Panels + Master Classes

Monday, Dec. 5 (Harbour Island)

11:00am- 12pm

Location: Cocoa Coffee House & Dermalogica Harbour Island

$10.00
SPONSORS: COCOA COFFEE HOUSE, DERMALOGICA, Aliv


Sponsored by Aliv, Dermalogica, Cocoa Coffee House.

Tuesday, Dec. 6  (Harbour Island)

11:00am- 12pm

Location: Cocoa Coffee House & Dermalogica Harbour Island

$10.00 

Sponsors: Cocoa Coffee House, Dermalogica, ALiv

Sponsored by Aliv, Dermalogica, Cocoa Coffee House.

Friday, December 9

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Pirate Republic Brewery

Sponsored by Aliv

Sponsored by Aliv.

Saturday, Dec. 10 
10:00am - 11:30am

Pirate Republic Brewing (Downtown)

Sponsored by Aliv


Jennifer Gelfer is a born New Yorker. After studying Acting and working in the New York theatre scene, she went to England to further her artistic education. Upon returning to the states, she headed to Los Angeles. There she met her teacher, artistic mentor and Broadway and film director, Milton Katselas.  “He encouraged me to direct as well as act”, says Jennifer.

Sponsored by Aliv.

Editing and VR Panel

Saturday, December 10 (Nassau)

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Pirate Republic Brewing (Downtown)

$10.00

Sponsored by Aliv.

Panelist:

Pirate Republic Brewing (Downtown)

Saturday, December 10 (Nassau)

6:00pm - 7:00pm

$10.00

Arianna Vanderpool Wallace (The Black Line)

Stan Jakubowicz  (The Black Line)

Samantha Bratter, Joshua Bratter  (The Black Line)

Sponsored by Aliv.

Costume and Makeup Panel

Sunday, December 11 (Nassau)

10:00am - 11:30am

Pirate Republic Brewing (Downtown)

$10.00 

Sponsored by Aliv.

Awards + Tributes

DYLAN MCDERMOTT TO RECEIVE BAHAMAS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL TRIBUTE AWARD

 

Dylan McDermott is an American actor known for such films as Steel Magnolias, In the Line of Fire, and for TV's The Practice.

Sponsored by Romora Bay & Dunmore Hotel.

Sunday, December 11 / 6:30pm

Fort Stanley (Fort Charlotte)

Special Screenings

Blind

Starring: Alec Baldwin, Demi Moore, Dylan McDermott

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8

Rawson Square

Doors Open 5pm

Ceremony 6pm

Film Start Time: 6:30pm


Followed by

Before The Tree Was Strange 

Trailer

Bahamas / USA / 2016 /  85 mins

Before the Trees Was Strange, is a personal documentary, a journey of race and identity through a desire to unlock a mystery within my family.

Bazodee

Trailer

7:00pm

Fort Stanley (Fort Charlotte)

Starring: Machel Montano, Staz Nair, Kabir Bedi, Valmike Rampersad, Natalie Perera

Cocktails + Receptions

Thursday, December 8

Following Films

VIP Access Only - $100.00 (including Film, Food and BIFF Cocktail)

Ronald "Ronnie" Butler, Sr. is a famous Bahamian calypso and rake n scrape entertainer and singer. Butler is referred to as "The Godfather of Bahamian Music" and his career spans more than five decades.

Female Performers celebrate 
BIFF "Women In Film" 

Compass Point

December 9 at 9:00pm

FREE

Saturday, December 10

Pirates Republic

9:30pm

Film, Food & Beverages and Concert performance by Benjai

Sunday, December 11

Fort Stanley

$60.00

Benjai performance 

Followed by Bazodee Film

Sunday, December 11

$15.00

Fort Charlotte

Development & Production Panel

Monday, Dec. 5 (Harbour Island)

11:00am- 12pm

Location: Cocoa Coffee House & Dermalogica Harbour Island

$10.00
SPONSORS: COCOA COFFEE HOUSE, DERMALOGICA, Aliv


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Monday, Dec. 5 / 11:00am


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Tuesday, Dec. 6 / 9:30am

Your Pitch Your Story Master Class

Tuesday, Dec. 6  (Harbour Island)

11:00am- 12pm

Location: Cocoa Coffee House & Dermalogica Harbour Island

$10.00 

Sponsors: Cocoa Coffee House, Dermalogica, ALiv

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Tuesday, Dec. 6 / 11:00am


Buy Tickets

Tribute to Dylan McDermott

DYLAN MCDERMOTT TO RECEIVE BAHAMAS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL TRIBUTE AWARD

 

Dylan McDermott is an American actor known for such films as Steel Magnolias, In the Line of Fire, and for TV's The Practice.

