The fifth annual Kent Film Festival closed a successful run April 25 following four days of screenings and recognition for numerous independent filmmakers.

The event was hosted by co-founders and festival directors Frank and Patrice Galterio, who presented awards at a Saturday evening gala.

The festival is a not-for-profit arts organization dedicated to the development of film artists of independent spirit and uncommon vision.

For the awards list for this year's event or more information, check or call the festival office at 3 Kent Green Boulevard at 203-681-5929.


by Trish Haldin