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A piece of everyone’s favorite galaxy defenders (and villains) will be landing in Medina at Castle Noel’s new Sci-Fi Movie Museum. Read more

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39th CIFF Opening Night

The 39th Cleveland International Film Festival has hit the ground running. Read more

Mar 19, 2015 6:17 PM (330) Area Blog

Cleveland International Film Festival's Akron Preview Party at the Akron Civic. Read more

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Day 1 of the Cleveland International Film Festival

The Cleveland International Film Festival got off to a great start Wednesday night with the opening of the coming-of-age comedy The Kings of Summer. Read more

Apr 4, 2013 12:38 PM (330) Area Blog

Cleveland International FIlm Festival tickets on sale now

The 37th Cleveland International Film Festival, which runs from April 3 through April 14, is nearly upon us. Order tickets now and receive $2 off per ticket by using promo code: AKRLFE. Read more

Mar 23, 2013 12:46 AM (330) Area Blog

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Another amazing year of the Cleveland Interantional Film Festival now lies behinds us. But it was a stellar performance by the CIFF team and all of the guest filmmakers, actors and producers! And YOU the moviegoers! Read more

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36th CIFF - Buddha Mountain

A nicely woven tapestry of Asian cinema that was refreshing, beautiful, and heart-warming. Read more

Apr 2, 2012 3:26 PM (330) Area Blog

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36th CIFF - Shorts Program 3

A healthy helping of contemplative shorts covering a full ranges of love/hate imagery - mostly solemn, seldom funny. Included were "Incident in New Baghdad and the comic "diK" Read more

Mar 28, 2012 1:05 PM (330) Area Blog

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36th CIFF - Dreileben trilogy

The Dreileben trilogy is leaving some big shoes to fill for the remainder of the 36th CIFF ... and for any film series' at future CIFFs Read more

Mar 27, 2012 10:32 AM (330) Area Blog

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akronlife sponsored film at Plaza Cinemas tonight!

The akronlife sponsored film "Bill W." has is showing tonight at the Plaza Cinemas in Chapel Hill. The event is part of the 36th Cleveland International Film Festival. The film covers the Akron heritage of alcoholics anonymous founder Bill Wilson Read more

Mar 26, 2012 12:56 PM (330) Area Blog

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36th CIFF - Tyrannosaur and a few more

It's easy to get carried away at this years film fest! It was a great day to sit and watch cinema in the city of Cleveland - and also to enjoy some local brew haunts between flicks. Get $2 off your tix by using the code AKRNLFE Read more

Mar 25, 2012 12:05 PM (330) Area Blog

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CIFF Countdown - 1.5 days to go...

Opening Night Festivities begin Thursday at 7 p.m. with the film Nesting, directed by John Chuldenko, and continue with the Opening Night Gala afterwards. Read more

Mar 21, 2012 4:28 PM (330) Area Blog

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akronlife's discount will shave a cool $2 off of ticket purchases for the 36th Cleveland International Film Festival Read more

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One For The Books: 35th Cleveland Film Fest Roundup

The 35th Cleveland International Film Festival has come to close. It was a year marked by record attendance and a host of fantabulously crafted cinema, including the akronlife sponsored "If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle," which won in its category! Read more

Apr 8, 2011 4:53 PM (330) Area Blog

Into Eternity and These Amazing Shadows at CIFF

These two films were both extraordinary in their own rights, but together make up an interesting dialog about permanence, memory, and the progress of mankind. A huge thanks to Bill Guentzler for bringing these films to the Cleveland Film Festival Read more

Apr 8, 2011 1:52 PM (330) Area Blog 1 Comments

CIFF Day 8 - Kawasaki's Rose and Steam of Life

The thunder of the day belongs to two films of great beauty and thoughtful execution. Read more

Apr 1, 2011 12:03 AM (330) Area Blog

2030 - Revolt of the Young at Cleveland Film Fest

Least favorite film of the festival. Read more

Mar 30, 2011 8:15 PM (330) Area Blog

5 Films to see Before the Film Festival Ends

Here are some suggestions for films you should try to catch before the end of the Cleveland International Film Festival. Read more

Mar 30, 2011 11:39 AM (330) Area Blog

Uncle Boonmee at the Cleveland International Film Festival

A film defying classification, it leaves you speechless, clueless and wanting more! A must see for the lovers of enigmatic cinema. Read more

Mar 30, 2011 12:36 AM (330) Area Blog

3 Shotgun Reviews from the Cleveland Film Festival

The CIFF is a booming success with a great film selection, record attendance and a handful of awesome. Here's a quick look at three films that have made the cut! Read more

Mar 28, 2011 12:30 AM (330) Area Blog

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