The RiverRun International Film Festival will be back celebrating our 20th anniversary next year April 19-29, 2018. Stay tuned for updates, film submission deadlines, and news on special screenings coming up throughout the next year.
Please join us for the celebration of RiverRun’s Opening Weekend and help us welcome our filmmakers and industry guests from around the world. The festivities will begin at 9:00pm and go until 1:00am! Featuring live music by The Plaids, a free photo booth by Mobile Photo, appetizers and desserts provided by Bib’s Downtown, Tart Sweets and All About That Cake, and drinks from our cash bar, this promises to be a great way to start the 2017 Festival! March 31 / 9:00pm / Millennium Center - 101 West 5th Street - $18 Buy tickets RiverRun Gala generously sponsored by:View More
Join Karen Allen and Blanche Baker as they discuss working on both sides of the camera in a conversation with Dale Pollock. Karen Allen has starred in such films as Raiders of the Lost Ark, Scrooged and Starman and Blanche Baker has starred in such films as The Seduction of Joe Tynan, French Postcards and Sixteen Candles. Both women have written and directed new short films, and Karen Allen’s A Tree. A Rock. A Cloud. and Blanche Baker’s Streetwrite will be screened during the panel. Saturday, April 1 / 11:00 AM / UNCSA Babcock Theatre / FREEView More
Join us for a very special conversation, moderated by filmmaker Angus Maclachlan, with 2017 Master of Cinema honoree Celia Weston in the Mountcastle Black Box at Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts, where she will be presented with the award! Ms. Weston is a highly accomplished actress of both stage and screen who has appeared in numerous films including Junebug, The Extra Man (RiverRun ’10), The Talented Mr. Ripley, Far From Heaven, among many others and is at RiverRun this year with a film in our Altered States: New Directions in American Cinema section called In the Radiant City. April 2 / 3:00PM Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts - Mountcastle Black Box - FREEView More
The RiverRun International Film Festival, based in Winston-Salem, NC, is one of the premier film festivals in the southeastern United States. The 2018 festival dates will be April 19-29, 2018.