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Cinema Columbus Film Festival

See Festival selections at the Film Center at the links below

April 26 – April 30, 2023

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An extraordinary film festival experience presented by a network of central Ohio institutions all working together to champion independent cinema.

The second annual Cinema Columbus Film Festival connects filmmakers, venues, and central Ohio independent film fans together to showcase a specially curated selection of new, independent documentary, narrative, and short films.

Cinema Columbus 2023 is presented by CAPA, in partnership with the Drexel Theatre and Gateway Film Center, and with additional support from community partner Film Columbus.

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See select screenings at the Film Center


The Power & Purpose of Our Veterans’ Stories — April 27, 2023 at 5pm

Quicksand — April 27, 2023 at 8pm

MID WEST — April 28, 2023 at 1pm

Local Shorts — April 28, 2023 at 4pm

Anchorage — April 28, 2023 at 7pm

Waiting for the Light to Change — April 29, 2023 at 7pm

Narrative Shorts — April 30, 2023 at 1pm


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