Events

Children’s International Short Program


FilmColumbia’s treat for our kids, giving them a rare opportunity to watch an international array of short films, lovingly selected by Parry Greaney of GIRALDI Media, NYC. Free to the public. 60 min

Saturday, October 25th, 10:30 AM


FilmColumbia Pub Party — Friday Night


Join FilmColumbia’s crew and filmgoers at Main Street’s Peint O Gwrw Pub.
Friday, Oct 24th @ 7:30 PM


CHATHAM – Panel Discussion with Peter Biskind


Saturday, October 25th @ 10 AM
General Admission $15

Join FC’s Executive Director Peter Biskind and his prestigious panel of experts to discuss one of the hot topics within the film industry. Panel topic and attending experts to be announced.


CHATHAM & HUDSON – Screenwriting Panel with Scott Cohen


Screenwriting Panel
A FilmColumbia audience favorite, join actor Scott Cohen (Kissing Jessica Stein, The Other Woman, Necessary Roughness, and upcoming NBC’s Allegiance), along with NYC and local actors with 5-10 pages of your script to be read and critiqued. The actors will read through your scene for the audience and then discuss it. A screenwriter will also be on hand for an in-depth critique. Bring 6 copies. Actors will read as much as time permits.

Hudson/Hudson Lodge:
Saturday, Oct 25th, 12 PM

Chatham/Tracy Memorial: Sunday, Oct 26th, 10 AM
General Admission: $15


HUDSON – Filmmaking Panel


Filmmaking Panel

Hudson Lodge, 601 Union Street
Sunday, Oct 26, 1 PM
General Admission: $15

Problems and opportunities face local filmmakers. What obstacles do they face and what can be done to encourage production to Hudson, Chatham, Albany, and the surrounding region? Discussion let by David McDonald.
General Admission: $15


Post Sneak Party! Saturday Night


Join FilmColumbia’s crew, filmmakers and film lovers right after the Saturday Night Sneak for drinks and appetizers.

Blue Plate Restaurant
1 Kinderhook Street
Saturday, Oct 25, 10:30 PM
$15, Cash Bar