Looking for cool locations for your next film? Check out OCNY! #WFA2016



Winter Film Awards is teaming up with Orange County NY Film Office for our 2016 Independent Film Festival!

The 5th Annual WINTER FILM AWARDS Independent Film Festival runs Feb 18-26 2015 with jam-packed days of screenings, networking events and after-parties. The event offers something for everyone, highlighting the dynamic range of storytelling the independent filmmaking community has to offer. Among the 86 Official Selections to be screened at Cinema Village in the heart of the East Village (22 East 12th Street, New York, NY 10003), is a diverse mixture of 12 documentaries, 34 shorts, 10 narrative features, 9 animations, 7 music videos, 9 horror films and 5 web series, including 8 student films, 36 female directors and representation from 26 countries.

About Orange County NY

Just one hour from NYC, Orange County boasts dynamic urban landscapes, historic architecture, beautiful farmland, and picturesque villages. It is bordered by the majestic Hudson River to the east and the beautiful Delaware River to the west. In addition to great locations, Orange County NY has a diverse array of available properties from abandoned industrial buildings and schools to jails, gothic churches and historic hotels – all waiting to be featured in YOUR next film.

If you are looking for a small town feel, a post-apocalyptic setting, an urban street scene, or a military base, you’ll find it all in Orange County. The Orange County NY Film Office makes it simple for filmmakers to access these great locations, along with local studio space, all the necessary permits and approvals, and affordable accommodations.

No matter what location you’re interested in, you’ll find all the information you need by visiting or by calling the Orange County Film Office at 845-469-9120.


About Winter Film Awards

Winter Film Awards (WFA) is a volunteer-run and operated celebration of the diversity of local and international film-making. Our Mission is to recognize excellence in cinema and to promote learning and artistic expression for people at all stages of their artistic careers with a focus on nurturing emerging filmmakers and helping them gain recognition and contacts to break into this difficult industry. We pride ourselves on our diverse collection of Festival selections, allowing our audience to enjoy films they normally wouldn’t think to seek out. WFA is a minority- and women-owned registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

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