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VFF at Violet Crown
Our year-round film series continues on Tuesday, March 20 with the documentary 'Django'. For tickets and a full schedule of films, click below.
Calling all Filmmakers!
Filmmakers from around the world are invited to submit feature films, documentaries, shorts, animation, VR, and experimental projects.
Submit Your Film
And That's A Wrap!
The 30th Annual Virginia Film Festival was a resounding success that brought together leading industry figures with up-and-coming voices and engaged audiences in a dynamic and expansive program...
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Your support enables us to deliver the very best programming year over year and takes us beyond the screen to creatively and thoughtfully engage our community in meaningful dialogue around our films.
The 31st Annual Virginia Film Festival will be held November 1-4, 2018.
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The Virginia Film Festival is more than a four day festival of films. We engage the local community through school screenings, interactive workshops, filmmaking competitions, and more. Sign up for our email list to stay up-to-date with what we offer.
Throughout the year, we partner with the region's schools to screen relevant films and host educational panels.
This family-friendly, day-long celebration is full of free film screenings, theater and music performances, and much more fun!
Young Filmmakers Academy
Designed to engage youth in authentic film production, YFA introduces students to the challenge of filmmaking.
Free and open to the public, our workshops offer an exciting and educational window into the film world.
We invite you to become part of the VFF community! Below are just some of the ways that you can join us and share in the excitement of VFF.
The VFF offers for-credit internships to full-time UVA Students.
Become part of the Festival's behind-the-scenes community of volunteers.
Submit A Film
Calling all filmmakers! Submission for the 2017 VFF will open in February.
Inspire future generations of storytellers and join our family of supporters today!