Cinema St. Louis programs, including the St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF), generate significant publicity in local print, electronic, and online media.

Press Releases

Cinema St. Louis Moves to Virtual Festivals in 2020

Because of the ongoing world health crisis, Cinema St. Louis (CSL) will move all of the organization’s 2020 film festivals and events online. This includes CSL’s signature event in November, the 29th Annual Whitaker St. Louis International Film Festival.


Cinema St. Louis to Receive $15,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

St. Louis, MO —National Endowment for the Arts has approved 1,187 grants totaling $27.3
million in the first round of fiscal year 2020 funding to support arts projects in every state in the
nation, as well as the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Included in this announcement is an
Art Works grant of $15,000 to Cinema St. Louis for the 29th Annual St. Louis International Film
Festival (SLIFF).