May 26-30, 2016


1416 Electric Ave., Venice, CA


954 Tickets


24 Inspiring Movies

Mission Statement / celebrating indigenous cultures

The mission of the Garifuna International Indigenous Film Festival is to support the preservation of all indigenous cultures through film, documentaries, art, music, dance & storytelling. GIIFF is dedicated to the preservation and promotion of cultural understanding among the Garifuna and people of other indigenous descent.


To preserve, and sustain the language, culture and essence of the Garifuna and other indigenous people through film and art.


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GIIFF 2015

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The Garifuna Festival is inspirational, moving and fun! Come join us for this  5th annual event!

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Featured Events / join us for the meet & greets

Opening Ceremony Events

Electric Lodge

Opening ceremony - May 26th at ... (more…)

Film Makers Workshops

Electric Lodge

5 fascinating workshops are offered ... (more…)

Art Gallery

Electric Lodge

Extraordinary indigenous art  at GIIFF ... (more…)

Closing Ceremony Events

Electric Lodge

Closing ceremony - May 30th at... (more…)

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Event Location

Garifuna Film Festival
The Electric Lodge
1416 Electric Ave,
Venice, CA 90291


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