BWFF 2018

BWFF 2018 screened 60 short films in 2 short days at The Wythe Hotel, Williamsburg BK with profits going to NYWIFT. We also celebrated this season with a sold-out mixer at The Counting Room, Williamsburg BK.

Full 2018 program here

See HERE for 2018 press release. 


Katy-May HudsonFounder/Festival Director 

Dushan ArnautovichFestival Producer

Hannah Kahn, Director of Communications

Pam Nasr, Director of Content Strategy

Vanna Pilgrim, Producer

Hannah Pascoe, Event Coordinator

2 0 1 8  J U D G I N G  P A N E L

Danae Grandison, Director and Producer.

Eevin Hartsough, Actor, Writer, Filmmaker.  Learn more about her work at and

Emily Pojman, Writer, Producer at Curbed (Vox Media Inc.) and Content Manager.

Gia-Rayne Harris, Director, Writer, Actress.

Inaya Yusuf, Cinematographer & Editor

Jessica Van Lachterop, Documentarian and DP

Julia Rudolph, Casting Associate One Entertainment

Kaela Mei-Shing Garvinfounding member of Undiscovered Countries, creator of A Girl's Guide to Surviving Fascism, co­-creator of 2 Girls | 1 Asian, writer for upcoming series BKPI with Super Deluxe.

Samantha Slater, Actor, Filmmaker and Founder of Made with Sass.

Vanna Pilgrim, Filmmaker, Actor.