Category: press releases

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 […]

CIFF Giving Voice ‘Bully’ tickets FREE thanks to WHC

All tickets are FREE for the Cheyenne International Film Festival screening of “Bully” at the Frontier 9 Theater. Thanks to the Wyoming Humanities Council for underwriting the program including discussions before and after the film. Doors at 6:00pm – movie at 6:30pm. There is no cost for tickets, but are required for admission to keep […]

Wyo Film Office – WCM hosts SE Wyo filmmaker fam tour

Wyoming Film Office and Wyoming Community Media are hosting a tour for out-of-Wyoming filmmakers of movie locations around southeast Wyoming in conjunction with the Cheyenne International Film Festival (CIFF). The CIFF begins May 17 in Downtown Cheyenne with the local filmmaker and festival reception at the Depot Museum before the festival opens Friday evening May […]

CIFF2 wraps, pictures posted

The Cheyenne International Film Festival wrapped on May 22nd at the Atlas Theatre in Downtown Cheyenne Wyoming. There were 47 films that screened over the weekend, including 13 produced by women filmmakers. Check out all the action as captured by official CIFF photographer Cliff Cox. Open the album by clicking on the image of, Tara […]

Tuesday May 24th, 2011 in filmmakers, press releases | No Comments »

1911 CFD film screens at CIFF Saturday night!

Silent film from 1911′s Cheyenne Frontier Days is being featured at film festival. Click on the image to read the full story. By Ian St. Clair CHEYENNE –Connections to the past are always a trip. Most of what we know from the early 20th century comes from the written word. But when we hear a […]

2nd annual Cheyenne International Film Festival opens to the crowds

The Cheyenne International Film Festival kicked off in true form on Friday with the arrival of the cast and crew from Serotonin Rising.  Fantastic response from the audience to this amazing, uplifting film by director Tony Perri.  Tony was joined by Bill LeVasseur, Roxy King, Darren Foster and Tom Parkin for a Q&A after the film.  […]

Cheyenne International Film Festival KYOY radio ad

Cheyenne International Film Festival (CIFF) producer Wyoming Community Media (WCM) is a member of the Greater Cheyenne Chamber of Commerce. Being a member has some benefits including a a great deal on radio ads from local stations. Buy CIFF tickets on line or at the Phoenix Books and Music Box Office 1612 Capitol Avenue. Tickets […]

Friday May 13th, 2011 in news, press releases | No Comments »

CIFF doc discusses importance of indie film and community development

The Cheyenne International Film Festival seeks to create strong linkages with the community that also gives independent filmmakers a place to screen their works of art. Three CIFF filmmakers: MaryLee Herrmann (The Necklace): Ken Wajda (Morning Honey) and Patrick Mallek (Under the Bed) discuss the importance of independent film as an artform. Local community development […]

Stay in touch at the Gizmojo internet cafe

Gizmojo will be wiring the Atlas Theatre with an internet cafe so patrons and filmmakers can keep up with what’s happening on the outside world. The 4G capable wireless system will also provide Skype capabilities inside the theater for live interactive video feeds with filmmakers who couldn’t make it to the CIFF. If the internet […]

CIFF film program schedule available for download

The Cheyenne International Film Festival (CIFF) program is now available for download. Hard copies of the program will be inserted into 16,000 copies of the Wyoming Tribune Eagle on May 12th. Programs will also be distributed around town. There are 17 programs each consisting of 2 hours of content – shorts, features, animations, documentaries – […]