The 11th Annual Rainier Independent Film Festival is May 19th-21st, 2017
The Rainier Independent Film Festival is a gateway to an explorative cinematic journey, set in the transformative landscape of Mt. Rainier's forested community.
The Films receiving top honors at the 2017 RIFF
Best Student Film: The Tent Village dir. by Nilima Abrams
Best Short Documentary: The Tables dir. by Jon Bunning
Best Feature Documentary: Conquering the Cycle dir. by Josh Eisenfeld and Dan Finegold
Best Narrative Short: Cocked and Locked dir. by May Elbaz Belschner
Best 1st Time Director: The Dunning Man dir. by Michael Clayton
Rainier Llama Award: Undue Burden dir. by Gina Pollack
Audience Favorite: Heart, Baby dir. by Angela Shelton
Best Feature: Halfway to Zen dir. by John Adams and Toby Poser
RIFF Annual Pool Tournament Results: Through means of questionable method, Andrea Edmondson and Gary Lundgren dethrone former 3 time champion, Win Whittaker.