58th Ann Arbor Film Festival Traveling Tour
Thursday, January 28, 2021
7:00 - 10:00PM | