Category: festival updates

F.A.S.T. Filmmaking Contest movies to play Friday Night rather than Sunday

The F.A.S.T. Filmmaking Contest wnds up on Friday night September 25th at 6pm. The entries will be played at the Filmmakers Reception prior to the Jalan Crossland Band performance. The Sunday screening is changed to Friday night 6:00pm at the Atlas Theatre. Doors and reception are at 6pm with the movies playing 7pm-ish and music […]

Wednesday September 23rd, 2015 in festival updates | No Comments »

The F.A.S.T. Filmmaking Contest Brief – 2015

The Cheyenne Historic Preservation Board Presents: FFMF Brief 2015 The FFMF requires these eight items appear in each movie, one within the first thirty seconds: Cheyenne Historic Preservation Board Logo Bucking Bronco symbol Analog clock Wyoming map Ghost sign Scarf Ring of keys ArtScape Magazine cover from the Wyoming Arts Council (Downloadable) FFMF Story Lines-2015 […]

Thursday September 10th, 2015 in festival updates | No Comments »

Complete your FAST Filmmaking Contest paperwork

The FAST Filmmaking Contest gets underway today. The Brief will be released at 6pm tonight live at the Plains Hotel and online. If you can’t make the live registration, remember to download the – HD movie compression guidelines – Registration paperwork Return everything with your award winning movie on September 25 at 6pm at the […]

Thursday September 10th, 2015 in festival updates, filmmakers, news | No Comments »

DO YOU DARE!?!?! Make a 7-minute movie and win $500

Teams of one or more members can make a movie about historic preservation. Registration costs are $20 for an adult team and $10 for a youth team (20-years old and younger). The catches, the movies must be exactly 7-minutes long or less, follow the brief which will be available on September 10th. It will be […]

Tuesday September 8th, 2015 in festival updates, filmmakers, news | No Comments »

CIFF and FFMF converge as the Cheyenne International F.A.S.T. Film Festival

The Cheyenne International Film Festival and the F.A.S.T. Filmmaking Festivals are converging in 2015. The convergence is the Cheyenne International FAST Film Festival. We’ll be presenting a program of diverse movies from around the world and locally made movies based on Cheyenne historic preservation themes. We want you to be thinking about your production stories […]

Tuesday August 25th, 2015 in festival updates | No Comments »

CIFF 2015 entries now open through March 30, 2015

The 2015 CIFF is May 18 – 23, 2015 in Downtown Cheyenne. You can enter your film for the modest fee of $20 through the end of March 2015. We’re partial to movies that are made by Wyoming people, about Wyoming subjects, shot in Wyoming.

Friday December 5th, 2014 in festival updates | 2 Comments »

CIFF converges history with the arts May 19 to 24

One of the sponsors for the Cheyenne International Film Festival is the City of Cheyenne Historic Preservation Board. The festival has as one of its missions to show movies in unconventional places. The Historic Hynds Building is one of those. If you’re expecting a traditional movie theater experience? Get ready for a funky space to […]

Thursday May 15th, 2014 in festival updates, filmmakers, news | No Comments »

CIFF 2014 Schedule: closing night features Dan Junge’s ‘Fight Church’

The 2014 Cheyenne International Film Festival screens in Downtown Cheyenne May 19 – 24 at the Hynds Building Theater and the Atlas Theatre. The CIFF programs are all in the evening and feature, food, live entertainment and movies. Many of the filmmakers will be in attendance to discuss their movies. The CIFF closes with “Fight […]

Friday May 2nd, 2014 in festival updates | No Comments »

CIFF 2014 seeks a few good movies

The sixth Cheyenne International Film Festival is May 22 – 24 in Downtown Cheyenne. The CIFF theme this year is “All About Wyoming”. We’re showing movies made by Wyoming production companies, those about Wyoming or set in Wyoming. Also, CIFF is featuring Wyoming live performers to augment what is on the screen. Contact us via […]

Sunday April 6th, 2014 in festival updates, filmmakers, news | 1 Comment »

CIFF rooms at the Holiday Inn

If you’re coming into town for the Cheyenne International Film Festival May 16 – 19, the Holiday Inn has rooms for $89 / night. Click on the HI image to be redirected to the reservation page. The CIFF has 24 films with opening night May 16 at the Paramount Cafe. There’s an opening reception and […]

Monday May 6th, 2013 in festival updates, filmmakers, news | 1 Comment »