About AQFF

Our mission is to bring queer films and filmmakers to the beautiful state of West Virginia, break down stereotypes and broaden minds in the Appalachian region.

  • What can’t you say about Lewisburg? It’s literally the coolest town in America!
    Tim Ward, Founder
  • Our mission is to bring queer films and filmmakers to our state in an effort to create an atmosphere of creativity, tolerance and acceptance.
    Jon Matthews, Filmmaker & Founder
  • Many outside filmmakers may have negative preconceptions about West Virginia. We want to show these outsiders the beauty of our region and its people.
    Tuesday Taylor, Writer & Founder
  • We want to create a film festival that not only breaks down negative stereotypes but also showcases diverse films and filmmakers within this amazing and mostly unnoticed region.
    Tim Ward, Founder

AQFF News

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More than film….

Posted in - General News
on October 19th, 2014 0 Comments

At the 2014 Appalachian Queer Film Festival, we’ve got more to offer than great film. Don’t get us wrong, the films we’re screening are amazing, but combined with our other events, AQFF is going to …

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  • What can’t you say about Lewisburg? It’s literally the coolest town in America!
    Tim Ward, Founder
  • Our mission is to bring queer films and filmmakers to our state in an effort to create an atmosphere of creativity, tolerance and acceptance.
    Jon Matthews, Filmmaker & Founder
  • Many outside filmmakers may have negative preconceptions about West Virginia. We want to show these outsiders the beauty of our region and its people.
    Tuesday Taylor, Writer & Founder
  • We want to create a film festival that not only breaks down negative stereotypes but also showcases diverse films and filmmakers within this amazing and mostly unnoticed region.
    Tim Ward, Founder