Past Exhibitions

Ridgefield Independent Film Festival

Film Screenings & Events

May 20 – 22, 2016
The Carriage Barn

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Showing more than 70 movies from 23 countries and hosting master classes at 7 curated venues including Keeler Tavern Museum, the Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield Playhouse, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, and the Prospector Theater, RIFF is a site-specific film festival, created by Joanne Hudson, Festival Founder and Director that aims to make the world a more compassionate place through the sharing of stories from around the world through cinema.
  • Student Film Programs Film Screening
    Friday, May 20 · 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

  • Horror Night
    Friday, May 20 · 10:00 PM to 12:00 AM

  • Welcome Reception & Student Film Awards
    Friday, May 20 · 5:00 to 7:00 PM

  • RIFF Awards
    Sunday, May 22 · 2:00 to 5:00 PM

The best way to "RIFF" is to purchase a pass: ALL FESTIVAL ($50) gives access to all films, master classes, and special programming; and ALL ACCESS ($75) gives access to three parties and the filmmakers' lounge, in addition to the afore-mentioned films, classes, and programming.

Individual tickets to all events are also available ($10 + online booking fee).

For a full listing of programs and events and to purchase tickets and passes, please visit

» View the full exhibition schedule