Event DetailsDates: 8/25/2023 - 8/26/2023
200 N. 11th St. Fort Smith, AR 72901
The 2023 Fort Smith International Film Festival returns August 25 & 26, 2023, to Temple Live in downtown Fort Smith, Arkansas!
[re]Focused is the theme of the festival, celebrating a storytelling renaissance by moviemakers who suffered production obstacles posed by the global pandemic. Artists who persevered are emerging with a new focus. People and groups who were on the margins or left out of narratives are entering the picture with a sharpness that reveals the details of life at a higher resolution.
SUBMIT A FILM
February 3 - May 25
People of Color
High School Short Film
College Student Short Film
Short & Feature-length Films
Become a Screener!
Fort Smith International Film Festival is seeking film lovers who want to nurture the arts in our community. We need film screeners to help review all film submissions. To volunteer complete the information below. We will be hosting multiple screener trainings and parties!
Win Prizes by Watching Movies
🎟️ 5 hrs = Free Ticket
🎨 15 hrs = Poster
👕 25 hrs = T-Shirt
🎫 35 hrs = VIP Ticket
🏆 45 hrs = Top Screener Trophy
Fort Smith International Film Festival is brought to you by The River Valley Film Society Inc. We are a 501c3 non-profit with the goal to build a vibrant film culture in the River Valley through transformative cinematic experiences and educational film opportunities.
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