Global Impact Film Fest [5th Annual]
August 23rd, 2019 @ 6:00pm EST
On Sale Until: Monday, August 26th 2019, 6:00 pm
Global Impact Film Fest [5th Annual]

Renaissance Downtown Hotel

999 9th Street, NW
Washington, DC
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$99.00
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★★★★ALL ACCESS PASS★★★★

YOUR TICKET INCLUDES

50+ Short Film Screenings
Intensive Workshops from Industry Professionals 
Networking Rooftop Parties with VIP Guests
Panel Discussions w/Socially- Minded Filmmakers
Mingle with Filmmakers, Actors & Activists
Diverse Evening Dance Parties with 5000+ People
Impactors from 50 States & 33 Countries

 

 

 

 

 

★★★GENERAL SCHEDULE★★★
★★★FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2018★★★

OPENING NIGHT

6:00PM-7:30PM Lobby Welcome Party!  Meet GIDC & DCBX Attendees Live Music & Performances
7:00PM: Registration Opens
8PM: Discover DCBX Night Cultural Event!  Evening Latin Dance Showcase
10PM-8AM:  Dance, Diversity & Connection Party & Networking (8 Ballrooms of Dancing) _________________________________________________________________________________

★★★SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, 2018★★★
*Each Screening Showcases between 5-10 Short Films
*Running time approximately 90 minutes & includes a Q&A with the filmmakers!
*Each session is broken down between Documentary or Narrative Shorts
*All Short Films will be chosen by June 1st


9AM: Registration Opens
10AM: Impact Short Film Screening Session 1:Documentaries 
12PM: Workshops
12PM: Impact Short Film Screening Session 2:Narratives 
1:30PM:  Lunch Break (Ask about our GIDC/DCBX Local Restaurant Partners)
2:30PM: Impact Short Film Screening Session 3:Documentaries 
3PM: Workshops
4:30PM: Impact Short Film Screening Session 4:Narratives 
6PM: Open Panel Discussion "Impacting the World Through Film"
7PM: Dinner Break 
8PM: VIP Networking Event Overlooking DC (**Special Event Prizes)
12AM-8AM Discover DCBX Party with 8 Ballrooms of Dancing VIP Night
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★★★SUNDAY, AUGUST 26, 2018★★★
*Each Screening Showcases between 5-10 Short Films
*Running time approximately 90 minutes & includes a Q&A with the filmmakers!
*Each session is broken down between Documentary or Narrative Shorts
*All Short Films will be chosen by June 1st


9AM: Registration Opens
10AM: Impact Short Film Screening Session 5:Documentaries 
12PM: Workshops
12PM: Impact Short Film Screening Session 6:Narratives 
1:30PM:  Lunch Break (Ask about our GIDC/DCBX Local Restaurant Partners)
2:30PM: Impact Short Film Screening Session 7:Documentaries 
3PM: Workshops
4:30PM: Impact Short Film Screening Session 8:Narratives 
6PM: GIDC Awards Ceremony: Red Carpet Event
8PM-8AM-Evening Dance Shows at DCBX + Farewell Party 

$74.00
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★★★★Saturday August 25th ALL ACCESS PASS★★★★

YOUR TICKET INCLUDES

Short Film Screenings
Intensive Workshops from Industry Professionals 
Networking Rooftop Party with VIP Guests
Panel Discussions w/Socially- Minded Filmmakers
Mingle with Filmmakers, Actors & Activists
Diverse Evening Dance Parties with 5000+ People
Impactors from 50 States & 33 Countries

 

 

 

 

$74.00
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★★★★Sunday August 26th ALL ACCESS PASS★★★★

YOUR TICKET INCLUDES

Short Film Screenings
Intensive Workshops from Industry Professionals 
Awards Ceremony
Panel Discussion w/Socially- Minded Filmmakers
Mingle with Filmmakers, Actors & Activists
Diverse Evening Dance Parties with 5000+ People
Impactors from 50 States & 33 Countries

$10.00
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YOUR TICKET INCLUDES
Intensive Workshops from Industry Professionals  
Mingle with Filmmakers, Actors & Activists 

$15.00
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YOUR TICKET INCLUDES

VIP Awards Show
Mingle with Filmmakers, Actors & Activists

$8.00
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★★★★ Shorts Program (per adult) - 90 min of viewing★★★★

YOUR TICKET INCLUDES

Short Film Screenings
*Each Screening Showcases between 5-10 Short Films
*Running time approximately 90 minutes & includes a Q&A with the filmmakers!
*Each session is broken down between Documentary or Narrative Shorts
*All Short Films will be chosen by June 1st


 

                                      ★★★★ Shorts Program 90 min of viewing
                   (CHILD TICKET: child 12 years old & under) - 90 min of viewing★★★★

YOUR TICKET INCLUDES

Short Film Screenings
*Each Screening Showcases between 5-10 Short Films
*Running time approximately 90 minutes & includes a Q&A with the filmmakers!
*Each session is broken down between Documentary or Narrative Shorts
*All Short Films will be chosen by June 1st

Please note: Some screenings may not be suitable for children.

