The Beaufort International Film Festival is held every February here in Beaufort at the South Carolina University Performing Arts Center. This year is the 11th annual BIFF. Attendance has increased significantly each year with film enthusiasts coming from all over the country.
The festival begins 6:00 pm Wednesday, February 15th with the Opening Night Reception. Film viewing starts at 9:00 am Thursday, February 16th with the last film starting at 4:20 pm. On Friday, February 17th it begins again at 9:00 am with the last film starting at 9:00 pm. On Saturday, February 18th screenings begin at 9:00 am until last film starting at 4:20 pm.
On Saturday evening, the film Daughters of the Dust will be shown. This film was directed by Julie Dash who is being recognized with the first Robert Small Merit & Achievement Award at the Awards Ceremony Sunday evening. The event will be proceeded by a champagne cocktail party.
For more information and a complete list of the films featured in the Beaufort International Film Festival Visit www.beaufortfilmfestival.com