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Submissions open February 1st for the 8th Annual ReadingFilmFEST!

Located in Reading, PA, ReadingFilmFEST will once again feature a hybrid approach to screening films by offering ticket holders the option of participating virtually or in-person. The festival will include films from independent filmmakers from around the world, including student films, shorts, documentaries and feature films. Panel discussions, and filmmaker Q&As will be available both online and in-person.

October 27 - 30, 2022

ReadingFilmFEST 2022


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ReadingFilmFEST was created by filmmakers for filmmakers and film lovers. We understand the importance of festivals in creating opportunities for filmmakers to meet their audiences, network with other professionals and promote their films. By supporting filmmakers, we’ve learned that our audience benefits by being able to engage in truly meaningful dialogue with the creators of film.

ReadingFilmFEST welcomes filmmakers from the Mid-Atlantic region and around the world!  Last year’s festival was the only known film festival held in a baseball stadium! We’re excited to return once again to our wonderful theater venues, GoggleWorks Center for the Arts Boscov Theater and Reading Movies 11 & IMAX Theater. 

We’re a small city.  We get struggle. We appreciate the big efforts made by small filmmakers. 

Join us!

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