA
WEBSITE: www.firstglancefilms.com
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: FirstGlance Film Fests are the nation’s only true independent film festivals running twice annually, once in Philadelphia, once in Los Angeles featuring the best indie films from across the globe. Showcasing features, shorts, documentary, animations, web series, music video, student entries and 3D.

Philadelphia’s FirstGlance Film Festival Unveils 2013 Schedule; Opens with “EAT SPIRIT EAT”

Philadelphia’s FirstGlance Film Festival Unveils 2013 Schedule; Opens with “EAT SPIRIT EAT”

EAT SPIRIT EAT, by James BirdEAT SPIRIT EAT, by James Bird

FirstGlance Film Festival, Philadelphia’s Independent Film Festival,  announced the schedule for their 16th annual event which runs Friday, September 20th through Sunday, September 22nd, 2013, at Franklin Theater in The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The festival opens on Friday, September 20th with the feature film, EAT SPIRIT EAT, by James Bird. Starring Kristin Minter from the TV series ER, it’s described as an absurdist comedy about Oliver and a pack of misfit orphans growing up in a foster home and their attempt to do the impossible. Closing the festival on Sunday Night September 22nd, is the feature film, WET BEHIND THE EARS, by Sloan Copeland. WET BEHIND THE EARS takes a comical look at joblessness and adjusting to the real world in a way that will resonate with an underemployed generation.