The NoHu International Short Film Festival is dedicated to screening the best short films and independent feature films from around the world.

Sunday, October 13, 2013

6th Annual NoHu International Short Film Festival

More Exciting than ever!!!

(Union City, NJ)  The 6th Annual NoHu International Short Film Festival kicks off this Tuesday, October 15, 2013 with events held every night leading up to the awards gala on Saturday, October 19th.  This year, the festival will screen two feature films and two evenings of shorts.  The week-long festival has gained much popularity receiving over two hundred film entries from all over the world.  The festival opens on Tuesday, October 15th with a Red Carpet event, VIP Party, and screening of the feature film "Lysistrata" directed by James Thomas.  All the screenings and festivities will be held at the William V. Musto Cultural Center located at 420 - 15th Street in Union City. 

Tuesday, October 15, 2013
7:00 PM Red Carpet
8:00 PM Party & Screening of "Lysistrata" directed by James Thomas
Special guests Miss Ukraine Tanya Rodina and renowned actor Renoly Santiago of the feature film "Dangerous Minds" 
Live Music
Dress to Impress

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 8:00 PM
Screening of "War Against the Weak" directed by Justin Strawhand 


Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 8:00 PM
Screening of Official Short Film Selections

a film by Ricardo Lorenzo 

So Long Maria, Farewell
Written & Directed by Nnamdi Nwigwe 

Through The Woods
David Giardina

Written, Directed, & Edited by Brian Mendez
Union City Premiere

Abby Levine & Craig Radhuber
World Premiere

City of Smiles
Tom Sullivan

Laura Desimine
New Jersey Premiere

Southern Hospitality
Dennis Melton Hodges

Turn Me On
Sunnyside Down Productions
World Premiere

a film by Ricardo Lorenzo

a Mo Zapata Film
New Jersey Premiere


Friday, October 18, 2013 at 8:00 PM
Screening of Official Short Film Selections

When The Smiling Stops 
Written & Directed by Eline Leslie Meier
World Premiere

The Poker Lesson
Jim Thalman, Executive Producer

by Michael Jackson
New Jersey Premiere

Aaron Peck
World Premiere

Our Mechanical Future
Jenina Podulka
Union City Premiere

Let Me Go
Alex Raskin, Prime HD

Giancarlo Orellana
C.G.O. & G.ORE Entertainment, LLC
Union City Premiere

Blue Tears
Joe Paul
New Jersey Premiere

Jay Gonzalez
El Gitano Discreto Productions
Wrld Premiere

Joe Paul
World Premiere


Saturday, October 19, 2013
7:00 PM Red Carpet
8:00 PM Awards Ceremony & VIP Party
Live Music
Dress to Impress



  1. Congrats to THE POKER LESSON on winning Best of the Fest.
    Thanks to all,

    Reed Kalisher

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