Come celebrate with us!

20th Annual Festival

April 6 – 9, 2017 I Durham, NC


Full Frame Welcomes DPS Students to Annual Youth Screening

Last week, we had one of our favorite events of the year: the Annual Full Frame Youth Screening. Hundreds of Durham Public School students and teachers arrived Wednesday morning at the Carolina Theatre to view the documentary Brooklyn Castle, and participate in a post-screening Q&A with one of the film’s stars. Brooklyn Castle, directed by Katie Dellamaggiore, follows members of a chess team at I.S. 318, a junior high school in Brooklyn that has won…


Four Questions with ‘Contemporary Color’ Directors Bill Ross and Turner Ross

We are excited to bring Contemporary Color, the newest film by innovative filmmakers Bill and Turner Ross, to the Triangle! The Ross Brothers, whose films provide creative looks at different aspects of American life, have shown their acclaimed works 45365 and Western at past Full Frames. Bill and Turner answered a few questions about Contemporary Color in advance of its Road Show screenings on August 19 in Durham and August 24 in Chapel Hill. Visit our Year Round Events page for upcoming free Road Show dates around the…



Become a Full Frame Spotlight Member!

We’re celebrating our 20th anniversary this April! We’re depending on YOU, our loyal fans and supporters, to help us build the best festival yet.

Our goal is to raise $20,000 for our 20th by the end of 2016. Please show your support with a tax-deductible donation in any amount this holiday season, and help us reach #20for20!

In honor of our 20th, we are debuting the Full Frame Spotlight Membership! Become a member for the cost of a few cups of coffee each month, and you can enjoy early access to pass and ticket sales, as well as a host of other benefits!

Don’t want to be a member? Any gift is welcome! You can make a one-time gift, or choose easy monthly payments over the course of the year.

Thank you for helping us reach #20for20 with a gift today!


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