​​​EQUUS Film Festival 


Janice Fischer

Official EFF Photographer

Julianne Neal 

SPOTLIGHT Rescue Series



October 18, 2015

Fill out form for Press Info

November 26, 2015

September 24, 2015

October 2015

Gayle Gari

EQUUS Film Festival OnLine


PASSWORD: ridetv

Password: ridetv

Joan T. Kabbes

Internship with EFF

Paul Cohen

EQUUS Film Festival Consultant and
Advisor to the Motion Picture Industry

Jamie Samples


Social Media Consultant

November 17, 2015

Candace Wade

​Staff Writer

Film Reviewer 

EQUUS Film Festival Panel Moderator

Soring Panel Moderator

November 10, 2015

Jacqueline Osborn

Staff Writer

Industry Consultant 

Marketing ​​

October 2015

October 8, 2015

​Snannon Ford Artist

October 26, 2015

July 3, 2015

June 17, 2015

Articles and Press 

Equus Film Festival Films


In 2013 the Equus Film Festival first opened it's doors in the historic Arcada Theater in the quaint town of St Charles Illinois USA. We moved to New York City in 2014 and will continue to make New York City the home of our annual Film Festival.

The History

Our Mission

Be the home to the horse storytellers of the world....

People love the idea and we love sharing our love of horses with the world. We are a platform to educate and enlighten the world to all issues related to horses


Share the EFF winners with the world

We are taking the winners and special select films from the Equus Film Festival on tour to places like The Kentucky Horse Park, Silver Springs International Film Festival, Durango Colorado, Mackinac Island and to where ever the horse world invites us. 

Diana DeRosa

Chief Press Officer


New York Office

Media Coordinator

Sponsorships - Contact

Suzanne Kopp-Moskow

Li'l Herc's Family Fest

Lisa Diersen

Founder / Director


Filmmaker - Contact

Author - Contact 

Artist - Contact

​Sponsorships - Contact

Equus Film Festival - New York City


Founded in 2013, we are the world’s premier showcase for domestic and international feature films, documentaries and shorts, in which the horse is put center stage.

Raising awareness, discussion and possibly even social change amongst a global audience and enhancing that via our founding partner.

Hundreds of films have gained recognition, found international distribution and reached global audiences via the festival. We believe that film holds the power to experience a story in the most compelling way. Therefore we empower storytellers to share their unique stories in the most optimal setting, a movie theater. Placing the festival in the capital of the world, New York City, where people from all walks of life can enjoy these inspiring stories.

Team EFF