March 5-14, 2004
FFF 2004 Announces Award Winners
best regional festival I have ever attended."
- Eugene Hernandez, Editor-in-Chief, IndieWIRE/IFCRant
"The Florida Film Festival is well on its way to
being the sole "other" must attend film festival
in the US, perfectly balancing out the winter mountainous Sundance."
- Gill Holland, cineBLAST
"One of the best organized, best functioning
film festivals I've ever been at. At the same time,
on a more important level, there's a warmth,
there's a friendliness, and there's
a love of film that I truly appreciate."
- Roger Corman, producer/director
13th Annual Florida Film Festival will take place March 5-14th when filmmakers and film lovers can enjoy all the best that Florida has to offer...right after Sundance and leading into the Cannes. Welcome to the glory of spring - Florida style!
in its thirteenth exciting year, the Florida Film Festival showcases the
best American Independent and Foreign Films. Produced by Enzian Theater,
the Festival has become one of the most respected regional film events
in the country.
In fact, in 2001 the Florida Film Festival was named one of the top 10 festivals in the world by festival guru Chris Gore in The Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide, 2nd Edition.
Past years'guests include Oliver Stone, Gabriel Byrne, Famke Janssen, Jason Lee, Christopher Walken, Dennis Hopper, Leelee Sobieski, Steve Buscemi, Campbell Scott, and William H. Macy. Festival seminars have included such film industry notables as Mike Medavoy, Bingham Ray, Allison Anders, Oliver Stone, Victor Nunez and Blair Witch creators Dan Myrick and Ed Sanchez; cinematographers Haskell Wexler and Bill Butler; animators Bill Plympton and Corky Quakenbush; screenwriters Shane Black and Ed Neumeier; and producers Gale Anne Hurd and Roger Corman.
on Film Lovers
The Festival includes narrative and documentary features and shorts, animation, midnight movies, and a full array of educational forums, glamorous parties, and other special events. The Florida Film Festival not only prides itself in delivering the finest in independent film, but also the filmmakers who make it all possible, creating a casual interactive environment like no other. Last year more than 100 filmmakers and special guests attended the 10-day celebration. Our way of demonstrating the Festival's renowned Southern hospitality and connecting the community through film!
The Florida Film Festival has made it easier than ever for film lovers to attend. Travel packages and sponsor hotel and rental car discounts will be created and promoted to ensure no hassel travel and accommodations for the Festival. The Florida Film Festival is more than just an event, it is a chance to attend a world-class film festival and visit the world's number one vacation destination with access to all the attractions and natural beauty Central Florida has to offer.