Short Film & Jazz Festival

Short Film and Jazz Festival - Sat. Aug 27th 3pm
Short Film and Jazz Festival - Sat. Aug 27th 3pm

Saturday, August 26th, 2017 1pm - 10pm - FREE

Bell Tower Courtyard - 60 Island Street, Lawrence MA (Rain location: Everett Mills, 15 Union Street, Lawrence, MA 6th Floor)

1:00pm  Arts Festival!  More details to come!

2:00 - 3:00 The Common Sage - Presentations from city wide writing clubs occuring 12-1pm that day.

3:00 - 8:00pm:  Jazz Festival, presented by Movimiento Pro Cultura

8:30pm:  Short Film Festival - featuring short films about or featuring Lawrence, MA within the theme "My America"   Review panel includes representatives from Essex Art Center, Groundwork Lawrence, Lawrence Community Works and Lawrence History Center.

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS deadline is Thursday, July 27th!


If you missed last years festival, films that are available may be seen by clicking on the titles below.  If there is no link, the filmmaker did not give us permission at this time.

City of Promise!           Roberto German

Made in Lawrence ~ My Little Peru        Franallen Acosta

Spicket River Walkway          Tower Hill Films & Groundwork Lawrence

What is Education?     Elevated Thought Youth & Lawrence Youth Council

The GREEN TEAM        Director: Michael Tejada, Producers: Legendary Minds

Summer Mural Program 2014      Eric Allshouse & Essex Art Center

Pemberton Mill (Part 5 of full series "The Path")    Daniel Koff & City of Lawrence (CDBG Funds)

What does the fox say the chicken        Shot and Directed by Meyer and Vincent @ Essex Art Center

Bread and Roses Strike Centennial Exhibit Highlights      Lorre Fritchy, Masterpiece Productions & Lawrence History Center

Habitat for Humanity  Patrick Guerrero & Habitat for Humanity

Ruido Cortometraje (Translated: Short Noise)         Director Santiago Acosta

Gentrilious          elijAH starr

This is where I'm from. This is home to me.        Amaryllis Lopez & Marquis Victor