Mark Evan's drama Snow Cake is the centerpiece premiere at the festival, set to run from Apr 18-23 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Overall 34 features and 61 shorts from 25 countries will screen at the event. Titles include Corneliu Porumboiu's Cannes 2006 Camera d'Or winner 12:08 East Of Bucharest, Lars von Trier's Danish comedy The Boss Of It All, Rolf de Heer's Austrian adventure Ten Canoes, and David Sington's documentary In The Shadow of The Moon.
'Because of our commitment to annually showcase the best new international cinema, RiverRun has very quickly developed a reputation as one of the country's most interesting regional film festivals,' the festival's executive director Andrew Rodgers said.
'This year, we're very excited to present a wide variety of films from around the world, including important new works from indie icons, groundbreaking films from first-time directors, amazing student films, some tremendous archival classics and a greatly expanded animation programme.'
For further details visit the official website at www.riverrunfilm.com.