The Charleston International Film Festival is now in its fourth year and expanding from The American Theater to include the Hippodrome and Mt. Pleasant's Cinnebarre. The festival runs May 18-22, with more than 70 films in the five days, billed as "an eclectic mix of cinema from the Lowcountry and around the world. You can meet filmmakers, participate in seminars and workshops and attend nightly afterparties. Go to www.charlestoniff.com for more information and film listings, to purchase tickets and to hear about the afterparties. The American Theatre is at 446 King Street in the Design District.