The Rooster Film Festival
Date: Friday October 27th (Date changed due to conflict)
Location: Edmond Town Hall
45 Main St, Newtown, CT 06470

The Rooster Film Festival (TRFF) 2017, is looking to promote and enhance the arts through cinematic viewing in Newtown, CT while providing a venue for filmmakers to promote their work.

We are looking for films of any genre, either animation or live action, to screen during this years festival.

We welcome your submissions through Film Freeway!


Helianthus written and directed by Michaela Beaudry

Animated short about art and individual expression

House of Fury directed by Barbara Distini and David Distini, Trumbull, CT
Two realtors duke it out in the cut-throat world of real estate.
One More directed by Neil Hapke
Moving into college is a big step for both a single mother and her only child.
LILT written directed and produced by Josiah Cuneo
Daydreams of dancers flood the thoughts of a woman as she says goodbye.
Brunch directed by Neil Hapke
Short film highlighting the importance of mutual appreciation and depth in a relationship.
Home Away a film by Zhengrongfeng Huang
A Chinese illegal immigrant sneaks into the US, and tries to retrieve his son,who has been forcefully taken away, but will he succeed or fail…
Light Sight written, directed and edited by Seyed M. Tabatabaei
The Whole a feature film by Rodrigo Moreno