Mar 10, 2013
Muscular Puppy to appear with select cast members to kick off the Event, followed by a Q&A with Director, Producer and Select Cast.
This year, Muscular Puppy will kick off the event premiering their 3rd movie, Boon, starring Christiane Siedel and Neal McDonough, Christina Ochoa, James Madio, Jake Melrose, Demetrius Grosse, Gabrielle Carteris, Jason Scott Lee, and many more.
The Gasparilla International Film Festival is run by the 501(C)3 Nonprofit Organization, The Tampa Film Institute, Inc. We are a cultural arts institution that inspires, educates, and entertains Tampa Bay’s diverse population through an annual celebration of film, year-round events, community outreach, and social awareness initiatives that foster communication, generate economic impact, and provide support for the film industry of Tampa Bay and State of Florida.
The Tampa Film Institute, Inc. was founded in 2006 with the inaugural Gasparilla Int'l Film Festival held in 2007. In just 15 short years, GIFF has hosted thousands of filmmakers, talent, producers, and film buffs along with countless World Premieres, USA Premieres, and Florida Premiere film screenings that have brought and continues to bring the arts, education, and quality films to the Tampa Bay Area!