This year, Belize International Film Festival will be held online from the 5th to the 14th of November 2021. It is a 10 day bonanza of Caribbean, Central American and WORLD feature films, documentaries and shorts you can watch at home. Official Selection will be announced next week. Festival Passes go on sale right after.
You can read the missions of the Belize International Film Festival here: https://www.belizefilmfestival.com/mission/
The Belize International Film Festival (BelizeIFF) aims to stimulate film and audio-visual appreciation and production in Belize and its surrounding regions with the following actions:
- Showcase international independent films to give BelizeIFF audiences a window into the cultural and social realities of countries.
- Encourage industry networking via an annual symposium held during the festival.
- Partner with schools at secondary and tertiary levels for competitions, internships, lecture series, and a basic production workshop with the aim of inspiring a new generation of filmmakers.
- Conduct year-round workshops geared towards developing the skills and marketability of industry workers to international levels so they can confidently compete in a growing film marketplace.