Drifted Pictures Presents:

THE DRIFTER

PREMIERE UPDATES
Feb 23, 2015
For those traveling out of state, here is a list of discounted hotels in the area.
Continue reading for a detailed schedule of the premiere weekend.
 
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS:

Marriott New York LaGuardia Airport/Astoria Festival Special: $129  
$129 per room, per night (excluding taxes and fees) – Regularly $189
Last day to book by: 3/10/15
Call 718-267-0008 or 1-800-MARRIOTT and ask for the “Queens Film Festival Rate”
45-20 Astoria Blvd, Astoria, NY 11103 • www.marriott.com/lgaqa
Only 10 rooms reserved for festival guests: Start date: 3/16/15 - End date: 3/22/15
Here is the link you can use to make online reservations Book your group rate: Queens World Film Festival
http://bit.ly/1EKlBiE

Holiday Inn L.I. City Manhattan View offers 15% off
The rate is affective March 13 -23
Code: IDOTHQFF
718-707-3700
39-05 29th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
www.holidayinnmanhattanview.com

SHERATON LAGUARDIA EAST HOTEL offers 10% off 
10% discount on guest rooms mention Queens World Film Festival
718-670-7407 or they can email Denise Pazmino at dpazmino@sheratonlaguardia.com
135-20 39th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354
sheraton.com/laguardia

The Local offers 10% off
10% discount - reference Queens World Film Festival
Please book directly via info@thelocalyny.com or call 347-738-5251
1302 44th Ave, LIC, NY 11101
www.thelocalny.com

La Guardia Plaza Hotel Festival Special: $149.00 
$149.00 plus tax for your attendees - Regularly $ 229.00 plus tax
Mention Queens World Film Festival
104-04 Ditmars Boulevard, East Elmhurst, NY 11369
Tel: 718-457-6300 
If there is a problem email: liza.colon@lgaplazahotel.com
 

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE:
A brief outline of the weekend around the screening of THE DRIFTER… 
  • 4:30p - World Premiere of THE DRIFTER
  • 7:30p - Screening of the Pakistani Film DUKHTAR (Daughter) by Afia Nathaniel, Followed by the Queens World Award Ceremony held at The Museum of the Moving Image
  • 10:00p (Approximately) - After the ward ceremony, there will be an after-party at a local venue, currently TBA.
  • Suggestion - If you do not wish to attend the award ceremony, but wish to partake in the after-party, we would suggest grabbing a bite to eat at a local spot and hanging around for the party- we’d love to see you there!
  • Sunday, March 22nd - The winning films will have an encore screening!
    • Where: The Museum of the Moving Image
    • Time & Tickets: TBA
QWFF 2015 Nominations
Feb 21, 2015

We are proud to announce that THE DRIFTER has been nominated for 2 very exciting awards during its WORLD PREMIERE at Queens World Film Festival.

The film is up for BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE and BEST DIRECTOR (NARRATIVE FEATURE). This is a huge honor and it makes the Premiere that much more exciting!

 

Help spread the word and JOIN US! 
TICKETS: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1233569

PREMIERE INFO & TICKETS
Feb 16, 2015

ATTN: DRIFTER FANS!

In just 5 short weeks, The World Premiere of THE DRIFTER will take place at the Queens World Film Festival in New York! After many years of hard work from everyone involved, it is a true accomplishment and a lifetime highlight to be sharing this film with the world. The ticket link below has date and address info, and we'll be sending out personal email invitations and making calls as well. Visit the "Contact" page to be a part of the mailing list and receive these updates. 

Order your tickets here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1233569 

For more information on Queens Word 2015: QueensWorldFilmFestival.com

Please join us for this momentous occasion!

Director, Craig Calamis