Chesapeake Film Festival

  • Avalon Theatre
  • 12:00pm - 9:30pm

The Festival, now in its 16th year, will once again transform downtown Easton into a film lovers destination this Fall. The LIVE Festival kicks off on September 30 at the historic Avalon Theatre, followed by a second day at the Ebeneezer Theatre on October 1. The festival will also feature a 7-day Virtual Festival from October 2 to October 8, showcasing over 37 outstanding documentaries, narrative films, animations, and engaging conversations with filmmakers. At the Avalon Theatre the Live Festival starts with the Maryland Premiere of Karen Carpenter: Starving for Perfection, a captivating documentary about the singer’s life and musical legacy. Don’t miss the chance to engage with the film team, including Director Randy Schmidt, Executive Producer Andy Streitfeld and Associate Producer Jon Gann, who will be present for audience questions. This and many other films and events are planned for the festival this year, so please visit for tickets and further information today!