Top Films to See at the Twin Cities Film Fest – Star Tribune

OCTOBER 18, 2015 — 2:00PM A24 FILMSBrie Larson and Jacob Tremblay in “Room.”  The sixth edition of the glitzy, studio-centered festival will run Oct. 21-31 at the ShowPlace Icon Theatre in St. Louis Park. It includes national and international screenings, live musical performances, red carpet galas, cocktail mixers, panel discussions and special events. The full… Continue reading Top Films to See at the Twin Cities Film Fest – Star Tribune

Minnesota Native John Hawkes to Receive Award At Twin Cities Film Fest

  FOE KILLER FILMSJohn Hawkes (shown with Dichen Lachman) plays an L.A. private eye haunted by his past in “Too Late,” which brings him to the Twin Cities Film Fest next Monday.  Despite accolades for his film work, Minnesota native John Hawkes keeps a low profile. Before a rare local appearance, he talked about dark roles… Continue reading Minnesota Native John Hawkes to Receive Award At Twin Cities Film Fest

Twin Cities-based Filmmaker Loved Shooting Jug Band Movie in Bemidji

SUBMITTED PHOTO Anne Baggenstoss, of Blackduck, on her daily pilgrimage to the famous “Cherry and Spoon” sculpture near Loring Park in Minneapolis. Anne is a self-proclaimed “Spoon Wizard” and co-founder of the Yoga Jug Benders. ‘We kept finding ourselves in Bemidji’: Twin Cities-based filmmaker loved shooting jug band movie in First City on the Mississippi… Continue reading Twin Cities-based Filmmaker Loved Shooting Jug Band Movie in Bemidji

Documentaries, short films featured at TCFF in St. Louis Park

Published October 15, 2015 at 1:56 pm Fans of real-life drama and short films will have no shortage of options at this year’s Twin Cities Film Fest, set Oct. 21-31 at the ShowPlace ICON Theatre in St. Louis Park. This is the first time in the festival’s six years that the event will open and… Continue reading Documentaries, short films featured at TCFF in St. Louis Park

In Upcoming Film Fest, 40+ Movies Have Minnesota Connections

MNPOST  By Pamela Espeland | 10/13/15 Alcon Entertainment “The 33,” starring Antonio Banderas and Juliette Binoche, is featured in the Twin Cities Film Fest. Truly, we live in a land of 10,000 film festivals. Although the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) won’t come back around until April 2016 (for you calendar markers, that’s… Continue reading In Upcoming Film Fest, 40+ Movies Have Minnesota Connections

Litchfield Native’s Film Premieres at Twin Cities Film Fest

October 8, 2015  Crowrivermedia.com Litchfield native Justin Mickelson produced the film project “The Dust Storm,” which will premiere at the Twin Cities Film Festival at 9:15 p.m. Oct. 24. “Dust Storm” is a film broken musician, Brennan, who becomes reunited with “the Girl” who broke his heart. Now, for one weekend in the city’s music scene,… Continue reading Litchfield Native’s Film Premieres at Twin Cities Film Fest

Film by Crown College Professor to Premiere at Twin Cities Film Fest

Nickolaus Swedlund, Assistant Professor of Communications at Crown College, will have his first full-length feature film screened at the 2015 Twin Cities Film Fest (TCFF) later this month.  Considered one of the most prominent film festivals in the Midwest, TCFF highlights independent films that have achieved exceptional visual storytelling. The festival will be held October… Continue reading Film by Crown College Professor to Premiere at Twin Cities Film Fest

CBS Minnesota – TCFF Boasts More MN-Connections, Broader Line-Up

Jonathon Sharp Jonathon Sharp is a web producer and blogger at WCCO.com. MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The sixth annual Twin Cities Film Fest is boasting a broader line-up this year, featuring more movies with Minnesota connections, more documentaries and more features from filmmakers around the world. The festival runs from Oct. 21 to Oct. 31 at… Continue reading CBS Minnesota – TCFF Boasts More MN-Connections, Broader Line-Up

