Thanks to all who attended and otherwise supported the NYC premiere of Sirena's Gallery at the Stuart Cinema in Greenpoint. What a wonderful night! This mont, you can also find stills of the film in The William & Mary Review, Vol. 60, now available in print.
Blockchain platform Fenix 360 recently interviewed Sirena's Gallery director Christine Stoddard and created a video about her work, with an emphasis on Sirena's Gallery. Watch it here:
• In late January 2022, a still from Sirena's Gallery was published in Evocations Review.
• A virtual screening of Sirena's Gallery will take place on March 13, 2022 over Zoom. A Q&A with the director, Christine Stoddard, will be hosted by actress Amanda Andrews. A recording will be provided for all registered guests. Tickets are available on Eventbrite.
• The NYC premiere of Sirena's Gallery will take place Stuart Cinema in Greenpoint, Brooklyn on May 14, 2022. The film will be screened alongside the director's other film Naomi & The Reckoning. Tickets are available on Eventbrite.
8/29/2021 0 Comments
Byrd Screening, Plus Stories in the Bronx Times, Richmond Magazine & The Brooklyn Rail
Sirena's Gallery screened at the Byrd Theatre, a historic movie palace in Richmond, VA, on August 27, 2021. That same weekend, Richmond Magazine published a Q&A with director Christine Sloan Stoddard to complement the blurb that appeared in its August 2021 print issue. The Bronx Times also published a profile on two of the film's cast members: Disnie Sebastien and Art Jones, who are both based in the Bronx. A profile of Sirena's Gallery will be appearing in the September print issue of The Brooklyn Rail.
8/1/2021 0 Comments
Richmond Magazine Story
Richmond Magazine kindly wrote a blurb about the Sirena's Gallery screening at the Byrd Theatre; you can read it in the August issue, now on newsstands. The magazine will be running an online interview about the film later this month. Buy your ticket to the Aug. 27th screening here.
7/19/2021 0 Comments
Puffin Grant Award
It is with great pleasure and appreciation that we can announce our grant award from the Puffin Foundation! This is a national grant award for emerging artists working on projects pertaining to social justice. So, yes, here's the official language: "Funding has been made possible by the Puffin Foundation." Thanks to the Puffin Foundation, we will have additional funding to pursue our plans for distribution and promotion of Sirena's Gallery.
7/15/2021 0 Comments
Successfully funded Kickstarter!
Thanks to everyone who backed our Kickstarter campaign and spread the word. We now have a healthy budget for our promotional circuit, which will include film festival submissions, independent screenings, and streaming. Stay tuned! In the meantime, check out our first public screening at The Byrd Theatre in Richmond, VA; seating will be extremely limited.
We are so thrilled to have a Kickstarter campaign to help fundraise for the film festival circuit, video on demand launch, and independent screenings. Check it out here:
5/22/2021 0 Comments
Official Trailer Now Available
The trailer for Sirena's Gallery, edited by John Cappello, is now available!
The first screening of "Sirena's Gallery" will take place on Aug. 27, 2021 at the Byrd Theatre in Richmond, VA. Social distancing will be enforced. Purchase your ticket on Eventbrite and follow the project on Facebook for updates.