Events

Fort Smith International Film Festival

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Event Details

Dates: 8/13/2021 - 8/14/2021
Price: $0-$25
Venue: 5 Star Productions
100 N 8th St Fort Smith, AR 72901

Description

The River Valley Film Society will host the inaugural Fort Smith International Film Festival on August 13-14, 2021, in downtown Fort Smith, Arkansas!

Through Their Eyes will be the theme for the inaugural event, which will celebrate the artistic expression and diverse experiences of Native Americans and People of Color through film, panel discussions, music, and more.

Submissions can be made online from February through June.


Film Categories

Indigenous
Indigenous made or film w/ Indigenous cast, crew or subject matter.

People of Color
Person of Color made or film w/ People of Color cast, crew or subject matter.

Narrative Feature
Any genre film between 40 mins and 120 mins in length.

Documentary
Non-fiction film under 120 minutes.

Short Film
Any genre film under 40min.

Animation Short
Claymation, Stop-Motion, Computer Generated, and any other form of moving image films not categorized under live-action, under 40 min.

High School Student Short
Any genre film under 40 mins produced by a high school student (9 -12 grades).

College Student Short
Any genre film under 40 min produced by a current college or graduate student.

Music Video
All genres under 15 min.

* Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed.