Cleveland International Film Festival To Host ’Halfway To CIFF44’ One Night Fest

Cleveland, Ohio – We’re half-way to the 2020 Cleveland International Film Festival. The 44th annual CIFF will open March 25, 2020 and run through April 5 at Tower City Cinemas, and other venues around town.

In honor of the mark, the festival is hosting a one-night “Halfway to CIFF44” festival on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at the Capitol Theatre. Beginning at 7 p.m., the event will feature eight short films that were among the best at CIFF 43.

“We love having the opportunity to celebrate with our audience the most recent Festival while counting down the days to the next Festival,” says Marcie Goodman, CIFF Executive Director.

Schedule:

> RELATIONSHIP DELI

Best Comedy Short Award Runtime: 4 minutes

> IAN, A MOVING STORY

Best Animated Short Award* Runtime: 10 minutes

> ALTERNATIVE MATH

The Spalding and Jackson Award: In Celebration of Joy Runtime: 9 minutes

> THREE PAGES

Best International Short Award Runtime: 15 minutes

> UNTITLED SHORT FILM ABOUT WHITE PEOPLE

Best Live Action Short Award* Runtime: 17 minutes

> PICKLE MAN

Best Women’s Short Award Runtime: 16 minutes

> FUNKY BUTT

Best Family Short Award Runtime: 15 minutes

Sneak peek of a CIFF44 short! Runtime: 6 minutes

All will qualify for consideration in the short films competitions of the annual Academy Awards.

Tickets, $15 / $13.50 for CIFF members, available at:

https://www.clevelandfilm.org/store/ciff-presentations

There will also be raffles for CIFF44 passes and vouchers.

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