Festival to bring Filmmakers from Around the World to Hickory

During the weekend of September 23rd-25th, filmmakers from around the world will be traveling to Hickory, North Carolina to show their films at the 2nd annual Footcandle Film Festival. The 2016 Footcandle Film Festival will be held at the Drendel Auditorium on the SALT Block, with films being shown between Friday, September 23rd and Sunday, […]

Special Event: Thursday, September 22nd

We are excited to be partnering with the Lenoir-Rhyne University’s Visiting Writers Series as they host a night with screenwriter and director William Stribling as he discusses the art of writing for film and video.  The evening will also feature his film “Bear With Us”, that is also playing during the festival weekend.  This event […]

Tickets on sale for 2016 Footcandle Film Festival!

Tickets are now on sale to the general public for the 2016 Footcandle Film Festival!  The festival will be held September 23rd to 25th, 2016, at the Drendel Auditorium on the SALT Block. Here’s a rundown of the festival schedule and ticket prices: On Friday, September 23rd, we will get an early start to the festival by showing two […]

The 2016 Festival Feature Films are Announced

We are proud to announce the feature-length films being shown during the 2016 Footcandle Film Festival!  This year’s thirteen feature films were selected from over 200 submissions by a panel of current film society members.  All films will be shown at the same location (The Drendel Auditorium at the Arts and Science Center of Catawba […]

Film Society Members: Check your Email for Ticket Opportunities!

We have some exciting news!  As of July 29th we are giving current Footcandle Film Society members the ability to purchase tickets in advance for this year’s film festival before they go on sale to the general public. All current film society members should have received an email with instructions for purchasing tickets.  If you did not […]