Podcast – Joan of Art – Jug Band Hokum

For episode 11 Joan interviews Jack Norton and Brooklynd Turner, director and star of the new feature length documentary “Jug Band Hokum” which premieres at the Twin Cities Film Fest on October 23! https://www.spreaker.com/user/sbarnard4/joan-of-art-ep11-jug-band-hokum

Twin Cities Film Fest & Studio 120 Partnership – September 28th, 2015

This year The ADS Group and Studio 120 became a sponsor for the TCFF (Twin Cities Film Fest), Insiders Series. The Insider Series is an event held at the University Club in St. Paul once a month. The event enables film talent found in Minnesota to showcase their work in front of a live audience.… Continue reading Twin Cities Film Fest & Studio 120 Partnership – September 28th, 2015

Star Tribune – Artcetera – September 29th, 2015

Two of the area’s top film festivals prepare to run side by side this October John Harkes will present his latest feature at this year’s Twin Cities Film Fest.. Photo: Foe Killer Films St. Louis Park’s twin annual movie jubilees have announced their fall schedules. Each one, as usual, is nifty in its own way. The… Continue reading Star Tribune – Artcetera – September 29th, 2015

The Twin Cities Film Festival schedule is out – Bring Me The News

The Twin Cities Film Festival schedule is out, will be the largest yet September 29, 2015 By Melissa Turtinen The Twin Cities Film Festival is only a few weeks away, and event organizers just announced the schedule for the 11-day festival.This year’s event, held from Oct. 21-31 at the ShowPlace ICON at The Shops at… Continue reading The Twin Cities Film Festival schedule is out – Bring Me The News

Just Announced: Twin Cities Film Fest 2014 Awards Finalists!

20 Nominees Vie For Top Honors, Including “The Imitation Game,” “Wild,” Eliza Coupe and Keira Knightley   St. Louis Park, Minnesota (October 23, 2014) – Organizers at the Twin Cities Film Fest today announced 20 finalists for its coveted slate of awards. The festival, which continues to screen films through Saturday evening at the Showplace… Continue reading Just Announced: Twin Cities Film Fest 2014 Awards Finalists!

TCFF 2014 Day 3 Reviews: These Hopeless Savages, 3 Nights in the Desert, The Well and House of Manson

The festivities continues at Twin Cities Film Fest! Weekends are always super busy at the Showplace ICON Theatres at the West End, but even more so with all the hustle and bustle of the TCFF crowds. A bunch of Midwest Premieres took place last night, featuring Q&A following films such as These Hopeless Savages, Old Fashioned,… Continue reading TCFF 2014 Day 3 Reviews: These Hopeless Savages, 3 Nights in the Desert, The Well and House of Manson

Twin Cities Film Fest 2014 Lineup is here! See what’s playing on Oct 16-25

Woo hoo!! Twin Cities Film Fest (TCFF) is less than a month away, showcasing some award-season heavyweights that’s been generating tons of buzz! From October 17 – October 26,Kerasotes ShowPlace ICON at The Shops at West End will be the place to be at for movie fans, I know I’ll be there! TCFF and Renters… Continue reading Twin Cities Film Fest 2014 Lineup is here! See what’s playing on Oct 16-25

[Via MPRNews] “Twin Cities Film Fest to locally premiere ‘Wild,’ ‘Men, Women & Children’ “

Minnesota film fans will have their eyes fixed on St. Louis Park for the next week as the 5th Twin Cities Film Fest gets underway. The 10-day event opens Thursday at the Showplace Icon Theatres, running through Oct. 25. The festival features several local premieres of the season’s big films, including the adaptation of Cheryl Strayed’s… Continue reading [Via MPRNews] “Twin Cities Film Fest to locally premiere ‘Wild,’ ‘Men, Women & Children’ “