PHOTOS: QFest Film Festival

Amber Rose and more from the 18th annual event. By HughE Dillon

Opening night of the 18th Annual QFest kicked off with a pre-party at Cafe Nola. Running till July 23rd, the festival is screening 107 films – including 42 feature films, 13 documentaries, 52 short films, seven world premieres, one North American premiere, two U.S. premieres, 16 East Coast premieres, and 26 Philadelphia premieres.

Here are a few photos from the kickoff:

Pictured left to right: Michael Marsico from Philadelphia Fight, Renee Gilinger of the East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District, and Matthew Ray of ChatterBlast Media (all photos by HughE Dillon)

Model and Smirnoff Vodka spokesperson Amber Rose, surrounded by the Smirnoff girls, at the QFest after-party at Table 31.

Heather Coutts of Liberty City KIngs and Kelly Burkhardt of TLA Releasing

From left to right: PR rep Sara Ann Kelly, Randal Mrazik, general manager of Uncle’s and Tavern on Camac, Tara Lessard of Gay Philly Calendar, and WMMR’s Pierre Robert.

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