6th Annual Made-in-Michigan Film Festival is Pure Michigan
Festival to be held in Frankenmuth on October 3rd & 4th
The Made-in-Michigan Film Festival (MiMFF) is pleased to announce that this year’s festival will once again be held in beautiful Frankenmuth, Michigan at the Bronner Performing Arts Center on October 3rd & 4th.
The MiMFF is exclusive to Michigan-made films and celebrates and recognizes the best of Michigan film talent while making independent, Michigan-made films available to the public. MiMFF is dedicated to enriching the local community and Michigan at large both culturally and economically by promoting public interest in the Michigan Film Industry and by encouraging the Michigan Film Industry to utilize local resources. For the first time, a $500 Grand Prize will be awarded to the winner of “Best of Festival.”
Filmmakers will enjoy networking with other film industry professionals through our Hospitality Room and Afterglow Party. The Bronner Performing Arts Center, a state-of-the-art, 500-seat theater is better than ever. Over $70,000 was invested in a new projection and sound system since last year’s festival. Several MiMFF-related activities are being planned including a free educational student workshop, a panel discussion and several Q & A sessions with filmmakers and the audience.
Admission to the festival is only $5. The film selections will be posted a few weeks prior to the festival at www.madeinmichiganfilmfestival.org. Come for one film or stay for the entire weekend. VIP passes will also be offered for $25 to the general public for anyone interested in networking with industry participants.
The MiMFF Call for Entries and Film Submission Form is now available online at www.madeinmichiganfilmfestival.org. Filmmakers of all talents are encouraged to submit their films before the deadline of August1st. The submission fee is $25. All those who enter a film receive two VIP Passes which allow free festival admission, access to the hospitality room and the Saturday Afterglow party at the Frankenmuth Brewery and discounted rates on lodging.
Please follow “Made-in-Michigan Film Festival” on Facebook for current updates on festival planning and events. Visit www.frankenmuth.org to learn about all the opportunities to have fun in Frankenmuth while attending the 2014 Made-in-Michigan Film Festival. See you there!