Cindependence Day

Festival Line-Up Announcement Party
July 14, 2019


photo cred: Shay Nartker

you don’t want to miss this

Cindependence Day is the most exciting and important event leading up to our August festival. After months of adjudicating festival submissions, our reviewing team has chosen the most compelling films and will announce this year's film line-up live at brunch. 

Join us as we celebrate the incredible storytelling that is the hallmark of the Cindependent Film Festival. You may even meet some artists and filmmakers!

Your admission to
Cindependence Day

- full brunch from bee’s barbecue
- 2 drink tickets
- live, acoustic music
- silent art auction
- live auction
- first look at all official selections
- first look at the 2019 official festival trailer

Tickets: $50.00
limit 50
get yours today

July 14th, 2019
10 am - 1 pm
MadTree Brewing, Oakley Room
3301 Madison Road
Cincinnati, Ohio 45209

tickets available here

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Silent Art Auction

The 2019 Announcement event will also host a silent art auction, with 20 pieces donated by local artists.

Make time to meander and bid on a one-of-a-kind piece and take home the latest in ceramics, painting, jewelry, fashion, photography, and printmaking.


Live Auction

The 2019 Announcement event will host a small live auction. The five items for auction include

1. 7-Night Trip for 4 to Tuscany
2. 3-Night Trip to New York City
3. Private screening rental to the Esquire Theater
4. Role in a SAG-AFTRA short film
5. 2 VIP passes + 3 Night Stay at 21c Museum Hotel during the Cindependent Film Festival


Official Selections Announced

Interested in being the first to hear all of the 2019 official selections, meet filmmakers, and see the 2019 Official Trailer for the first time? Get your ticket now as these will all be live-debuted during the event.

Press welcome to attend.



What’s a Sunday without Brunch? Your ticket to the event includes a full brunch from Bee’s Barbecue.

Haven’t tried the Hyde Park pop-up yet? Read reviews and get hungry here.

Full menu to be released at a later date.