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Tuesday, Dec. 6 / 8:30pm

Thursday, Dec. 8 / 10:00am

Opening Night (VIP Access)

Thursday, December 8

Following Films

VIP Access Only - $100.00 (including Film, Food and BIFF Cocktail)

Ronald "Ronnie" Butler, Sr. is a famous Bahamian calypso and rake n scrape entertainer and singer. Butler is referred to as "The Godfather of Bahamian Music" and his career spans more than five decades.

»Read More

Thursday, Dec. 8 / 6:30pm


Buy Tickets

Opening Night Films

Blind

Starring: Alec Baldwin, Demi Moore, Dylan McDermott

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8

Rawson Square

Doors Open 5pm

Ceremony 6pm

Film Start Time: 6:30pm


Followed by

Before The Tree Was Strange 

Trailer

Bahamas / USA / 2016 /  85 mins

Before the Trees Was Strange, is a personal documentary, a journey of race and identity through a desire to unlock a mystery within my family.

»Read More

Thursday, Dec. 8 / 6:30pm


Buy Tickets

Women & Film Roundtable

Friday, December 9

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Pirate Republic Brewery

Sponsored by Aliv

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Friday, Dec. 9 / 5:30pm


Buy Tickets

Eighties Party

Female Performers celebrate 
BIFF "Women In Film" 

Compass Point

December 9 at 9:00pm

FREE

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Friday, Dec. 9 / 9:00pm

Acting Masterclass With Jennifer Gelfer

Saturday, Dec. 10 
10:00am - 11:30am

Pirate Republic Brewing (Downtown)

Sponsored by Aliv


Jennifer Gelfer is a born New Yorker. After studying Acting and working in the New York theatre scene, she went to England to further her artistic education. Upon returning to the states, she headed to Los Angeles. There she met her teacher, artistic mentor and Broadway and film director, Milton Katselas.  “He encouraged me to direct as well as act”, says Jennifer.

»Read More

Saturday, Dec. 10 / 10:00am


Buy Tickets

Editing & VR Workshop

Editing and VR Panel

Saturday, December 10 (Nassau)

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Pirate Republic Brewing (Downtown)

$10.00

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Saturday, Dec. 10 / 12:00pm


Buy Tickets

Sports & Film Roundtable

Panelist:

Pirate Republic Brewing (Downtown)

Saturday, December 10 (Nassau)

6:00pm - 7:00pm

$10.00

Arianna Vanderpool Wallace (The Black Line)

Stan Jakubowicz  (The Black Line)

Samantha Bratter, Joshua Bratter  (The Black Line)

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Saturday, Dec. 10 / 6:00pm

Havana Nights

Saturday, December 10

Pirates Republic

9:30pm

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Saturday, Dec. 10 / 9:30pm


Buy Tickets

Costume & Makeup Workshop with Christopher Lawrence

Costume and Makeup Panel

Sunday, December 11 (Nassau)

10:00am - 11:30am

Pirate Republic Brewing (Downtown)

$10.00 

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Sunday, Dec. 11 / 11:00am


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Filmmaker Award Ceremony

Sunday, December 11 / 6:30pm

Fort Stanley (Fort Charlotte)

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Sunday, Dec. 11 / 7:00pm

Closing Night Film

Bazodee

Trailer

7:00pm

Fort Stanley (Fort Charlotte)

Starring: Machel Montano, Staz Nair, Kabir Bedi, Valmike Rampersad, Natalie Perera

»Read More

Sunday, Dec. 11 / 7:00pm


Buy Tickets

Closing Night (VIP Access)

Film, Food & Beverages and Concert performance by Benjai

Sunday, December 11

Fort Stanley

$60.00

»Read More

Sunday, Dec. 11 / 7:00pm


Buy Tickets

Benjai Concert

Benjai performance 

Followed by Bazodee Film

Sunday, December 11

$15.00

Fort Charlotte

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Sunday, Dec. 11 / 9:30pm


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