The 2013 Gasparilla Film Festival kicks off tonight with the VIP Opening Reception, followed by the red carpet world premiere of crime drama ’Empire State’. This is the beginning of a great week filled with screenings and events for everyone. The festival takes place from March 19- 24, 2013.

Throughout the next six days, the festival will consist of Q&A sessions with filmmakers & actors, education panels, Global Lens Screenings, special engagement screenings, workshops, award ceremonies, live concerts, a roof top drive- in and daily parties and events.

There is so much to do over the next six days; you won’t want to miss out on any of the fun! Click here, for the schedule of screenings and events.

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