AIFF Announces Film Festival Dates for This Fall – Ashland News

Film selections will be announced this summer Staff Report

The Ashland Independent Film Festival (AIFF) has announced the dates for this year’s festival: Thursday – Sunday, October 3 – 6.

The festival showcases the best of independent cinema from around the world. The AIFF is known for its intimate atmosphere, engaging programming and unparalleled hospitality, according to organizers. Each year, AIFF presents feature films, documentaries, short films and animation, as well as Q&A sessions with filmmakers, panel discussions and special events.

In anticipation of the upcoming festival, AIFF memberships are now available on the website at Becoming a member not only supports the festival, but also provides exclusive benefits including early access to tickets, invitations to special events, and much more.

Additionally, the AIFF is actively seeking sponsors to support independent filmmaking and foster artistic expression.

Sponsoring AIFF2024 provides companies and organizations with valuable exposure to a diverse audience of film fans, industry professionals and cultural influencers.

“Community support is fundamental to our organization, and our members and sponsors have been and continue to be the cornerstones of the Ashland Independent Film Festival,” said AIFF Board Chairman Colin Bishopp , in the press release. “We are deeply grateful to each of our supporters and partners. »

Leading up to the main event in October, AIFF offers a dynamic lineup of events planned throughout the year to engage the community and celebrate the art of cinema. From ‘Wednesdays at the Cinema’, featuring screenings and discussions of carefully selected films, to ‘The Gallery @ AIFF’, showcasing the work of talented artists, there’s something for everyone.

Stay tuned for updates on film selections, special guests and exciting announcements in the months to come.

For more information about the Ashland Independent Film Festival, to become a member, or to inquire about sponsorship opportunities, visit

Contact reporter Holly Dillemuth at [email protected].

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