132 Main St., Ridgefield, CT 06877. Phone: 203-438-5485.
Ridgefield Independent Film Festival--Friday, May 20 - Sunday, May 22, 2016.. Showing more than 70 movies from 23 countries and hosting master classes at 7 curated venues including Keeler Tavern Museum, the Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield Playhouse, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, and the Prospector Theater, RIFF is a site-specific film festival, created by Joanne Hudson, Festival Founder and Director that aims to make the world a more compassionate place through the sharing of stories from around the world through cinema. The best way to "RIFF" is to purchase a pass: ALL FESTIVAL ($50) gives access to all films, master classes, and special programming; and ALL ACCESS ($75) gives access to three parties and the filmmakers' lounge, in addition to the afore-mentioned films, classes, and programming. Individual tickets to all events are also available ($10 + online booking fee). For a full listing of programs and events and to purchase tickets and passes, please visit www.riff.website.