$15.00
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*The Balcony Event happens on the 11th Floor of the Renaissance Hotel

YOUR TICKET INCLUDES
Balcony VIP Event
Mingle with Actors, Filmmakers & Activists

 

Global Impact Film Fest [5th Annual]

Renaissance Downtown Hotel

999 9th Street, NW
Washington, DC
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GIDC is an independent film festival that focuses on cultivating global outreach, celebrating culture, and supporting non-profit organizations. Our mission is to empower lives by celebrating the power of media for social change. We are showcasing short documentary and narrative films that provoke and inspire social change.

 

 ★★★2019 GLOBAL IMPACT FILM FESTIVAL SCHEDULE ★★★ 

*GIDC is brought to you by "DCBX". Other events such as the DC Bachata Congress and Xccelerate Program are also part of DCBX. 

*All GIDC Screenings, Panel Discussions and Workshops will take place in the Meeting Room Level of the hotel in Mount Vernon.

*When arriving at the hotel, please go down one escalator level to the Meeting Room Level. You will then see signs for the "Global Impact Film Festival." Feel free to ask hotel staff where the Meeting Room Level is located as well. 

 

 ★★★FRIDAY- AUGUST 23, 2019★★★ 

OPENING NIGHT - FRIDAY - AUGUST 23, 2019

✅ 6PM Lobby Welcome Party! Meet & Greet (Badge Pick Up)

✅ 8PM SCREENING 1: Docs & Narratives on Social Relations

  • Trigger
  • Just a Drill
  • MILFriend
  • A Different Script
  • It Happened One Night

✅ 10PM SCREENING 2: Docs & Narratives on Social Migration

  • Stolen
  • The Healing of Harman
  • Elephantbird
  • My Land
  • This Being Human

✅ 12AM Discover DCBX Cultural Night Event

 

 ★★★SATURDAY- AUGUST 24, 2019★★★ 

✅ 10AM Registration Opens

✅ 11AM SCREENING 3: Docs & Narratives on Diplomatic Affairs

  • Saved - Escape from Kim´s Regime
  • Tank Man
  • Pizza, Democracy & the Little Prince
  • The Battle for Ranked Choice Voting
  • Here's Your Flag
  • Stories of Conflict

✅ 11AM SCREENING 4: Docs & Narratives on Mixed Topics

  • The Elephant's Song
  • Black Magic
  • Vulva
  • Interview
  • Asheng

✅ 1PM WORKSHOP: Branding for Filmmakers

✅​​​​​​​ 2PM SCREENING 5: Docs & Narratives on Wellness

  • The Sun House - Beit Ashams
  • Hoan Alone: Personal Stories from the Bridge
  • Hey Look at Me
  • Ordinary
  • You Went on with Your Dying
  • The Talk
  • Aftermath
  • Just One Night
  • &you

✅​​​​​​​ 4PM SCREENING 6: Documentaries on Sustainability

  • sustainUP
  • Made in China: Reforming China's Supply Chain
  • Coffee Hunter Project
  • I Can. I Do.
  • It's Good Business: Moving Beyond Conservation
  • Where Life Begins

✅​​​​​​​ 6PM Dinner Break

✅​​​​​​​ 8PM Rooftop Networking Party

✅​​​​​​​ 10PM SCREENING 7: Docs & Narratives on Equality

  • Creating Second Chances
  • Emma
  • Hiding in Daylight
  • Second Acts
  • Qualify
  • Women Are Gold
  • The Little Tenants

✅​​​​​​​ 12PM DCBX Cultural Night Event

 

 ★★★SUNDAY- AUGUST 25, 2019★★★

✅ 10AM Registration Opens

✅ 11AM SCREENING 8: Docs & Narratives on Environmental Issues

  • The Sacred Place Where Life Begins
  • Standing Rock Take Me From The River
  • From the Ground Up
  • Divided We Dance
  • No Distance Between Us

✅ 1PM SCREENING 9: Docs & Narratives on Health

  • Lost Thekra
  • One Twice a Day
  • The Hope Dealer
  • Substance
  • Still Here
  • Family of Too Many
  • Deserted
  • Duke

✅ 3PM Lunch Break

✅ 4PM SCREENING 10: Docs & Narratives on Community Affairs

  • Boys in the Boat
  • Lifted
  • John Mendez - The Bridge
  • Wednesday
  • Suncatcher
  • Are You Volleyball?!
  • ✅ 6PM Award Ceremony

✅ 8PM DCBX Farewell & Cultural Night Event

 

We are excited to see you at this year's festival season! 

For questions, please email us at info@globalimpactfilmfest.org.