“One of the 10 biggest film festivals in the world”
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June 4, 2015 - June 9, 2015

Hoboken International Film Festival

Hosted by Middletown, NY

The 2016 HIFF Award for Excellence in Film & the Arts will be personally accepted by DANNY AIELLO (Academy Award nominee; Do The Right Thing; Moonstruck; The Professional; 29th Street) at HIFF’s 2016 Opening Night Ceremony on June 3, 2016… This extravaganza event, held at the breathtaking Paramount Theater in Middletown, New York:

  • Showcases the World’s Most Cutting Edge Filmmakers & Movies
  • Features a Celebrity Jury Including Multiple Film & TV Stars
  • Awards Cash Prizes in Multiple Categories
  • Presents an Oscar-like Gala Awards ceremony, hosted by superstar stand-up comedian/actor GILBERT GOTTFRIED
  • Past winners of the HIFF Lifetime Achievement award include Burt Young (Academy Award nominee; Rocky; Back to School; Rocky sequels); Eric Roberts  (Academy Award nominee; The Pope of Greenwich Village; The Expendables; The Specialist;) Robert Loggia(Academy Award & Emmy Nominee; Scarface; Independence Day; Jagged Edge; Big); Cloris Leachman (Academy Award, 4-Time Golden Globe,19-Time Emmy Winner & Nominee); Paul Sorvino (Goodfellas; The Firm; Romeo + Juliet; Nixon); Michael Biehn (Terminator; Tombstone; The Seventh Sign); (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); Mike Starr (Dumb & Dumber; The Black Dhalia; Summer of Sam; Ed Wood); and Charles Durning (2-Time Academy Award, 4-Time Golden Globe, 8-Time Emmy winner & nominee; Tootsie; The Sting; O’ Brother Where Art Thou).

CRIES OF THE UNBORN, created/produced by Kenneth Del Vecchio, will be the Opening Night Movie at Hoboken International Film Festival on June 3, 2016… A jury deliberates over the fate of four people who allegedly kidnapped a woman to save the life of an unborn baby. A faith-based thriller starring multiple Academy Award and Emmy winners and nominees that weaves in and out of the jury room, CRIES OF THE UNBORN is a modern-day ode to the Henry Fonda classic 12 Angry Men that offers a powerful climatic twist ending which may likely change views on the wholly important and divisive issue of abortion…Starring in this very controversial film are: Robert Loggia (Academy Award nominee; Scarface), Lindsey Haun (“True Blood”; Shrooms), Blanche Baker (Emmy winner; Sixteen Candles), Angela Little (American Pie Bandcamp; My Boss’s Daughter), Deborah Twiss (Kickass; A Gun for Jennifer), Nina Transfeld (The Grand Theft), Joanne Baron (The Ungodly; iMurders), Alycia Cooper (NBC’s “Last Comic Standing”); Suzi Lorraine (Wrath of Crows; Dead of Nite), Justin Deas (6-time Emmy winner), and introducing Allison Thomas Lee.See Trailer Here

HOSPITAL ARREST, created/produced by Kenneth Del Vecchio and directed by Dylan Bank, will have its worldwide premiere on June 8, 2016 at Hoboken International Film Festival…A group of miscreant doctors have been sentenced to prison at the hospital they destroyed. Each physician crazier than the other, they may be topped by the physically handicapped warden and guards who oversee them. Political correctness ignored, this madcap movie/TV series sets a new standard (or lack thereof) for film and TV comedy…Starring in HOSPITAL ARREST are Martin Kove (The Karate Kid; Rambo; Price For Freedom); Robert Loggia (Academy Award nominee; Scarface; Independence Day; Big); Gilbert Gottfried (Aladdin; Problem Child); Michael Winslow (Police Academy; Spaceballs); Jimmie Walker (“Good Times”; “Everybody Hates Chris”); Todd Bridges (“Different Strokes”; The Black Keys); Julie McCullough (“Growing Pains”; Sharknado); Deborah Twiss (Kick Ass; A Gun for Jennifer); Suzi Lorraine (Wrath of Crows; Dead of Nite); Stand-up Comedians Buddy Fitzpatrick and Sherry Davey; and Alycia Cooper (NBC’s “Last Comic Standing”). See Trailer Here



HIFF Chairman Kenneth Del Vecchio has written/directed/produced over 30 movies that star several Academy Award and Emmy winners and nominees… See All KENNETH DEL VECCHIO MOVIES Here






QUESTION OF THE DAY – From HIFF Chairman, Kenneth Del Vecchio


Watch the HIFF Video Highlights Reel on this page, and then name five of the six Academy Award nominated actors who appear in the reel.


Email your answer to Info@HobokenInternationalFilmFestival.com…Include with your answer your name and email address…If you answer correctly, you will be notified by return email and HIFF Chairman Kenneth Del Vecchio will give you TWO FREE ALL-MOVIE PASSES to the 2016 HIFF, which allows you to get into over 150 movie screenings for free!

You can answer every day, but only one email per person each day. All-Movie Passes do not include Opening Night (May 29) and the Gala Awards Ceremony (June 4).


The Official HIFF Hotel is the Comfort Inn & Suites, located in Goshen, New York, just minutes from the Paramount Theater (HIFF’s Official Theater). You can book your rooms by clicking here.

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