Long Beach International Film Festival 2019

Arts and Entertainment

July 10, 2019

From: Long Beach International Film Festival
Hand-picked films from around the world with Food, Wine and Craft Beer - Catalyst For Conversation and Networking

July 31, 2019
5:00pm: Opening Night

August 1, 2019
12:00pm: Bokzir Look At The Birds
Abdullah and Cripple Ziya are gun dealers in the Bozkir district of Konya. They put honesty, honor, and dignity before anything else. Even though Abdullah and Cripple Ziya have opposite personalities, their friendship and partnership go back many years

Shiori is a High School girl, born in Tokyo, is also not good at arguing herself. She goes to her mother's homeland and finds a communication robot. With using the robot, she communicates with a boy.

4:00pm: T For Taj Mahal
Bajjar, a village of illiterates is situated 40kms. from Agra. Bansi, starts a dhaba (wayside eatery) by the highway and asks the customers to teach the children of the village instead of paying for the food in a unique barter.

Location: Long Beach Library

August 2, 2019
12:00pm: Rory'S Way
Rory MacNeil, a rugged old Scotsman reluctantly leaves his beloved island and travels to San Francisco to seek medical treatment. Moving in with his estranged son, Rory sees his life transformed through a newly found bound with his baby grandson.

Location: Long Beach Library

12:00pm: Andy Irons: Kissed By God
A film about bipolar disorder and opioid addiction as seen through the life of three-time world champion surfer Andy Irons. Andy struggled with the same demons that millions of people worldwide battle with daily. Andy was an incredible presence on the world stage as the â??Peopleâ??s Champion.â? He was the pride of Hawaii and revered around the world for his blue collar rise to fame and success.

Location: Regal Lynbrook 13

2:00pm: Girl on Wave
Girl on Wave introduces professional windsurfer Sarah Hauser and documents her journey as a New-Caledonian athlete competing on the American stage of windsurfing.The film includes interviews with world-class athletes, windsurfing champions and others who have inspired Sarah on her path to winning the American Windsurfing Tour title. Performing at her highest potential in big swells and competitions around the globe, Sarah is leaving her unique mark on the sport.

Location: Long Beach Library

2:00pm: Art Paul of Playboy: The Man Behind The Bunny
Art Paul, creator of the iconic Playboy bunny logo, generated a lasting impact on graphic design. As the founding art director of Playboy Magazine, he paved the way for one of the most significant cultural phenomena in America. Through interviews and archival footage, this documentary highlights the life of a legendary art director, acclaimed artist and inspiring human being.

Location: Regal Lynbrook 13

4:00pm: Working Man
When a factory closure threatens a Rust Belt town, one older factory worker continues going to his former job every day, despite the shutdown. His peculiar decision has a profound effect on the community, yielding an outcome no one expected.

Location: Regal Lynbrook 13

August 3, 2019
5:00pm: Dennis and Lois
Dennis and Lois have devoted the last 40 years traveling the world pursuing the thrill of live music and supporting the rock bands they love. But as age and illness threaten to end their lifelong tour, they are relying on the friends they've collected along the way and the music that energizes them to keep it going.

Location: Regal Lynbrook 13

Date: July 31 - August 3, 2019

Regal Lynbrook 13 and Rpx - 321 Merrick Road Lynbrook, New York
Long Beach Public Library Theater - 111 West Park Avenue Long Beach, New York

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