The NYC Cannabis Film Festival is coming to Williamsburg next week
NYC Cannabis Film Festival

New York City’s first weed themed film festival is coming to the Wythe Hotel in Williamsburg on September 26th. From their website:

The New York City Cannabis Film Festival brings the best of cannabis film media to the most diverse audience in the world. By exploring and celebrating the plant through the cinematic lens we hope to raise the public level of consciousness around Cannabis. Our mission is to elevate cannabis culture, inspire productive dialogue, and give artists a platform to showcase their genius.

DNA info spoke to the organizers:

As to the choice of location to host the festival, Mattson said he finds Brooklyn to be “more relaxed with cannabis” than the rest of the city.

“It’s part of the culture in Williamsburg already,” Mattson said.