Hoboken International Film Festival
May 31, 2013 – June 6, 2013
Paramount Theater – Middletown, NY
Academy Award nominee ERIC ROBERTS will personally accept the 2013 HIFF Lifetime Achievement Award at the HIFF Gala Awards Ceremeony on June 6, 2013…Hoboken International Film Festival showcases the world’s most cutting edge movies and filmmakers.
- Featuring a Celebrity Jury Including Academy Award & Emmy Winners
- Cash Prizes Awarded in Multiple Categories
- Past winners of the HIFF Lifetime Achievement award include Robert Loggia (Academy Award & Emmy Nominee; Independence Day; Scarface; Jagged Edge; Big); Cloris Leachman (Academy Award, 4-Time Golden Globe,19-Time Emmy Winner & Nominee); Paul Sorvino (Goodfellas; Romeo + Juliet; The Cooler; Nixon);Billy Dee Williams (Empire Strikes Back; Return of the Jedi; Batman; Lady Sings the Blues), Carroll Baker (Academy Award Nominee & Golden Globe Winner; How the West Was Won; Baby Doll, Kindergarten Cop); and Charles Durning (2-Time Academy Award, 4-Time Golden Globe, 8-Time Emmy winner & nominee; Tootsie; The Sting; O’ Brother Where Art Thou)
- With superstar stand-up comedian GILBERT GOTTFRIED serving as the host of HIFF’s Gala Awards Ceremony.
The 2013 Opening Night Feature Film will be SCAVENGER KILLERS – a serial killer/horror film that is a “New Kind of Crazy.” The film stars several Academy Award and Emmy winners and nominees, including: Eric Roberts (The Pope of Greenwich Village; The Expendables; The Specialist; Star 80), Charles Durning (2-time Academy Award, 4-time Golden Globe, 9-time Emmy winner and nominee), Robert Loggia (Academy Award nominee; Scarface; Independence Day; Big), Robert Bogue (The Good Guy; “Guiding Light”), Racahel Robbins (An Affirmative Act; Screaming Dead), Kim Allen (“Army Wives”), Suzi Lorraine (Won Ton Baby!; Solid State), Angela Little (American Pie; Bandcamp; The Life Zone), and Dustin Diamond (“Saved by the Bell“).