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TONIGHT!!!! Join Us October 22 for the 'Best of Fest' event at the Algonquin Theater in Manasquan N.J. #Bestoffest #independentfilms #shortfilms #NJarts #actors #directors #indie #regram #celebrity #redcarpet #oncamera #production #films

GSFF: Best of The Fest

GSFF: Best of The Fest

The Garden State Film Festival is proud to present an evening of the “Best of the Fest" featuring an array of award winning short films from around the globe. Join us for an evening of the best the cinematic arts has to offer from New Jersey’s Premier Independent Film Festival.

"See you at the Movies!”

The Garden State Film Festival was born 15 years ago after a chance encounter in a Sea Girt, N.J., grocery store by film industry veteran Diane Raver and the actor Robert Pastorelli. After more than a decade in Asbury Park, the festival moved to Atlantic City where it will celebrate its 15th season in spring of 2017!

Intermission: Yes
Runtime: Approximately 90 minutes

Oct 22nd 6:38pm • 1 Comment

Rising Star past winner Paul Castro Jr. featured on Popdust discussing upcoming film
projects. #RisingStar #GSFF #film #actor


He's also about to make a huge splash in the indie film industry.

Oct 22nd 12:37am • No Comments

@gardenstatefilmfestival presents BEST OF FEST EVENT October 22 at Algonquin Theatre.. (MANASQUAN, NJ) -- “Shorts” season has been extended into October. Algonquin Arts Theatre and the Garden State Film Festival will present a two-hour program featuring a selection of favorite short films selected from the last 14 editions of the Garden State Film Festival. Dubbed “Best of the Fest,” this screening will be Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 8:00pm in Manasquan sponsored by Shoreline Media Marketing.
The evening will be introduced by Siobhan Fallon Hogan most known for her parts in the films “Men In Black,” “Forest Gump,” and “Wayward Pines,” as well as her television appearances including a recurring role on “Seinfeld” and on “Saturday Night Live.” Fallon Hogan is a Garden State Film Festival honorary board member.

Tickets are $13 (including all processing fees) and available online at, by phone at 732-528-9211 or at the Algonquin Box Office at 173 Main Street from 12:00pm-6:00pm on weekdays and 12:00pm-4:00pm on Saturdays. Walk-up tickets for this screening will also be available at the box office starting at 7:00pm on October 22. Doors will open at 7:30pm. #filmfestival #bestoffest #GSFF #NJarts #celebrityhost #TV #Film #comedy #actress

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Oct 21st 9:03pm • 1 Comment