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Look Back on the Wonder of TCFF XII

The festival may be over, but it will live on in our hearts and in this video forever! Our incredible videography team led by the great Morgan Burke-Beyers edited this fantastic closing montage that makes clear just what a great time was had by all beautiful Downtown Traverse City. Check it out! Music by the official band of […]

TCFF XII by the Numbers

12 years are in the books for the Traverse City Film Festival!

TCFF XII Bumper Winners

Thank you to all those that submitted bumpers this year! The Traverse City Film Festival and 12-year sponsor FIM Group proudly announce the winners of the 2016 Bumper Contest. FIM GROUP BUMPER CONTEST First Place John Plough Film Festival Finder  $1,000 Second Place Brenda Smith and Tami Evans Worth the Wait  $300 Third Place Claire […]

World Premiere of “Sister Cities” and the Induction of Amy Smart into the TCFF Walk of Fame

Big things happened at the TCFF this year, one of them being the World Premiere of “Sister Cities” at Lars Hockstad Auditorium. The show was sold out, the line worked its way around the building, and anticipation and excitement hung in the air. Director Sean Hanish and leading lady Amy Smart walked the red carpet […]

TCFF XII Instagram Roundup 7/30

Twas another successful day of Just Great Movies, music, and fun! Congratulations to all of the films in the festival and to the ones we recognized last night! We love it when the Traverse City Film Festival comes to town ????????❤️ The lines are long but they are worth the wait! And while you’re waiting, […]

TCFF XII Award Winners

For those of you who couldn’t be with us for the festival’s awards ceremony, you can check it out online or by reading the list of winners below. Congrats to yet another incredibly talented group of films and filmmakers! FOUNDERS AWARDS Stuart J. Hollander Prize for Best Kids Film “Oddball” Directed by Stuart McDonald Buzz […]

Dunk a City Commissioner at the Closing Night Bash!

Can you believe it’s already almost time for the closing night bash?! We’ve got some pretty cool activities to checkout Sunday night at the Open Space from 7 pm – 9:45 pm including a dunk tank that will plummet City Commissioners into icy waters, live music you can sing and dance to, interactive games, an icy photo booth, […]

New Added Screening – “The Last Reel”

We’ve taken your feedback to heart and added an EXTRA SCREENING of one of your favorite films from this year’s festival – “The Last Reel.” It’s been an absolute phenomenon at the festival, and likely to take home one of the festival’s top awards, which is why we want you to have the chance to […]

TCFF XII Instagram Roundup 7/29

Day 4 at the Traverse City Film Festival looks like more great filmmakers, musicians, sunsets, and celebrations! Hashtag your Instagram pictures with #tcff to celebrate with us! Eden and Owen at #tcff #kidsfest so much fun! A photo posted by @whimsypix on Jul 29, 2016 at 6:49pm PDT Getting ready to play at the Traverse […]

TCFF XII Instagram Roundup 7/28

Lots of things to do at the festival this week from Open Space, special screenings, kids fest, the marquees, and the beautiful sunsets! Hashtag your instagram pics of the festival with #tcff to share some of your festivities with us! #tcff #tc #downtown #thestatetheater #home A photo posted by Debbie Lopez (@deblopez0502) on Jul 28, […]