2012 Florida Film Festival taking place April 13-22


Florida Film Festival

Florida Vacation Guide to the 2012 Florida Film Festival

In 2010, indieWIRE.com included the Florida Film Festival on its list of the leading 50 film festivals (out of thousands) in the entire world. Also in 2010, the Florida Film Festival made MovieMaker Magazine’s list of “20 Coolest Film Festivals in the World.” The Florida Film Festival also got a nod in “The Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide, 2nd Edition” as one of the Top Ten film festivals in the world.

About the Florida Film Festival

For twenty years, the Florida Film Festival has been premiering the best in independent and foreign cinema. This year’s event features a record-breaking number of entries with more than 160 films and 100 visiting filmmakers. For the ten days of this awesome festival, it will be all about Film, Food, and Fun!

As always, there will be tons of celebrities on hand for the event. Over the years guests have included Jon Voight, Oliver Stone, Edward Burns, Jason Lee, Dennis Hopper, Christopher Walken, Leelee Sobieski, Campbell Scot, Gena Rowlands, Steve Buscemi and William H. Macy. We’re excited to see who will appear this year.

The program line up of the 2012 festival features American Independent Narrative, International Shorts and Features, Documentary Shorts and Features, Animated Shorts and FEatures, Music Movies, Midnight Films, Food Films, Family Films, Retro Films and a Florida Sidebar.

And the Oscar goes to…

Accredited by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the Florida Film Festival’s Grand Jury Award for Best Live Action and Animated Short films will qualify the winners for entries into the Live Action and Animated Short Film categories of the Academy Awards ®!

Did you know…

Every year, more than 25,000 guests visit the Florida Film Festival.

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