WIFF announces record sales for 2016 festival
Organizer Vincent Georgie talks about what's new this year at the Windsor International Film Festival in Windsor, Ont., on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016. (Alana Hadadean / CTV Windsor)
Published Monday, November 7, 2016 10:01AM EST
The Windsor International Film Festival has announced record ticket sales at the 2016 festival, reaching a goal of 20,000 tickets sold for the first time ever.
WIFF is a not-for-profit organization, and is completely volunteer-based. The festival is currently celebrating its 12th year.
Organizers say they had a mix of local, Canadian and international features, shorts, and docs.
This year, WIFF showed 107 films from 22 countries over 165 screenings from Nov 1 – Nov. 6.
Last year’s ticket sales reached almost 17,000.