Professional Panel Discussions | Garden State Film Festival

Professional Panel Discussions

ALL PANELS are $12 and take place in THE GREEN ROOM located on the 13th Fl. of the Ocean Tower in Resorts Hotel & Casino

(ALL PANELS ARE INCLUDED IN THE WEEKEND PASS – It’s really the best way to enjoy GSFF!)


Sunday April 3rd-1:00PM

Activism and Hollywood

Omar Sharif jr

YARUBAMichael Baldwin





Moderated by author Michael Baldwin join activist/actor, Omar Sharif, Jr. and film director/activist as they Yoruba Richen discuss their relation to film and how it has impacted their activism. They will share their inspiring stories and what motivated them to speak up as advocates for LGBT rights within their cultures and communities in spite of the potential repercussions. Both will be speak to the overwhelming response and consequences for them as an actor and filmmaker.

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