Film Festivals of the Franklin County Art Council

2018 Franklin Flicks
Franklin County North Carolina International Film Festival (FCNCIFF)

Red Carpet: Friday, March 23, 2018.
Time: 7:00 PM
Festival: Saturday, March 24, 2018.
Time: 7:45 PM

Location: Downtown Louisburg, North Carolina at Tar Banks Brewery, 108 N. Main Street Questions: contact fcac.arts@fcacarts.org or (919) 497-6910.

The Franklin County North Carolina International Film Festival  (FCNCIFF) opens its doors and returns to host the 4th Annual screening and discussions of wide array of short independent films received from all over the world...Franklin Flicks brings high-caliber, international Independent cinema to a county well-renowned for its love of culture and the arts.  The Glitz and Glamour of Independent short films meets Small Town Southern Hospitality and Charm…

This year, Franklin Flicks Film Festival will be held in Downtown Louisburg, North Carolina at Tar Banks Brewery, 108 N. Main Street. The festival will open with "The New Era" - Red Carpet and RVP Film Award ceremony at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 23, 2018, followed by screening of opening line up of short films, 7:45 -8:30 p.m. On Saturday, March 24, 2018, the Franklin Flicks Film Festival will continue at the Tar Banks Brewery, from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., and the special highlights of this day will be to celebrate "International Women's Day" with the screening of three short films by women from 12:45 p.m. to 2 p.m covering varied women issues, and empowering/inspiring women. Everyone is encouraged to attend as there will be a motivational women leader who will lead the discussion on these topics.

The festival is organized by Franklin County Arts Council, Festival Chair Pamela Andrejev & Franklin Flicks Film Festival Founder and Chair, Gauri Singh. Sponsors are Tar Banks Brewery and the Town of Louisburg. The films awards are sponsored by RVP productions.

Food trucks will be on site for both screening days.

Films selected for the festival:

Dreamweaver Director: Cheryl Briggs, Orlando FL USA

Light Sight Director: Seyed M. Tabatabaei, Iran

Bob The Blob Fish Director: Marleia Alfaro, San Diego CA USA

GoodMan Director: Andrew Huggins from Charlotte NC USA

Shala Directed by Joao Ignacio, Brazil

Butterflies in The Dark Director: Daniel Mercatali, Italy

Dreamphone Director: Kendra Lohr, Massachusetts, USA

The Book The Best Gift Director: Alex Protensky, Russian Federation

Trail Past Prejudice Director: Shruti Tewari, Bay Area USA

Wire Director: Berkay Hasbay, Istanbul, Turkey

Green Soil Director: Keerthi Raj B.S., India

Poetry Stalled Director: Steven Biver, Virginia USA

Amazonia Damned Director: Ada Bodjolle, UK

Stronger than Pretty Director: Jaret Martino

The Family Portrait Director: Kelly Holmes from UK

Is This A Joke Or What? Director: Sangeeta Gogbole from Durham NC USA