The 2017 Burning River Film Festival will be held on Sunday, October 22nd at the historic Akron Civic Theater. The BRFF is a celebration of community, trail running, and nature. The inspiring stories of athletes testing their limits in long distance endurance races, the overwhelming supportive spirit of the trail running community, and the beautiful scenery and places all captured by film makers in short and feature length films will be on showcase. The Burning River Film Festival will be an event featuring more than just film. It will be a social gathering of the trail running community.