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The Cinema Travellers

The Cinema Travellers Join us at the Underground Cinema by WVIFF for July’s feature film:...

Our Mission

The WVIFF’s mission is to encourage, support, and promote the Film Arts; to plan, organize, and present an annual Fall Film Festival of critically acclaimed and culturally diverse domestic and foreign language feature films unlikely to be exhibited theatrically in West Virginia; to plan, organize, and present an annual Spring Film Festival of critically acclaimed and culturally diverse domestic and foreign language feature films and documentaries, West Virginia-produced/related films, and educational programming; to conduct these activities for entertainment, educational, and audience-development purposes; to encourage local and statewide film and video production; and to carry on any business connected therewith.

Contact Us

Phone: 304-395-6688

Snail Mail: P.O. Box 2165, Charleston, West Virginia 25328

Get Involved

Great volunteers make the West Virginia International Film Festival possible. As a volunteer-based, non-profit organization, we depend on the generosity and dedication of our volunteers, who run all areas of the festival. We hope you’ll join our team of hard-working, fun-loving, problem-solving movie lovers dedicated to helping festival patrons and guests have the best filmgoing experience possible.

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Purchase Tickets

Purchase tickets in advance and we will have them ready for you at Will Call.

Adult: $9 Student: $5

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Come see "The Cinema Travellers" at Underground Cinema by WVIFF Friday and Saturday at 7:30! ...

This weekend Friday and Saturday at 7:30 in the Underground Cinema, don't miss "The Cinema Travellers"! Filmed over five years, this film accompanies a shrewd exhibitor, a benevolent showman, and a maverick projector mechanic who bear a beautiful burden - to keep the last traveling cinemas of the world running! Buy tickets here: www.showclix.com/event/the-cinema-travellers

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Volunteer and leadership opportunities! As the WVIFF continues to expand programming and grow through the Underground Cinema by WVIFF, we are able to offer more volunteer opportunities by distributing the workload.
Please send an email to wvfilmfestival@gmail.com if you think you might be interested.
We are successful because of our volunteers. Come help the WVIFF keep making Charleston and WV cooler!
Here are the available positions:
*Events Coordinator* - Supervising and ensuring the logistics of the events we have outside of the festival, as well as ensuring that the festival has necessary supplies

*Marketing Coordinator* - Overseeing the outreach efforts of the WVIFF, including social media, flyers, etc.

*Development Coordinator* - Overseeing and collaborating to increase sponsorships, grants, memberships, and other funding

*Board members* - Each of the above could also be a board position, but the WVIFF also has opportunities for active and interested individuals to join our board and pitch in, perhaps in other ways.

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