William and Mary's Global Film Festival is an annual, non-profit, free-of-charge cultural event that brings world cultures to Williamsburg through film. The animus for the 2010 festival is Film and Music two of the most popular and powerful forms of expression worldwide. How do motion pictures and music interact? How do they compliment, complicate, and challenge each other? What results from the marriage of the two?
Under the auspices of the College of William and Mary, we hold the Global Film Festival annually to celebrate and foster a better understanding of films place within the world. The Festivals ultimate goal is to inspire discovery, learning, and conversation while supporting the cultural appreciation of a regional audience.