Lineup announced for 2023 Hobnobben Film Festival
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - Plans have been announced for the annual film festival that aims to highlight independent films while raising money for Fort Wayne’s nonprofit cinema.
This year, organizers say they are showing more films than ever for a record of 144 productions from 30 countries in 27 languages. They say more than 20% of the movies have an Indiana connection, with 13 shorts from local and Hoosier filmmakers on Opening Night. You can view a full showing schedule here.
Also being highlighted this year are Ukrainian and Iranian films. Organizers say an Iranian Filmmaker Showcase, featuring nine short films, will be held on Friday. On Saturday, three short Ukrainian films will be shown, followed by a panel conversation.
Single-day festival passes are $30 each, with the exception of Opening Night on October 19, where tickets are only $15. Attendees can also buy a four-day pass for $60. For more information, visit the Hobnobben website.
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