Everyone is getting excited for the Annapolis Film Festival that is coming soon! Here is some information to make it easier to get your film on!
The Annapolis Film Festival is honored to present the 2016 Opening Night film in historic Mitscher Hall, on the grounds of the US Naval Academy. In accordance with USNA security protocol, access to the Academy grounds is limited. All festival-goers attending Opening Night must show a valid photo ID upon entrance. No weapons, sharp implements, or oversized bags will be permitted.
If you have not picked up your FESTIVAL PASS at Ticket & Pass Central in Asbury United Methodist Church located at 87 West Street, please pull up and park on our of our four available parking spots to pick up passes.
No tickets or passes will be sold on site.
ALL ACCESS PASS HOLDERS who have not picked up their passes at the pre-party, please call the main film festival line ahead of time to make arrangements to pick them up: 410-263-3444. A limited number of General Admission seats are available and entry is based on a first-come, first-serve basis for everyone.
ALL ACCESS PASS HOLDERS and INDUSTRY GUESTS will be given priority seating provided that they arrive on time. Please plan accordingly.
PARKING It is recommended that you park in the downtown City Dock area as the Opening Night After Party is just outside of the USNA Gate 1. AFF Vans and shuttle cars for INDUSTRY GUESTS and VIPS will only run until midnight.
General Festival Information
When traveling between screenings at different venues, please allow for ample time. While the majority of AFF venues are walking-distance from one another, the complimentary Annapolis Circulator trolley will travel between all screening locations. Three Circulators will be available from 9:00 am – 11:30 pm on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
We suggest that you arrive at least 20 minutes before each screening begins. Seating is General Admission and is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Space permitting, day-of tickets may be purchased at each venue. Festival Passes and Day Passes can only be purchased at Ticket & Pass Central at 87 West Street located in Asbury United Methodist Church.
Please note that these day-of transactions are cash only. For credit card transactions, please visit AFF Ticket Central. There are no pre-sold online tickets for the TECH TALK: Digital Innovation Breakfast on Saturday at the Rams Head On Stage from 8-9:30 am, pass holders are free, tickets are $20 at the door.
COFFEE TALKS WITH: On Friday, Saturday and Sunday Coffee Talks With…will be held at the Chesapeake Brewing Company from 9-10 am and priority is given to ALL ACCESS PASS HOLDERS. However, if seats are available they are $20 at the door.