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Over 70 films from 28 countries around the world will be screened at various locations throughout downtown Annapolis.

The latest news from the Annapolis Film Festival in regard to COVID-19

"AFF are happy to announce that our Film Festival will be brought to you in the comfort of your own home via Virtual Presentation! We are providing a good portion of our 2020 programming on a secure streaming platform, The Annapolis Film Festival Channel, in partnership with The Annapolis Film Festival Channel will include shorts, documentary features and narrative features, as well as discussions with filmmakers. Be sure to visit our website for a full listing of all films and showtimes.

View our film channel for exploring, planning, ticket buying and sneak-peaks at

This will be a great time to get to know the site, set up your user profile, and re-acclimate yourself with our incredible slate of films.

The Festival will kick off Friday March 27th through Sunday, March 29th.

Thank you!"

2020 Annapolis Film Festival

The 8th Annual Annapolis Film Festival returns to downtown Annapolis March 27 – March 29 with a full slate of more than 70 films. The festival includes -days of films, panels, parties, showcases, coffee talks, and Q&A’s with filmmakers. View their website for a complete list of all narrative features, documentary features, and shorts films.

Opening Night Film: Military Wives

Directed by Peter Cattaneo (The Full Monty) and starring Academy Award nominee Kristin Scott Thomas (The English Patient) and Sharon Horgan (Catastrophe), the film centers on a group of women in England whose partners are away serving in Afghanistan. Faced with the men’s absences, they form a choir and quickly find themselves at the center of a media sensation and global movement.

How to Fest

This four-day festival attracts film lovers near and far. Annapolis is the perfect town to welcome all who attend each year. Our waterfront town offers great historic and cultural venues for film screenings, and great places for dinner before or after a show. From how to get here to where to stay, Visit Annapolis has you covered. Located in downtown Annapolis, these B&B's and hotels are great places to make a trip out of the festival. Check out where to dineplay and how to get around. For tips & tricks from the festival, click HERE.