THIS IS A BEAUFORT FILM SOCIETY MEMBER'S ONLY SALE. If you are not certain of your membership status examine your membership card (on the back side) for the expiration date or call 843-522-3196. IF NOT AN ACTIVE MEMBER YOU MAY STILL JOIN HERE & RECEIVE THE DISCOUNT FOR THE TICKETS. MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED IN ORDER TO RECEIVE THIS SPECIAL DEAL. MINIMUM MEMBERSHIP $50 PER YEAR. AN EMAIL & PHONE CALL WILL BE GENERATED IF YOU ARE NOT A MEMBER. YOU WILL BE DIRECTED TO THE WEBSITE TO RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP. Join online HERE while secruing your All Events ticket for BIFF 2020.
The Beaufort Film Society is pleased to present the 14th annual Beaufort International Film Festival (BIFF) February 18-23, 2020. Our 2019 festival welcomed over 16,000 attendees to Beaufort for 6 fun filled days of movie watching and star gazing, all with the beautiful backdrop of the marshes of the Carolina Sea Islands. Come experience what has been called by many as the "best little film festival in the southeast." In February 2018, BIFF was selected by the Southeast Tourism Society (STS) as a Top 20 Event which brings publicity and recognition to the best events in the Southest. The STS represents 12 southern states and is dedicated to promoting and developing tourism in its member states. As of April 2019, BIFF was ranked by filmmakers as one of the TOP 100 Best Reviewed Film Festivals by FilmFreeway.
Nearly 100 entries from a dozen countries have already been received to date. The Schedule of Events and Screening Times will be determined once finalists are identified on December 15, 2019.
The Spirit & Pride of South Carolina Award, will be presented to our special guest of honor (TBD) whose career achievements in the areas of film, television or music have reflected positively on themselves and the state of South Carolina. If a Spirit & Pride Awardee is not selcted, then other prestigious awards may be presented in the categories of the Pat Conroy Lifetime Acheivement Award or the Santini Patriot Spirit Award and/or the Robert Smalls Merit and Acheivment Award. Awards will be presented in the categories of Features, Documentary - Short and Feature Length, Animation, Short Films, Student Films, and Screenplays.
The Opening Ceremony will take place on Tuesday, February 18th @ 6:00 pm at Tabby Place located at 913 Port Republic Street, Downtown Beaufort. Dress code: Business casual. NO TICKETS SALES AT THE DOOR FOR THE OPENING CEREMONY.
Screenings will be held on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at the University of South Carolina, Beaufort, Center for the Arts, located at 805 Carteret Street, Beaufort, SC 29902. Individual screening tickets and day passes will be offered once the finalists and the schedule of events have been announced.
The Awards Ceremony will be held on Sunday, February 23rd at the University of South Carolina, Beaufort, Center for the Arts, located at 805 Carteret Street, Beaufort, SC 29902. Time 7:00 pm. NO TICKET SALES AT THE DOOR FOR THE AWARDS CEREMONY.
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