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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 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 »

CIFF 2013 Early Bird special 50% discount

The Cheyenne International Film Festival is offering an Early Bird Special for tickets to most of the movie programs. Through May 9th at midnight, purchase tickets online and get a 50percent discount on tickets for the the following programs by entering the promo code halfoffciff13: Program 4 – May 18th 10am – Fantasies Program 5 […]

Wednesday April 24th, 2013 in festival updates, filmmakers, news | 3 Comments »

CIFF 2013 program released!

The Cheyenne International Film Festival (CIFF) program is released. The following films are official selections for the CIFF and also are on the roster for the Whistle Stop F.I.L.M. Festival which pulls out over the next year into other Wyoming communities. Game Night TRT 12minutes -  USA NY – David Ketterer A family gets a […]

Tuesday April 16th, 2013 in festival updates, filmmakers, news | No Comments »

Enter CIFF 2013 through withoutabox.com

The Cheyenne International Film Festival is now accepting entries through Withoutabox. Click on the image for particulars. If you’re a first timer, you’ll be asked to set up an account and get your movie information into the WAB system. When you’re entered, your movie gets an IMDb listing. Here are the basic rules. GENERAL MOVIE […]

Friday November 16th, 2012 in festival updates, filmmakers, news | 6 Comments »

CIFF ‘Bully’ panelist seeks U.S. Senate seat

The Cheyenne International Film Festival 2012 opened with a screening of the documentary “Bully”. The Giving Voice program featured a panel which included Phil Roberts, professor of history at the University of Wyoming. Following the film screening the panel discussed the issue of bullying from the perspective of a community based approach. Professor Roberts announced […]

Wednesday June 6th, 2012 in festival updates, news | No Comments »

Oh,You Cowgirl featured on CIFF Closing Night

The Cheyenne International Film Festival closes on Sunday May 20th with a screening of “Oh, You Cowgirl” and a short called “Shy Ann from Old Cheyenne” at the Atlas Theatre. The program is a Call2ACTion in collaboration with the Cowgirls of the West Museum. Doors Open 6:00pm with a Filmmakers’ Reception – Music by the […]

Cheyenne Autumn and Carroll Baker live!

Cheyenne Autumn makes an encore screening at the Lincoln Theater on Saturday morning May 19th.The program underwritten by the Wyoming Humanities Council opens with a discussion with former Cheyenne Mayor Bill Nation discussing his role in attracting the event to the Magic City. The film made its World Premiere at the Lincoln in 1963. Following […]

Friday May 18th, 2012 in festival updates, filmmakers, news | No Comments »

CIFF opens tonight with reception and ‘Bully’

The Cheyenne International Film Festival opens up tonight at the Depot Museum with a free community event. Join Wyoming Community Media and Midas Mufflers at 5pm for great appetizers and beverages. CIFF will be screening some movies from past festivals. All patrons will receive coupon for one CIFF screening! The Giving Voice screening of “Bully” […]

Thursday May 17th, 2012 in festival updates, filmmakers, news | No Comments »