Festival Director: Doug Lantz

Assistant Director/

Director of Puerto Rican

Affairs: Julio Cabrera

Francia Lantz -

       Chief Financial Officer


Wendi Restrepo -

       Operations Manager


Sandra Rodriguez -

       Fundraising / Emcee


Francisco Casillas -

       Front House Manager

Daniel Lantz -

       Programming Director

Nicole Santiago - 

       Programming Director

Nicole Santiago -

       Filmmaker Liaison - Manager


Steve Ramiro - 



Auston Suarez -

       Web/Graphic Designs


Annie Villalva -

       Logistics Manager


Daniel Diaz -

       Still Photographer




RIFF is proud to be sponsoring the very first 48 Hour Film Challenge in

PUERTO RICO.  San Juan - November 2020


The 48 Hour Film Project is an International Challenge in over 100 cities around the world.   


Filmmaker teams compete by making a film in under 48 hours.   


InternationalWinners screen at Cannes.

Submissions CLOSED
  We are interested in seeing Short Films, Feature Films, Surfing Films, Comedies, horror films, music videos & more.....


Submissions closed May 2020.


NOTIFICATIONS will be sent by:

Jult 6th, 2020

Puerto Rico is a US Territory &
US Citizens do not need their Passports.


Please contact us with any comments, questions, or suggestions.