The Philadelphia Film Festival
A city-wide celebration of the cinema
October 20-30, 2016
Hosted by the Philadelphia Film Society (PFS), the 25th annual Philadelphia Film Festival showcases the best in independent and foreign cinema in theaters and venues throughout Philadelphia.
The 11-day festival features dozens of films from around the globe — divided into helpful categories — along with appearances from special guests from the world of cinema.
Every year, the festival is bookended with blockbuster opening and closing night films. Stay tuned to find out this year’s featured films.
The festival also promises screenings of short films, feature-length films, animated movies and other genres at venues like the Prince Theater, the Ritz East and the Ritz at the Bourse.
Guide to the 25th Annual Philadelphia Film Festival
Screening 110 feature length and short films this year, the Philadelphia Film Festival has plenty of options to navigate! To get you started, we’ve got a guide over on Uwishunu, which includes movie highlights, ticketing info and all the other details you need to know to rock this year’s festival. Click the button below!
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In the neighborhood
201 N. 17th Street
(17th and Race Streets)
Philadelphia, PA 19103
- The Inn at Penn, A Hilton Hotel
- The Westin Philadelphia
- The Warwick Hotel
Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia
- Sofitel Philadelphia
- AKA Rittenhouse Square
- Hotel Palomar Philadelphia
- The Windsor Suites Philadelphia
- Le Méridien Philadelphia
- Rittenhouse 1715, A Boutique Hotel
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Museums & Attractions
260 South Broad Street The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts Philadelphia, PA 19102
- Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
- City Hall
- Opera Philadelphia
- The Choral Arts Society of Philadelphia
- Emergence of a Modern Metropolis Walking Tour
- The Wilma Theater
- Prince Theater
- Philadelphia Chamber Music Society
- Philadelphia Theatre Company
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Restaurants & Dining
50 South 16th Street Two Liberty Place, 37th floor Philadelphia, PA 19102
- Village Whiskey
- The Franklin Mortgage & Investment Company
- Ocean Prime
- Campus Philly CollegeFest
- Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House
- Honey’s Sit ‘n Eat
- Alma De Cuba
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