Entries by TCFF

TCFF and Chill This Holiday Break

Looking for something to watch over the holiday break? How about catching up on TCFF titles you missed this past July, including some of our award winners and films just recently announced as making the Oscar Shortlist for Best Documentary Feature? We’ve put together a handy guide of where 2018 Traverse City Film Festival titles […]

A Message from Mike: “I Need Your Help”

Friends, Almost 14 years ago I asked for your help in bringing to life an idea I had — something I was calling “The Traverse City Film Festival.” Many, many of you answered the call and joined me in what has become, for filmmakers and audiences, one of the most beloved film festivals in the […]

TCFF Volunteers or TCFF Filmmakers? Our 2018 Inter-Venue Video Competition

In the spirit of last year’s TCFF Program Guide Competition, this year we challenged our incredible volunteer venue teams to work together to create fun videos with SWAG bucks on the line as prizes. The only guidelines were that the video should include the following: 1. Someone using a radio 2. Patron / Sponsor cameo […]

The Final Product from the Young Filmmakers Workshop

Watch the truly inspired work of claymation artistry that this year’s participants in our Film School‘s Young Filmmakers Workshop came up with it. The future of moviegoing looks bright! Special thanks to Blackbird Arts.

There’s No Place Like TCFF. Thank You for Amazing Week!

The 13th Traverse City Film Festival is now one for the books. It may be the first TCFF that isn’t “the best festival yet”™ since Michael Moore was away, opening a show on Broadway(!), but we sent him Break a Leg messages, and enjoyed the incredible films he picked and the times he was able to […]