Artistic endeavors tend to flourish on Cape Cod from glassblowing workshops to live theater. There are many annual events that celebrate this entertaining aspect of the Cape. One of our favorites is the Provincetown International Film Festival. This popular June event has become a prominent cultural attraction presenting a diverse range of narratives, documentaries, and short films. Whether you are looking to see what’s on the cutting edge in the film industry or want to enjoy some creative projects, the Provincetown International Film Festival is a great event to attend on Cape Cod!
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Save the Date!
The Provincetown International Film Festival occurs each June, so be sure to mark your calendar in advance for this prominent local event. If you are looking to submit a film for the event, make sure to do so before the deadline! For those just looking to attend and discover what new projects are making waves in the industry, tickets go on sale for this popular festival on their website in the spring. Make sure to book your stay at Candleberry Inn in advance because the week always books up fast!
History of the Provincetown International Film Festival
The Provincetown International Film Festival was first formed by the Provincetown Film Society in 1999 as a means to attract economic development to the town as well as establish a cultural prominence. Since its debut, the festival has brought in millions of dollars to the town and has become one of the country’s preeminent film festivals!
About the Provincetown International Film Festival
You can expect a variety of films at the Provincetown International Film Festival. Discover everything from local highlights to enthralling documentaries! Many films explore the unique attributes of Cape Cod’s rich and diverse history as an arts colony. A variety of cultures coalesce to form the Cape Cod that we now know, and the projects displayed at this annual event do the same to form the film industry that we now know. Guests of the festival always look forward to seeing which boundaries will be pushed in the film world each year. Out of the many awards the festival has been given, one of the most prominent is Filmmaker on the Edge. This honor is given to the film that has best represented outstanding achievement, innovation, and vision in filmmaking.
Stay at Candleberry Inn During the Provincetown International Film Festival
You’ll love staying at Candleberry Inn during the Provincetown International Film Festival! This festival is all about getting a taste of Cape Cod, and you can do just that at our historic Brewster bed and breakfast. Choose from a variety of accommodations to create your perfect stay. This June event is quite popular, drawing in crowds to Cape Cod for a splendid creative week. Now is the time to book your room at Candleberry Inn to beat the masses. Hurry, before it’s too late!