Oct 10-14 2019

A Woman’s Work: The NFL’s Cheerleader Problem

7:30 PM Friday October 11, 2019

North Park Theatre

Screening w/ Filmmaker Q&A

This documentary shines a spotlight on the NFL and its affiliate teams’ practices of wage theft and illegal employment of cheerleaders.
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Jump Off Party~

Jump Off Party~

9:00 PM Friday October 11, 2019

Duende

BIFF Parties

Come for some laughs and spirits with fellow filmmakers, film fanatics, creatives-of-all-stripes...
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Live From The Astroturf w/ Freedom

Live From The Astroturf w/ Freedom

9:45 PM Friday October 11, 2019

North Park Theatre

40 years after the band parted ways, Alice Cooper reunites with the surviving members of the original band.
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Float w/ Backyard Astronaut

Float w/ Backyard Astronaut

11:00 AM Saturday October 12, 2019

North Park Theatre

In the indoor sport of stunningly-designed model airplanes, a newcomer threatens to knock a teammate off his world champion throne.
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Ovacik

Ovacik

11:30 AM Saturday October 12, 2019

Squeaky Wheel

Screening w/ Filmmaker Q&A

A portrait of the daily lives of residents in Ovacik and efforts to create a sustainable economy via community-based agriculture.
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Women in Film

Women in Film

1:00 PM Saturday October 12, 2019

Buffalo State College

Panel

Join the female identifying filmmakers helping to create parity in the industry one film at a time.
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Nose to Tail w/ The Dishwasher

Nose to Tail w/ The Dishwasher

1:00 PM Saturday October 12, 2019

Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center

Screening w/ Filmmaker Q&A

A fading culinary star is haunted by his demons as he struggles to keep his Toronto bistro afloat.
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The Fan Connection

The Fan Connection

1:15 PM Saturday October 12, 2019

North Park Theatre

Screening w/ Filmmaker Q&A

A portrait of multiple generations of Buffalo Sabres fans and their unwavering devotion to their team.
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BIFF Shorts: Local Youth

BIFF Shorts: Local Youth

1:30 PM Saturday October 12, 2019

Squeaky Wheel

Screening w/ Filmmaker Q&A

Curated by Squeaky Wheel students, this program features family friendly works from makers under age 18. Free admission.
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Below-the-line

Below-the-line

2:00 PM Saturday October 12, 2019

Buffalo State College

Panel

This panel celebrates the behind-the-scenes talent that brings cinematic stories to life.
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Sponsored By

North Park Theatre
Burchfield Penney Art Center
Hallwalls
Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Art Center
Erie County
Lumiflux Media
Lalena
City of Buffalo
Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria
Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Give for Greatness
Arts Services Initiative of Western New York
Buffalo State
Wittlin, Cain & Dry, LLP
Duende
Silo City
Buffalo Toronto Public Media
FILMHUB
Canisius College
Buffalo Grand Hotel
Hostel Buffalo-Niagara
Bar Della Citta
DBGBs
Breadhive
Her Sanctuary
ValPak
Ashker's
Cultivate Cinema Circle
Elmhurst
Superior Auto Sales & Service
Caramax Studio
Arts Access Program