Location: Middleburg, Virginia -- one hour from downtown Washington, D.C. and 30 minutes from Washington Dulles International Airport.
What kind of films will be shown at the Middleburg Film Festival?
We screen approximately 30 films throughout the festival. These films (both narratives and documentaries) are carefully curated and include likely Academy Award contenders (that are not yet out in the theaters) and the “best of independent film” selected from leading festivals throughout the world. The film slate typically includes dramas and comedies on a wide variety of subjects including music, the environment, fashion, family relationships, history, biographies, and social justice issues. You’re guaranteed to find films that suit your interests.
How do I get tickets?
1/ Advance ticket packages and passes will be available on the website
2/ Individual tickets will be available online at the beginning of October. Please check back for exact dates.
3/ Pending availability, individual tickets may be purchased at the theater venue just prior to every screening. It is strongly recommended that you purchase your tickets in advance to order ensure a seat as we expect films to be sold out.
What are the specific venues for the film screenings?
Screenings take place at:
Salamander Resort (500 North Pendleton Street, Middleburg)
The Hill School (130 S. Madison St, Middleburg)
Middleburg Community Center (300 W. Washington St, Middleburg)
National Sporting Library (102 The Plains Rd, Middleburg)
What other events will be there during the festival?
There will be “Conversations with Filmmakers and Actors” throughout the festival. These and other special events will be held at at the Salamander Resort & Spa, 500 North Pendleton St, Middleburg, at Greenhill Winery and Boxwood Winery.
There are also masters classes and panels; concerts; “farm-to-table” dinners; wine-tastings; and parties. These will be announced at the end of September and leading up to the festival on our website.
Will it be difficult to park in town and/or at the venues?
There's ample free parking at all venues throughout the festival as well as other places throughout the town. In addition, the parking meters on Main Street will be free throughout the festival. If you prefer not to drive, shuttle buses run on a continuous loop throughout the festival. (See more info on this below.)
Getting From Place to Place
Shuttle Buses will run throughout the day and evening with stops at Festival Headquarters, The Hill School, Middleburg Community Center (also the stop for The Sporting Library) and Salamander Resort & Spa. Check the festival website closer to the festival for shuttle routes and times.
When will the films screen?
The opening night film will be on Thursday evening. Films will screen from approximately 9:30 am until 11:00 pm. Check the schedule available on the website or our mobile app at the end of September for the exact dates and times.
How do I get a film schedule?
The film schedule will be available at the beginning of October on our website (www.middleburgfilm.org) and on our mobile app. Printouts will also available at our box office and other places throughout the town of Middleburg.
How many times will each film screen?
Each film will typically screen 2 times, although there may a few exceptions where films only screen once.
Will there be films suitable for all ages? Yes, although most films tend to be geared towards a mature audience.
Where can I find out more about each film?
The film slate announcement include a description of every film. This information will be on the festival website and mobile app.
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I’m coming from out of town. Can you recommend some good places to stay and eat?
Please check our website and mobile for places to stay.
Do you have t-shirts and other festival items for sale?
Yes,we have lots of great merchandise including bags, baseball caps, t-shirts, and other branded items. These items will be available for purchase at our festival headquarters.
How can I volunteer at the festival?
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