Leviathan Lab's 2012 film YIELD was designated as an Official Selection at the 2014 Planet Connections Film Festival on Monday, June 2nd at 9:00pm in the Upstairs Theatre at the Paradise Factory in Manhattan's East Village. Congratulations to YIELD's cast and crew!
Proceeds from ticket sales to the Festival will go to benefit Reel Works, a not-for-profit organization that provides free filmmaking programs for NYC Youth. Using a unique, one-on-one mentoring model, Reel Works challenges at-risk youth to tell their stories and have their voices heard. In turn, they build vital skills of literacy, leadership and self-confidence to create productive futures.
The Planet Connections Festivity Inc. is New York’s premiere eco-friendly/socially conscious not-for-profit arts festival. Fostering a diverse cross-section of performances, the festivity seeks to inspire artists and audiences both creatively and fundamentally, in a festive atmosphere forming a community of like-minded artists. At the heart of the festivity are individuals striving to create professional, meaningful theatre, film, music and art, while supporting organizations, which give back to the community at large. Since its inception, Planet Connections Festivity has presented 163 theatrical productions, 61 staged readings, 27 films and 47 bands- all while benefitting 202 different charitable organizations. Planet Connections has been featured on the Sundance Channel, NY1, and in The New York Times
For tickets please visit https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe.c/9914463