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Enjoy Free Short Films at Home or in Local Theaters

Box of Popcorn

Grab some popcorn and get ready for movie night—on your couch or in your community.


For seven years, AARP Long Island has presented Short Film Sundays, a free series of hour-long movies curated by the Gold Coast International Film Festival. The last few seasons were virtual due to the pandemic.

This year, viewers can watch online or in person. The Nassau County venues are being finalized; updates will be available at

For those watching from home, a new film will be available the second Sunday of the month in October, November and December. The program is open to all, but registration is required. The themes and registration links are:

Registrants will be able to access the films starting at midnight on each date and will have 24 hours to watch.

—Donna Liquori

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