Sophie Ellsberg's Old Habits is an Official Selection at the 18th Annual Coney Island Film Festival in Brooklyn, NY. Old Habits is screening in the Program 12: Shorts Block, at 2:00pm Sunday, September 16th at Sideshows by the Seashore, 1208 Surf Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11224.
Coney Island Film Festival by the sea has gained a reputation for fostering a relaxed atmosphere where filmmakers and industry veterans alike gather to enjoy a jam-packed weekend of great films, parties and amusement park rides. MovieMaker Magazine named us one of the and "25 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee" and "25 Coolest Film Festivals"!
Coney Island's independent spirit and irreverent attitude have helped the fest quickly thrive as something distinct from other NYC events. The opening night celebrations pay tribute to Coney Island's renown carnival history with live performances by sideshow freaks, sword swallowers, fire eaters and stars of the New York City burlesque scene!