Florida Film Festivals

Can’t make it to Cannes or Sundance? Don’t worry, Florida has plenty of its own film festivals to showcase the newest movies. Grab some popcorn and join us for the newest films hitting the silver screen.

Dozens of Annual film festivals take place in Florida each year. You can find film festivals in every corner of the state. Some festivals highlight local talent or the best that international independent filmmakers have to offer, while others highlight films around a certain group of filmmakers such as LGBT, women, Latino, or Jewish talent.

September 20 - 26, 2021

Location: Orlando, Florida

Films can have a powerful effects on viewers. This festival celebrates films that use that power to promote peace around the world!

October 29 - 31, 2021

Location: Orlando, Florida

Calling all Horror Freaks, Fans, and Filmmakers!  Kickstart your Halloween festivities at the original FREAK SHOW Horror Film Festival.

October 29 - November 5, 2021

Location: Orlando, Florida

Named one of the top “25 Coolest Film Festivals in the World” by Moviemaker Magazine, this festival brings many amazing filmmakers together to showcase their films.

January 21 - 23, 2022

Location: Epic Theatres, Mount Dora, Florida

The Central Florida Film Festival is an opportunity for Floridians to celebrate the art of film. It gives filmmakers a chance to enjoy each others works and interact with their audience.