SAVE THE DATE! 2024 Fall Festival | October 6 - 13, 2024


Here, you’ll find answers to commonly asked questions about our festival, events, and initiatives. Whether you’re curious about ticketing, event details, or our mission, you’ll find the information you need to join us in celebrating history and promoting social justice through the power of film.

Most Frequently Asked Questions

When is the 2024 March on Washington Film Festival?

October 6-13, 2024

March on Washington Film Festival 2024 is hybrid. Most events will be in-person in Washington, D.C. with some film screenings on our online platform on Eventive.

Tickets will be available early August.

Please contact for information on obtaining a media/press pass.

  • Flying in? We recommend Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) which is about 4 miles from Eaton Workshop. and offers access to curbside services such as Uber and Lyft. Traveling internationally? Dulles International Airport (IAD)is your best bet.
  • Train: Washington’s Union Station services both Amtrak and Greyhound and is about 1.5 from the Eaton Workshop.

If you need modifications due to a disability, including the need for sign language interpreter, please contact us via e-mail at Please contact us seven days (7) in advance of the event to facilitate your request.

  • We have developed a reading and resource room as an educational supplement for educators, students, and anyone seeking to enhance their understanding of African American history, culture, and the issues surrounding the fight against systemic racism and toward a more just society.
  • NOTE: we need a link to a new reading/resource page

We are incredibly proud of our 2024 program, and are committed to diverse audiences. Film festivals have always been deeply rooted in community, and it’s our goal to establish an inclusive, safe and enriched festival experience. Please view our Code of Conduct Policy for more information.

  • We only accept film submissions on FilmFreeway. If you are new to FilmFreeway, your first step will be to create an account and then to create a “project” for your submission.
  • Please refer to the following page for more information on how to create a project and submit to festivals:

You can find a full list of deadlines under the “Dates & Deadlines” section of our FilmFreeway.