Ongoing Cancellations [updated March 18]

Below is a list of screenings and events that have been canceled due to ongoing concerns surrounding COVID-19. This post will be updated as additional cancellations are announced.

Women in Comedy Festival is postponed. Read their statement at [updated March 18, 2020]

Boston Underground Film Festival is postponed. Read their statement at [updated March 13, 2020]

Independent Film Festival Boston has announced their decision to postpone the 2020 festival for the time being. Read their statement at [updated March 13, 2020]

The DocYard will suspend screenings until further notice. Please visit for updates and information. [updated March 13, 2020]

The Boston Student Film Festival originally scheduled for Saturday, March 21 has been postponed. Please visit the Eventbrite page for updates. [updated March 13, 2020]

Harvard Book Store’s event with author Emily St. John Mandel has been canceled. Please visit for additional information. [updated March 13, 2020]

Wicked Queer, the 36th Annual Boston LGBTQ+ Film Festival, will be postponed to a later date in 2020 due to ongoing concerns about Coronavirus (COVID-19). [updated March 13, 2020]

The Black in Appalachia Shorts Program originally scheduled for Wednesday, March 18 has been canceled. [updated March 11, 2020]