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Fri, Aug 18


Jean Carlo Stephenson Auditorium

Appalachian Film Festival

After 10 years of hiatus, the Appalachian Film Festival has returned! August 18-20, 2023 in Huntington, WV.

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Appalachian Film Festival
Appalachian Film Festival

Time & Location

Aug 18, 2023, 8:00 PM – Aug 20, 2023, 1:00 PM

Jean Carlo Stephenson Auditorium, 800 5th Ave, Huntington, WV 25701, USA

About the event

The Applachian Film Festival has returned after a 10 year hiatus! This is a three day event celebrating Appalachian filmmakers in downtown Huntington, WV. Join us for music, film, and fun on August 18-20, 2023!

Friday, August 18th, at The LOUD: Our music video kickoff party! Doors open at 8:00 PM, screenings begin at 9:00 PM. Karaoke will follow music videos!

Saturday, August 19th at Foundry: This is the main event, screening the other winning selections. Doors open at 11 AM, screenings will begin at 11:45 AM. Featuring King Coal by Elaine McMillion Sheldon at 8 PM! Doors for King Coal will reopen at 7:30 PM. 

Sunday, August 20th, at Black Sheep Burritos and Brews: Screenwriting workshop brunch with Mickey Fisher! Doors at 10:30 AM, workshop will begin around 11 AM.

You can attend all of these events with our Weekend Pass for all three events, or purchase days seperately to fit your schedule. There are a limited number of tickets available for some events so grab your passes now!

You can find updates to the festival here: Appyfest Page

Want to see the schedule of all our selected films for Saturday? You can find that linked here. 


  • Weekend Pass

    LIMITED NUMBER AVAILABLE! This is the full weekend ticket bundle! Entry for Friday, August 18th at the LOUD! for the Music Video Party, August 19th at Foundry Theater for the Film Festival Screenings, and August 20th at Black Sheep Burritos & Brews for the Mickey Fisher Screenwriting Workshop Brunch.

    Tax: +$2.45 Sales Tax+$0.94 service fee
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  • Music Video Party @ The LOUD

    This ticket is solo entry into The LOUD for our AFF Kickoff Music Video Party! Doors open at 8 PM, screenings begin at 9 PM!

    Tax: +$0.70 Sales Tax+$0.27 service fee
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  • Appalachian Film Festival

    This is a solo ticket for the main event: the screening of the Appalachian Film Festival on Saturday, August 19th at Foundry Theater! Doors open at 11 AM, screenings begin at 11:45 AM. King Coal doors open at 7:30 PM, and the film will begin at 8 PM!

    Tax: +$1.40 Sales Tax+$0.54 service fee
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  • Screenwriting Workshop Brunch

    This is a solo ticket for the Screenwriting Workshop Brunch led by Mickey Fisher on Sunday, August 20th, at Black Sheep Burritos and Brews. Doors open at 10:30 AM, workshop will begin around 11 AM!

    Tax: +$0.70 Sales Tax+$0.27 service fee
    Sale ended



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