The Livestream Festival will open with a special live broadcast honoring filmmakers and recipients of the Local Hero and Lifetime Achievement Awards on Thursday evening, October 14. Films will be scheduled to facilitate viewing on Friday through Sunday, October 15 – 17. Following each film, the viewing audience can participate in a live Zoom Q&A session with the filmmaker.
The On-Demand Festival runs October 18 – 24, featuring films accepted through FilmFreeway as well as films and recorded filmmaker Q&As from the Livestream Festival. All will be available on-demand on the website. The Festival Finale will feature the Audience Choice Awards presentations and the screening of the audience favorite feature and short film on Sunday, October 24.
Admission to films and events is by purchase of a virtual all-access pass, single ticket, or 5-ticket pass and will go on-sale in early September. Filmmakers, both professionals and students, are encouraged to submit their features and short films for consideration at FilmFreeway prior to September 20 through our official submissions partner, FilmFreeway.