JOIN US this Saturday, March 21st in the heart of the Lower East Side as we showcase 10 original shorts by emerging filmmakers from around the world! Each selected work will compete for a prize voted by the audience and the film will also advance to the 2nd round which takes place in July .


Launched in the Summer of 2012, Katra Film Series screens a selection of quality shorts by emerging and award-winning filmmakers in NYC and provides a great networking platform for industry professionals. In partnership with Everyone Matters and Rhino Films the 2015 Grand Prize Winner will be awarded a one-on-one meeting with acclaimed Producer Stephen Nemeth from the Academy-Award Nominated The Sessions and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.

Film Lineup (not exact order):

Blank – directed by Andreas J. Wimmer
Mike Holt 4ever – directed by Kenneth Anderson & Ryan Garretson
White Briar Rose – directed by Luigi Benvisto
Failure Groupies – directed by Mandira Chauhan
Ambassadors – directed by Sascha Just
10 Second Barrier – directed by Alfonso M. Rodriguez
Winter’s Hold – directed by Ian Voglesong
Southern Dish – directed by Meredith Riley Stewart
Blame – directed by Elen Santana

2015 Katra Film Series – Sat. March 21st – 6p-1030p
217 Bowery St. between Rivington & Prince St.
New York, NY 10002
2 for 1 house drink specials from 6p-8p
$15 advance online ticket sales (includes screenings,Q&A, afterparty)
$20 cash door only (includes screenings, Q&A, after party)
Full dinner menu available

Do you have a short film, web series, short doc, music video you’d like to submit? We’re looking for short content of any genre/form no longer than 45 minutes in length. From NO BUDGET to BIG BUDGET. JUST WOW US! Visual art, experimental, animations are welcome! Submit via Film Freeway https://filmfreeway.com/festival/KatraFilmSeries