Three annual events keep the Grand Rapids Film Festival team busy throughout the year, specifics for the 2017-2018 season below.
Spotlight: October 13
The Summer Spotlight features a screening of a regional filmmaker’s work in a relaxed outdoor park environment. These events are free and draw over 200 people. Learn more.
36-Hour Challenge: January 26 | February 2
The 36-Hour Challenge engages high school and university students as well as aspiring professionals in a lively time-based filmmaking competition. Learn more.
Festival: April 5-7
Thursday April 5, 6pm-9pm: Regional filmmaker presentations and networking. Watch 2017 PechaKuchaGR Filmmaker Edition presentations here.
Friday April 6, 7pm – 11pm: F&M (Fashion and Music for Film Showcase) where KCAD students create fashion inspired by music videos
Saturday April 7, 12pm - 11pm: Screenings of Quality Entertainment and Transformative films