OFFICIAL COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL SCHEDULE, SAN DIEGO 2011
Comic-Con International: San Diego (Comic-Con), the largest comic book convention of its kind in the world, today announced the schedule for its 2011 Independent Film Festival (CCI-IFF). CCI-IFF 2011 will be held during Comic-Con â€“ July 21 through July 24 at the Marriott Marquis and Marina, next door to the San Diego Convention Center (adjacent to Hall A).
The 2011 CCI-IFF offers a full schedule of some of the finest in genre films. Included in this yearâ€™s schedule is the return of the popular â€œComic-Con Film Schoolâ€ panels on all four days, along with an assortment of other film-oriented panel discussions on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.
A special opening night event, the â€œCCI-IFF Meet and Greetâ€ gathering, will be held on Thursday, July 21, in the foyer outside the Festival room at the Marriott. This event is open to filmmakers, attendees, and interested fans from 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
â€œThis yearâ€™s festival includes films from across the globe, in addition to the United Statesâ€ said David Glanzer, director of marketing and public relations for Comic-Con. â€œWe are pleased to offer such a diverse slate to our attendees while also lending exposure to some very deserving filmmakers.â€