• Underground Cinema

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.

Become a WVIFF Volunteer by fill out on the left, to learn more, Click Here

Fifth Annual Oscar Party

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Join WVIFF for an exclusive Oscar viewing party on Sunday, March 4th at Gonzoburger, located on Charleston’s West Side at 207 W. Washington St.  Festivities begin with red carpet coverage at 7 p.m., and the ceremony at 8. 

Name your price tickets starting at $25.  Admission includes: one signature Oscar cocktail, food provided by Gonzoburger, games, door prizes, and more!

Don’t miss your chance to celebrate the best of film with us at Gonzoburger! 

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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Have you made your Oscar night plans? Celebrate the best of film and support the WVIFF at Gonzoburger, beginning at 7pm on Sunday, March 4th. Get your tickets for fun, food, games and prizes at www.showclix.com/event/wviff-2018-oscar-party. ...

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Be sure to stop by and say hello to board members Karen and Greg who are representing the WVIFF at Arts Day at the Capitol. Get info on upcoming programming, the Spring Festival and the Oscar Party Fundraiser! ...

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We have a great fundraiser planned this year and a pretty awesome host, Frank Gonzales III, at the best new go-to in town, Gonzoburger! Tickets are limited, so get yours today at www.showclix.com/event/wviff-2018-oscar-party ...

5th Annual Oscar Party Fundraiser

March 4, 2018, 7:00pm - March 5, 2018, 12:00pm

Join The West Virginia International Film Festival on Sunday, March 4th for an exclusive viewing of the 90th Academy Awards! Our Fifth Annual Oscar Party will be at Gonzoburger, located at 207 W. Washington Street on Charleston’s West Side. Tickets are "Name Your Price" starting at $25. Admission includes: One signature Oscar Cocktail, appetizers, door prizes and more. Bring a friend, support the WVIFF and Underground Cinema, and surround yourself with film fans on this fun-filled night of film, games and prizes!

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