The Investigative Film Festival




National Portrait Gallery

8th St NW & F St NW

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The Investigative Film Festival (IFF) will be screening seven feature films over the course of the three evenings as well as running a two-day symposium during the daytime on October 1 and 2. Each film screening and symposium panel will focus on the ways in which investigative reporting and visual storytelling can intersect and be mutually beneficial for audiences.

A first in the United States, the festival will showcase visual works that dig beneath the surface to reveal hidden truths about our world.

The Investigative Film Festival concurrent symposium will open a unique space for filmmakers, visual storytellers and investigative journalists to explore common issues, seeding new forms of inspiration and collaboration.