http://iffboston.org/ Somerville Theatre, Brattle Theatre and Coolidge Corner Theatre
55 Davis Sq
Somerville, MA 02144
Festivals & Fairs, Film
Full 2017 schedule: http://iffboston.org/viewschedule
Voted by Boston Phoenix readers as "The Best film festival in Boston" in 2011 and 2012.
Has drawn the highest attendance of any film festival in New England for 9 straight years.
Past guests of the festival include Sir Ben Kingsley, Michael Cera, Kevin Kline, Steve Buscemi, John Waters, Albert Maysles, Chris Cooper, Lili Taylor, Will Arnett, Bill Pullman, Melvin Van Peebles, Famke Janssen, Brian Cox, John Hawkes, Danny Huston, Illeana Douglas, Guy Maddin, Bobcat Goldthwait, Harmony Korine, Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck, Ted Hope, Mark Duplass, Robert Vaughn, Eliza Dushku, Mary Stuart Masterson, Dixie Carter, Hal Holbrook, and hundreds more.
Year-round screenings are also held at area theaters. Past guests at festival year-round screenings include Danny Boyle, Josh Brolin, James Gunn, Jim Sturgess, Chalrene Yi, and Lynn Shelton to name a few.