Barry Schlecker, of Barry's Events, and Penn Ketchum, owner of Penn Cinema Riverfront, will share their vision for the upcoming WilmFilm Festival at the Cinema on Tuesday morning. Local businesses, non-profits and press are invited to the event.
Schlecker and Ketchum will discuss the movies to be featured at WilmFilm, and the non profit-partners involved. Shlecker, organizer of the Newark Film Festival, Old Fashioned Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park and Brandywine Festival of the Arts, is bringing an independent film festival to Penn Cinema at the Riverfront from April 24 through April 28.
The entire weekend will be dedicated to films released in the last 12 months that audiences should of seen. There are four films by local film makers, as well as 14 national releases.
IF YOU GO
What: WilmFilm Festival "Meet the Organizer" Announcement of Films and partners
When: 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, March; 19
Where: Penn Cinema at the Riverfront, 401 S. Madison St., Wilmington