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The VAFF Experience
In partnership with Charlottesville Guide, we are pleased to offer exclusive travel packages to our out-of-town guests. Featuring dinner, hotel, and screening tickets, these packages deliver a one-of-a-kind VIP experience.
Sneak Peek at 2022 Program
We are thrilled to announce a sneak peek of our 35th anniversary program, including our new Critic-In-Residence and special screenings of the documentary 'The Levys of Monticello' and Netflix's new animated family film 'My Father's Dragon'.
2022 Virginia Film Festival Set For Nov. 2-6
Join us in Charlottesville for our 35th anniversary Festival this November!
VAFF Announces Ilya Tovbis as Senior Programmer
The Virginia Film Festival has announced the hiring of longtime industry veteran Ilya Tovbis as its new Senior Programmer.
Save the Date
2022 VAFF Set For November 2–6
October 11, 2022
October 13, 2022
Full Schedule Live & Donor Pre-Sale Begins
October 18, 2022
Single Tickets On Sale
The Virginia Film Festival is more than a five day festival of films. We engage with our local community through monthly events, community collaborations, and more. Sign up for our email list to stay up-to-date with what we offer.
Join us in our off-season for year-round events ranging from a monthly virtual conversation series, special sneak previews, community collaborations, and much more!
Throughout the year, we partner with the region's schools to screen relevant films and host educational panels.
Revisit our past virtual conversations and discussions by browsing our VAFF YouTube channel.
Join the VAFF Community
You're invited to become part of our community! Below are just some of the ways that you can join us and share in the excitement of Virginia Film Festival.
Become a Donor
Your support enables us to deliver the very best programming each year. We thank our loyal supporters by offering unique access to events, screenings, artists, and much more!
Sponsor an Event
Supporting the Film Festival directly aligns your business with a community-focused arts organization that boasts a strong regional and growing national presence.
Over 300 dedicated volunteers donate their time each year to help us mount and run VAFF. We could not do what we do each year without their tireless help and continued support.
Jobs + Internships
We hire seasonal positions and host an intensive internship program that give hands-on experience in all aspects of planing and running our festival.