Join us for the 11th Annual

Chagrin Documentary Film Festival

Film Submissions OPEN

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"The entire team at CDFF put on one of the best documentary film festivals in America. They treat the filmmakers like royalty and the entire town gets behind the festival making it a truly unforgettable experience."

- 2019 Filmmaker

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FILMS

5

DAYS

8

VENUES

13k+

ATTENDEES

Dedicated to educating audiences and empowering talented filmmakers to tell their stories.

The Festival is a five day celebration of the art of documentary film, at venues in and around the century village of Chagrin Falls, Ohio. This inspiring event draws audiences from all over Northeast Ohio, the US and the world to experience documentary films and the compelling art and culture they highlight. 

 

"The entire team at CDFF put on one of the best documentary film festivals in America. They treat the filmmakers like royalty and the entire town gets behind the festival making it a truly unforgettable experience."​ - 2019 Filmmaker

Festival Videos

THANK YOU to our sponsors for being Part of the Story!!

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“just what the human spirit is capable of...”

The Chagrin Documentary Film Festival is dedicated to David Ponce
and to all of the talented filmmakers who share their stories with us at this Festival.

The Venues

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