WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The City of Winston-Salem is gearing up for it's 20th Annual RiverRun International Film Festival.
RiverRun is a non-profit cultural organization with a mission to foster a greater appreciation of cinema.
The festival was founded back in 1998 and originally held in Brevard.
It moved to Winston-Salem in 2003 and continues to grow substantially.
In 2017, the festival featured 151 films from 49 countries and more than 16, 000 people participated.
This year, RiverRun will show 165 films from more than 40 countries.
The festival will also screen 8 films at Red Cinemas in Greensboro, making it a true Triad event.
Some events are free for the public, including Annual Family Day.
It's specially designed for kids and families to enjoy a free outdoor screening of the Disney classic Mulan.
It will be held at Bailey Park in the Wake Forest Innovation Quarter on Saturday at 6:30 p.m.
The 20th Annual RiverRun International Film Festival runs from April 19th to April 29th.
For a full list of film screenings dates and times, click here.