Films, Pop-Up Gallery and Hotel all in One New Location

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — The annual EQUUS Film Festival has a new location with everything all in one building.

Book your room at the WYTHE Hotel in Brooklyn, N.Y., and then walk downstairs to watch films all day or enjoy time in the Pop-Up Gallery. Mark your calendar for Nov. 29 to Dec. 2 with three days of films, Directors Panels, filmmaker Q&As, a Welcome Gathering, WINNIE Awards and more.

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The program schedule for this year’s EQUUS Film Festival will include over 30 feature length films and documentaries along with over 35 equestrian shorts.

The 2018 EQUUS Film Festival will open with a Welcome Gathering on Thursday evening, Nov. 29, at the Wild Horses of Sable Island Gallery. This will include a meet-and-greet with equestrian filmmakers, authors and artists. It will conclude on Sunday evening, Dec. 2, with the WINNIE Awards.

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Equus Film Festival Schedule:

Thursday, Nov. 29 - Welcome Gathering – 6 p.m.- 9 p.m.: The Wild Horses of Sable Island Gallery

Friday, Nov. 30 – Films - 12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 30 – Pop Up Gallery - 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 1 – Films - 12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 1 – Directors Panels - 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 1 – Pop Up Gallery - 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Sunday Dec. 2 – Films - 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 2 – WINNIE Awards: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 2 – Pop Up Gallery - 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 2 – Clinton Park Stables Carriage Horse Tour - 3:00-5:00 (618 West 52nd Street)

Founded in 2013 by Lisa Diersen, and co-organized by Diana De Rosa, this year's Festival will present over 40 WINNIE awards to filmmakers, artists and authors.

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Location For All Activities

EQUUS Film Festival welcome gathering, Wild Horses of Sable Island Gallery - 109 Ingraham St., Brooklyn, New York 11237.

Films/Directors Panels/Networking: Wythe Hotel in Brooklyn, N.Y. N 11th St & Brewers Row & Wythe Avenue - Brooklyn, N.Y. 11249, 718-460-8000,

EQUUS Film Festival films: Tickets can be ordered online. Click on the Ticket Link on the website at

Pop-Up Gallery: Networking Opportunity with those attending the EQUUS Film Festival as well as Directors Panels and the WINNIE AWARDS.

Carriage Horses Stable tours, Clinton Park Stables, 618 West 52nd Street, New York, N.Y. 10019 (between 11th and 12th). Free to attend but please reserve your ticket online. Space is limited.


The sixth annual EQUUS Film Festival is the first event of its kind to offer a home to the storytellers of the horse world, with films, documentaries, videos, commercials and shorts from around the world and also cultural elements of fine equestrian art and literature. EQUUS Film Festival highlights and rewards the diverse and creative efforts of those who pay artistic homage to the horse.

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