x
Breaking News
More () »

Fort Smith/Fayetteville News | 5newsonline KFSM 5NEWS | Get the local news and weather where you live from 5NEWS. Covering Fort Smith, Fayetteville, Bentonville, and all of Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley.

Inaugural Fort Smith film festival planned for August 2021

A new film festival in Fort Smith will not only highlight talented filmmakers in the Arkansas River valley but, hopefully, from across the world.

FORT SMITH, Arkansas — A new film festival in Fort Smith will not only highlight talented filmmakers in the Arkansas River valley but, hopefully, from across the world. The River Valley Film Society announced Fort Smith’s first film festival Thursday (Jan. 14).

“Through Their Eyes” is the theme for the inaugural Fort Smith International Film Festival, which will explore the many masks people in society wear and the eyes through which they see.

“The Festival celebrates the artistic expression and diverse experiences of Native Americans and People of Color through film, panel discussions, music, and more,” a press release said.

To read more about this story please visit our content partner, Talk Business & Politics.