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Lights, Camera, Film Festival!


Experience wonderful movie magic in and around Old Town at the 11th Annual Alexandria Film Festival! Thought-provoking documentaries, riotously funny comedies, and heart-pounding dramas invite you. Held November 9-12, this popular festival boasts an outstanding program of features, short films, and special events.

Enjoy the artistic visions of more than 50 films from filmmakers from around the world. This year’s festival also includes local movies and filmmakers from the D.C. metro and Alexandria area.

Film screenings begin on Friday, November 10, with a day of free programming at Beatley Central Library. Seating is first come, first served.

Film Showcases, many with special guests and filmmaker Q&A sessions, will be shown at AMC Hoffman Theater 22 on Saturday, November 11, and Sunday, November 12. All events at AMC require tickets.

For more information about the Alexandria Film Festival, visit