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Festival Info

The 2nd Annual Victory International Film Festival will be in Downtown Evansville from September 10-12. Our three day walking festival celebrates film and the community of Evansville. Last year we screened over 100 films from 30 countries, and there were over 40 filmmakers with titles in competition in attendance. Attendees can expect red carpet events, panels and workshops from industry experts, special screenings, premieres, and films from around the corner to around the world. Filmmakers are in competition for one of our 19 awards and honors including our Audience Award which will be decided at the festival by attendees!

Our Official Selections include full length features, shorts, comedies, dramas, sci-fi, horror, documentaries, animation (3D, Traditional, Stop Motion), student, inspirational – essentially every genre of film to fit all tastes. Our 2019 films screened at festivals around the world including Sundance, Toronto, Vancouver, Atlanta, Los Angeles, New York, SXSW, Cannes, and many more. Sponsors included Indiana State University, Stella Artois, the City of Evansville, Dunn Hospitality Group, the Growth Alliance of Greater Evansville, and is also supported by a grant from the Indiana Arts Commission with the Southwest Indiana Arts Council as our Regional Partner.

2020 Tickets are $15 for the Opening Night Celebration, $10 for Friday or Saturday, or $25 for a three day pass and are available on the ticket page on this website. We invite you to follow us on social media (Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter) for the latest news and updates and please SHARE this event. Through your participation and word of mouth we want to see this festival grow bigger and better every year. For questions please email us at victoryiff@gmail.com or message us on Facebook. We hope to see you downtown September 10-12!