Special Events and Guests


2017 Special Recognition

Mike Bivins

Boston Casting - Acting Workshop

Boston Casting, Inc. will be holding an acting workshop at the Boston International Film Festival on Friday, April 14, 2017 at 6 PM. All VIP pass holders recieve priority access to this event. To RSVP, please send an email to in info@bifilmfestival.com  The workshop will take place at:

Transportation Building
Floor 2 Conference Rooms 2
10 Park Plaza
Boston, MA

Angela Peri, Casting Director, Founder/Owner of Boston Casting
With 30 years casting experience in the Boston area, Angela Peri, C.S.A., is the owner and founder of BOSTON CASTING, INC. Known as the hardest working woman in show business, Angela is a member of the Casting Society of America and an original member of the Massachusetts Production Coalition, Angela founded Boston Casting in 1991, and has cast thousands of national, regional and local productions from feature films to commercials, industrials and reality television. Angela’s recent credits include Mark Wahlberg's PATRIOTS DAY, Jake Gyllenhaal's STRONGER, David O. Russell’s Academy Award® nominated film JOY as well as AMERICAN HUSTLE, THE FINEST HOURS, BLEED FOR THIS, and CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE. Other recent films include: TED & TED 2, THE FORGER, SEX TAPE, THE FIGHTER, EQUALIZER, THE JUDGE, R.I.P.D., HERE COMES THE BOOM, THE PROPOSAL, LABOR DAY and PROUD MARY.

Boston International Film Festival Program Catalog

For the 2017 BIFF Program Catalog, click here.