Film Festival Alliance

Monthly Archives: December 2018

Save the Dates for 2019 Regional Roundtables

FFA’s Regional Roundtables return in 2019 to member festivals: Cleveland International Film Festival (April 5-7), Sidewalk Film Festival (August 23-25) and Denver Film Festival (November 8-10.)

Join fellow film festival organizers throughout the year for these affordable capacity building, networking and programming opportunities, and an immersive way to experience the flavor and diversity of festivals across the country.  In 2018, Regional Roundtables were held at the Seattle International Film Festival (WA), Woods Hole Film Festival (MA) and Cucalorus Film Festival (NC.) More details coming soon!

Nominations Now Open for FFA Board of Directors

FFA is seeking new Board Members to begin service in January 2019. Interested FFA members should fill out this brief form. The deadline for nominations is December 24. A slate of candidates will be presented to the membership for voting in January, and they will be announced at the Annual Meeting. The current Board of Directors has set goals of inclusivity that guide our long term leadership development, and encourages all interested parties to apply.

Advanced Registration Extended for AHC!

The advanced registration rate for the 2019 Art House Convergence gathering has been extended! Now through December 12th, film festival professionals can register for $725 (individual) or $675 (more than 2 from the same organization.)

AHC is the largest gathering of art house cinema and film festival professionals in North America and is a must-attend event for anyone working in the independent cinema exhibition industry. Learn more about lodging and confirmed panels here.