THE CIFF IS A 501C3 NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION PRESENTING THE CINDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL.
Our mission is to create a home for independent filmmaking in Cincinnati, Ohio. We strive to bring professional resources to filmmakers so as to cultivate the entrepreneurial spirit of filmmaking. We will be providing community camaraderie; drawing filmmakers from around Ohio, the US, and the World; educating the community in the art and craft of filmmaking, and stimulating the Cincinnati economy.
Engage the Cincinnati creative sector in revitalization, entrepreneurship, education, and economic development .
Develop a hub of cultural activity in downtown Cincinnati to attract residents, businesses and tourists.
Grow and support successful, sustainable arts organizations in Cincinnati
Host filmmakers from all over the world to showcase Cincinnati as a destination for filmmaking and entrepreneurship.