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2015 TCFF Dailies

Take a look at how all the Traverse City Film Festival pre-show content gets made for all the films, have a look at Movies on a Boat from the Captain’s perspective. Plus, find out how many tons of equipment it takes to set up the Open Space as a movie theatre and our bonus interview […]

2014 Traverse City Film Festival Dailies

We’ll post all our 2014 TCFF Dailies here, so keep checking back or on our YouTube channel! EPISODE 5: Filmmaker Party, the End of Kids Fest, Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope in the Open Space, Thank You to all our Interns, Volunteers & Community Partners! EPISODE 4: The Birth of TCFF, Re-opening […]

Parting Shots from the the 9th annual Traverse City Film Festival

Here’s a few more shots from our volunteer party and other moments. Be sure to check out all the photos from TCFF 2013 on Flickr! [fsg_gallery id=”8″]

9th Traverse City Film Festival Wraps with More Sell Outs, More Movies, More Theaters, More Filmmakers and More Fun Than Ever Before

119,000 People Experience “Movies That Can Change You” TRAVERSE CITY, MICH. (August 5, 2013) — After six incredible days of “Just Great Movies,” the ninth annual Traverse City Film Festival has wrapped its biggest and best festival yet, smashing previous records with more admissions, more screenings, more sold out shows and several groundbreaking additions. The […]

Notes from Margaret Schaal a.k.a. ‘First in Line Girl’ on Day One of Ticket Sales

One of the great joys of the Traverse City Film Festival is running into friends I don’t get to see that often during the rest of the year. When I learned that Margaret Schaal, an old friend from high school, was first in line on Day One of Ticket Sales, we (with guidance from film […]

TCFF 2013: All our photos!

Here’s 500+ photos from the 2013 Traverse City Film Festival. We hope you had as much fun as we did and can’t wait to do it all over again next year! [fsg_gallery id=”7″]

TCFF 2013: Day 6 – ‘Mike’s Surprise’ and ‘Austenland’

Every year, we all wonder what Michael Moore will do for “Mike’s Surprise,” the annual mystery screening where anything could happen. Last year, we took a walk around the block. This year, Michael joked that we were going to get down and do 20 push-ups. Instead, we got to see “Bowling for Columbine,” Michael’s 2002 […]

TCFF Photos from Day 6

Here are photos from the final day of the 2013 Traverse City Film Festival by our amazing team of photographers! [fsg_gallery id=”6″]

Blog 3: “Show me the boy at 7 and I will show you the man”

Aug 2 – Quick jump back. I was proud to join my student Colin Campbell for the festival premiere of his film Flash Point in the Student Shorts at the Bijou by the Bay. His work stands up very strong in story and image against the series of university film school shorts. Colin will be attending […]

TCFF 2013: Day 5 – ‘Pandora’s Promise’ and ‘We’re the Millers’

Day five of the 9th Annual Traverse City Film Festival included one of my top R-rated comedies of all time and an indepth look into the idea that maybe nuclear power isn’t so bad after all. “Pandora’s Promise” is a documentary about the history and future of nuclear power. The film explores why many people […]