Washington, DC Independent Film Festival 2019


The Washington, DC Independent Film Festival (DCIFF) is an an award winning event that showcases a variety of feature, short, animation and documentary films by local, national, and international filmmakers. Many of the festival films have gone on to the Academy Awards, Sundance, Toronto and Cannes, where some have taken prizes. At each program of the Washington, DC Independent Film Festival participants view a range of films, including an animation, a short and a feature. After each session there is a question and answer discussion where you can interact directly with top executives and filmmakers.

The festival is heading into its 20th year in 2019.

Dates: March 1-10, 2019


In the past, films have been held at the following venues. Stay tuned for the 2019 schedule.

To see the complete list of films and purchase tickets, see the official website.