DC – Filmfest DC – April 20 – April 30 – Fee

April 20-30, Filmfest DC returns for the 31st year with films from 45 countries for 11 days of cinema discovery. There’s something for everyone, with lighthearted comedies, on the edge of your seat thrillers, musical marvels and even a new section, Division and Debate, dedicated to films covering today’s contentious political issues.

In additional to the general festival offerings, the festival is further split into different sections, each highlighting a particular theme:

The Lighter Side is a section of international comedies:

Trust No One focuses on thrillers and espionage:

Rhythms On & Off the Screen  features international films with musical accompaniment:

Division & Debate seeks to explore disagreements fueled by globalization & immigration, government policies and racial tension:

Justice Matters  highlights the tradition of using film to expand awareness and understanding of social justice issues around the globe:

For more information on the festival, tickets and showtimes, click here