Entries by TCFF

Help Coordinate the Heart of the Festival: Our Amazing Volunteers

The Traverse City Film Festival is seeking a volunteer coordinator to help us manage the 100s of incredible volunteers who come together each summer to create a six-day community-wide celebration of “just great movies” in the most beautiful place on earth.  In this volunteer position,  you’ll work closely with what is simply the very best team around […]

Thank You Volunteers!

Dear Volunteers, The reviews are in — everyone agrees that TCFF9 was a complete success, and for that the credit goes to you, our amazing volunteer family, over 1,500 strong. Thanks to you and the 20,000+ hours you donated to TCFF this year, 119,000 people experienced great movies at 10 different venues and 188 screenings. […]

TCFF9 Bumper Contest Winners

The Traverse City Film Festival and sustaining sponsor FIM Group  proudly announce the winners of the 2013 Bumper Contest. In case you didn’t get a chance to catch them before the screenings this past week, you can watch them all here. FIRST PLACE: Paper Cut John Paul Morris SECOND PLACE: TCFF the 9th Brian Steinberg […]

Sign up to be a Friend of the Festival!

TCFF annual Friend memberships are 50% off from July 20 through September 1, 2013, so don’t delay. Renew or become a Friend of the Film Festival to take advantage of this discounted rate. Your Friends membership support makes it possible for the festival to bring great films and filmmakers to Traverse City while keeping ticket prices […]

That’s a Wrap!

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 […]

Traverse City Film Festival 2013 Awards!

During our fantastic Filmmaker Party, Founder and President Michael Moore announced our 2013 Award Winners. We have had so many incredible films, a few new categories and so many fun contests this year, here is a complete list of all of our award winners. Congrats to everyone! AUDIENCE AWARDS Audience Award Winner Best Kids Short […]

Father Fred Foundation to Raffle Off Tickets to Sedona International Film Festival!

Father Fred and TCFF want to send you to Sedona! One lucky winner will be enjoying a seven-day, six-night getaway for two with VIP access to the 2014 Sedona International Film Festival next February – the grand prize of a raffle drawing to benefit The Father Fred Foundation. The Sedona Film Festival has been recognized […]

Hollywood Sneak Preview “We’re the Millers” Joins the Traverse City Film Festival’s 2013 Lineup

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hollywood Sneak Preview “We’re the Millers” Joins the Traverse City Film Festival’s 2013 Lineup Michigan Native Paul Feig to Introduce “The Heat” in Person and Accept Michigan Filmmaker Award Additional Screenings of Sold Out Films Announced TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (July 26, 2013) — The ninth annual Traverse City Film Festival (TCFF), founded […]

Film School: What the textbooks can’t teach you

Summer school can be a kids worst nightmare. But the Traverse City Film Festival Film School will make kids of all ages to want to be in a classroom. This is your chance to learn, develop, gain inspiration, and perfect your skills by the industries leading filmmakers. Being surrounded by other aspiring filmmakers excited and […]


Ninth Annual Traverse City Film Festival Brings Hollywood to Northern Michigan Michael Moore to Host a Special Screening of “The Spectacular Now” at the Grand Opening of Bijou by the Bay TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (July 22, 2013) — The ninth annual Traverse City Film Festival (TCFF), founded by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Michael Moore, will welcome […]