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Durango Independent Film Festival

Film is a vibrant medium and a very powerful way to tell a story. Cinema has had a huge impact on Durango culture for many decades. The annual Durango Independent Film Festival is a great way to celebrate and showcase new independent films. This event is an exciting way to see over 100 new independent films. For 2021, the Durango Independent Film Festival will be a 10 day virtual festival from March 3-12.

Celebrate The Sweetness Of Film

The Durango Independent Film Festival is a mix of documentaries, short films, dramatic films, narrative features and more. The event takes place in the beginning of March each year, and it has been one of the biggest events on the Durango cultural calendar for over a decade. This year, the event theme is "Celebrate the Sweetness of Film" in honor of the 16th anniversary of the festival.

Durango Independent Film Festival

2021 Virtual Event Info

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Durango Film Festival has adapted this year's event to be a virtual festival. The festival will still feature plenty of incredible films and it will be accessible to ticketholders across the country. Film lovers from all over are welcome to purchase tickets and enjoy all that the Durango Film Festival has to offer from the comfort and safety of your own home.

Ticket Information

This year there will be three options for tickets to the virtual event. There is an unlimited virtual pass that will allow ticket holders to watch unlimited programs and access livestream filmmaker Q&As. There is also a Virtual 5-Pack available that will allow you to access five film programs and lifestream filmmaker Q&As. Both ticket packages are available for purchase in advance. Single tickets will become available one week prior to the festival for viewers wishing to watch only one film.

Every year, the Durango Independent Film Festival takes on a new theme. 2021 marks the 16th anniversary of the event and the theme is "Celebrate The Sweetness." For updated information about the virtual festival, check out the film festival's event page

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