New York Women in Film & Television (NYWIFT) presents Women Directors: Sharing Immigrant Experiences Through Film — a five-part screening series of work by women filmmakers focusing on the immigrant experience in New York. This five-month long series showcases a themed exhibition of short and feature-length films. 

The third installment of the series is an evening with local immigrant artist Marela Zacarías featuring three short films about her life and work from the Art 21 series New York Close Up. A conversation with Zacarías and filmmaker Ava Wiland follows the screening. 

A reception with Mexican food and margaritas rounds out the evening.
DATE: Thursday, May 5th, 2016
TIME: 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. 
LOCATION: Maspeth Town Hall, 5337 72nd St. Maspeth, NY 11378
RSVP in advance to reserve seats.