KEEP YOURSELF IN THE KNOW...
To kick off AIFF's 20th Anniversary, we are holding our annual Membership Drive, offering discounts on year-round benefits, as well as member-only access to exclusive events.
Members will have access to a Live Preview Night presentation, accompanied by two Filmmaker/Member Mixer events with behind-the-scenes background and insider tips about the festival program. Between the April and June Festival Events, there will be a Members-Only Secret Film Screening - a special online film selected by Artistic Director, Richard Herskowitz, for and available only to AIFF members in May.
Membership is now on sale and required for access to exclusive events and early ticket ordering to limited seating films/events.
"The People vs. Agent Orange" - March 5 - 15, 2021: THE PEOPLE VS. AGENT ORANGE is a disturbing, important, and gripping new documentary on the decades-long devastation caused by the use and cover-up of one of the most toxic chemicals ever used in the open.
AIFF2021 PREVIEW NIGHT
March 24, 2021: Details to Follow
TICKETS FOR AIFF2021 - 20th Anniversary Hybrid "Double Feature" Festival -
ON SALE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC
AIFF2021 OPENING NIGHT
April 15, 2021: Details to Follow
AIFF2021 - 20th Annual Ashland Independent Film Festival:
- Part I: Two Weeks of Virtual Events (April 15-29)
Part II: Five Nights of Outdoor, Socially Distanced Live & Outdoor Events (June 24-28) - 2 Fun Rogue Valley Venues (health conditions permitting)
AIFF2021 AWARDS NIGHT
April 29, 2021: Details to Follow
AIFF AWARD NEWS:
In addition to the films, AIFF gives special awards to honor filmmakers. Richard Herskowitz, AIFF Artistic Director, is thrilled to share with you this year’s Rogue Award Winner, actor David Oyelowo.
You know him from his roles in Selma and The Butler. On AIFF2021's Opening Day of the festival in April, he will present his directorial debut, The Water Man, a mystical adventure filmed around Portland, Oregon.
A TalkBack on Oyelowo’s film career, moderated by Warren Etheredge, will be available during the festival to members only. Oyelowo is just one of several talented award winners whom we are hosting.
Stay tuned for the rest of the awardees’ names to be released - we know you’ll be pleased!
Completed 2020-2021 Events:
"Through the Night": Feb. 12-21, 2021
"17 Blocks" - Feb. 19-28, 2021