Renaissance Centre seeks entries to 2nd Annual Wake Forest Film Festival

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 11:47am

Mark your calendars for a cinematic tour de force - the 2nd Annual Wake Forest Film Festival on Friday-Saturday, March 13-14, 2020. Entitled “A Light in the Forest,” the event will spotlight passionate, creative and thought-provoking movies by some of today's most promising and accomplished local, national and international filmmakers.

The two-day film showcase will engage audiences with films of all lengths and genres, including short and feature, documentary, horror, animation, narrative and student (high school and college). Intended for both the general public and film professionals, the film festival is an opportunity for filmmakers to showcase their films in a unique location to a discerning audience. 

The Renaissance Centre is currently accepting film submissions via FilmFreeway at The website includes film screening fees and submission requirements, including stipulations that all submitted films should have a plot that “reveals” or “sheds light” on a topic or issue and foreign films must include subtitles.

Tickets for the Wake Forest Film Festival will go on sale Nov. 1. For more information, visit or contact Renaissance Centre Specialist Debra Horton at 919-435-9566 or


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