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  • May 22, 2020
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RIVERRUN ANNOUNCES 2020 JURY AWARD WINNERS

Jurors Convened Virtually to Decide This Year’s Award Recipients WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina (May 22, 2020) – The RiverRun International Film Festival has announced its 2020 Jury Award Winners, which were held virtually this year in light of COVID-19 and the cancellation of the festival.  Eighteen jurors made up the main film juries and three jurors participated in the Pitch Fest competition. The jurors represented all aspects of the film industry and are leaders in their respective fields in film. “One of the first things we decided after we wrapped our heads around not having a festival this year was that we should
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  • May 7, 2020
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RIVERRUN ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF VIRTUAL PITCH FEST

Six North Carolina Schools Participated in 2020 Competition WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina (May 7, 2020) – The RiverRun International Film Festival has announced the winners of its 2020 Pitch Fest competition, which was held virtually this year in light of COVID-19 and the cancellation of the festival.  Pitch Fest invites student filmmakers, to pitch their ideas for new documentaries to a panel of expert judges in the hopes of being awarded a cash prize and recognition within the industry.  Six schools from North Carolina participated: University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Elon University, High Point University, Wake Forest University, UNC Wilmington
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