Trenton Film Society

Third Show Added!

Riot on the Dance Floor: The Story of Randy Now and City Gardens

Feb. 11-13, 2015

Riot on the Dance Floor: The Story of Randy Now and City Gardens brings to life
the gritty story of one of New Jersey’s most infamous clubs and its larger
than life promoter. City Gardens was a venue for underground music and during
its time it traversed the entertainment spectrum; from the comedy of Henny
Youngman to Nine Inch Nails, New Order to Nirvana. Trenton Premiere.

Q & A with Steve Tozzi and Randy Now after the screenings.

 

Wednesday, Feb. 11, 7:30 pm – Buy tickets

Thursday, Feb. 12, 7:30 pm – Sold Out

Friday, Feb. 13, 7:30 pm – Sold Out

 

“F*cking Amazing!”

- Matt Pinfield, MTV 120 Minutes

“Tozzi creates a moving portrait of the people on the fringes of the music industry.”

- Toronto Star

“A fantastic film that will help to preserve a cultural hub–”

- The Aquarian


Oscar Shorts 2015

Thursday, February 19 – Saturday, February 21

See this year’s Oscar-nominated documentary, live action, and animated shorts.

View schedule and buy tickets!

 


Trenton Film Festival Now Accepting Submissions!

Trenton Film Festival screens new, cutting-edge film of various genres from around the world, offering filmmakers the opportunity to interact with audiences and connect with other filmmakers at various stages in their career.

Early bird deadline: February 1, 2015

Trenton Film Festival proudly accepts entries via FilmFreeway.com, the world’s best online submissions platform. Click to submit with FilmFreeway.

Submit with FilmFreeway


 

2015 Season

 

Riot on the Dance Floor: Wednesday, 2/11 – Friday 2/13

Riot on the Dance Floor: The Story of Randy Now and City Gardens brings to life
the gritty story of one of New Jersey’s most infamous clubs and its larger
than life promoter. City Gardens was a venue for underground music and during
its time it traversed the entertainment spectrum; from the comedy of Henny
Youngman to Nine Inch Nails, New Order to Nirvana.

Oscar Shorts: Thursday, 2/19 – Saturday, 2/21

The ever popular screening of Oscar Short entries in run-up to Sunday, 2/22 Oscar awards ceremony. Book early to avoid sell-outs; enter your email address under ‘Join our Mailing List’ and click ‘Subscribe’ to receive email notification when tickets go on sale.

International Film Festival: Friday, 4/10 – Sunday, 4/12

Compelling, poignant, sometimes funny stories, both true and fiction, from around the world are screened at the International Film Festival.  Experience some of the most exquisitely beautiful and thought-provoking film that we screen!

Trenton Film Festival: Thursday, 6/11 – Sunday, 6/14

Unparalleled in diversity of subject matter, technique and filmmaker intention, films range from narrative features and documentaries to new media such as music video and web series.   See work from accomplished filmmakers, students and filmmakers just starting out.  A great opportunity to explore a wide breadth of film, meet many of the filmmakers and discover the local Trenton filmmaking scene!