Entertaining Wilmington for 15 Years


The Cape Fear Independent Film Network is dedicated to promoting independent film and preserving the Cape Fear region’s rich film history.

CFIFN Events and Projects
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CFIFN Presents: Reel Wilmington

Reel Wilmington is an ongoing film series hi-lighting films made in The Cape Fear region.  It’s a display of Our shared rich film history.

16th Annual Cape Fear Independent Film Festival  

March 10-12

Call for entries now open!  North Carolina Residents email festivaldirector@cfifn.org for a discount on the entry fee.

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Wilmington Film Museum

The Wilmington Film Museum is dedicated to preserving and celebrating our rich shared film history.


Welcome to the home of The Cape Fear Independent Film Network – a 501(c)3 Non-Profit organization. dedicated to the production, promotion and presentation of the film arts in the Cape Fear region.  CFIFN provides educational opportunities for members wishing to learn about the film-making process and develop new skills in related areas of production.  The group also host the annual Cape Fear Independent Film Festival which brings new and independent artistic visions to the local community.  CFIFN takes special notice of North Carolina filmmakers, highlighting their works and the film festival and other events.