New Hope Film Festival: The festival runs through Aug. 2, with screenings of a variety of independent films at the New Hope Arts Center, 2 Stockton Ave., and the Stephen J. Buck Memorial Theater, 180 W. Bridge St., both in New Hope.
The Festival will be honoring Susan Seidelman with a Lifetime Achievement Award on Sunday, Aug. 2 for her outstanding contributions to film. Seidelman is a writer, producer, director and actor. Seidelman directed the film “Desperately Seeking Susan,” starring Madonna.
There will be a special screening of Seidelman’s 2011 directorial work, “Musical Chairs” from noon to 2 p.m. Aug. 2 at the New Hope Arts Center, 2 Stockton Ave., New Hope.
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