FirstGlance Film Festival Panels!! SCROLL DOWN FOR TICKET OPTIONS!!! FirstGlance Film Festivals are the world's longest running, twice yearly, bi-coastal film festivals, started in 1996 in Philadelphia, and in 2000 a sister festival in Los Angeles Hollywood. In 2020, the 23rd FirstGlance Philadelphia Film Festival will be virtual and physical due to the ongoing pandemic. Join "One of the Top 100 Indie Film Festivals in the World" this Fall for a wide array of award-winning films from Philadelphia and across the globe. From Features to web series, join us for amazing screenings, panels and an awards show, you can watch right from your couch.