Film Festival Alliance

The Film Festival Alliance offers resources to develop and foster collaboration between mission-driven film festivals around the world, by building bridges and strengthening our burgeoning industry. Founded in 2015 as a program of IFP, the Film Festival Alliance is now an independent non-profit organization that works year-round to connect festival professionals and to create a sustainable professional environment for the presentation of film and media programs.

Meet Our Members

From the Blog…

FFA Wants to Hear From You!

FILM FESTIVAL ALLIANCE WANTS TO HEAR FROM YOU! Following a successful 4th annual conference in conjunction with the Art House Convergence in January, the Film Festival Alliance (FFA) is building […]

Short Film Survey

The Film Festival Alliance, in coordination with Anna Feder (Emerson College, Wicked Queer), is conducting a survey to collect information about shorts programming at festivals throughout the U.S. The findings […]

FFA’s 2016 Salary Survey: The Results

Earlier this fall, 60 festivals participated in FFA’s first salary survey. The results are in — and instead of a dry report with graphs and numbers, we are allowing you to […]

Summer 2016: FFA Updates and Transitions

  Happy Summer from the Film Festival Alliance! We have some updates and news we’d like to share, and we’re also looking ahead to our upcoming in-person gatherings, including IFP […]

From the Blog…

FFA Wants to Hear From You!

FILM FESTIVAL ALLIANCE WANTS TO HEAR FROM YOU! Following a successful 4th annual conference in conjunction with the Art House Convergence in January, the Film Festival Alliance (FFA) is building […]

Short Film Survey

The Film Festival Alliance, in coordination with Anna Feder (Emerson College, Wicked Queer), is conducting a survey to collect information about shorts programming at festivals throughout the U.S. The findings […]

FFA’s 2016 Salary Survey: The Results

Earlier this fall, 60 festivals participated in FFA’s first salary survey. The results are in — and instead of a dry report with graphs and numbers, we are allowing you to […]

Summer 2016: FFA Updates and Transitions

  Happy Summer from the Film Festival Alliance! We have some updates and news we’d like to share, and we’re also looking ahead to our upcoming in-person gatherings, including IFP […]

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Featured Member

Sundance Film Festival

The Sundance Film Festival brings the most original storytellers together with the most adventurous audiences for its annual program of dramatic and documentary films, shorts, New Frontier films, installations, performances, panel discussions, and dynamic music events. Since 1985, hundreds of films launched at the Festival have gained critical recognition, received commercial distribution, and reached worldwide audiences eager for fresh perspectives and new voices. Year after year, the Festival pursues new ways to introduce more people to the most original and authentic storytelling.

Featured Partner

Spotlight Cinema Networks

Spotlight Cinema Networks is a sponsor of the Film Festival Alliance and launched the Spotlight Support Network as a FFA member benefit. Spotlight offers an extraordinary revenue generating opportunity for U.S. Film Festival Alliance Organizational Members.  The Spotlight Support Program is a great way for festivals to generate self-earned revenue by leveraging unused/underused screen time during their events. Sign up here.