Oakland International Film Festival
The mission of the Oakland Film Society is to improve the MENTAL, PHYSICAL & SPIRITUAL health of the DIVERSE POPULATIONS of THE EAST BAY THRU INSPIRING FILMS.
- Support young/new filmmakers with telling their stories.
- To increase awareness of the many careers related to the film industry.
- To enhance the image of Oakland within Oakland.
- To utilize The Oakland International Film Festival to showcase Independent films made by Oakland filmmakers and filmmakers from around the world.
- Create jobs for local residents in the film industry.
- To build a Healthy Oakland!