The 15th Annual Stony Brook Film Festival showcases the best in independent film: provocative foreign films, unusual and absorbing American premieres, entertaining comedies, outstanding documentaries, and a variety of short films that are chosen from hundreds received for consideration.
The 1000-seat Main Stage Theatre at Staller Center brims with people who enjoy the many movies, the Q&As, and the receptions and parties that make the festival a summer stand-out. Movie lovers mingle with filmmakers in an informal atmosphere. Filmmakers say that the Stony Brook Film Festival is among the best in the country. They enjoy the hospitality, intelligent audiences, and great projection that Stony Brook has become known for.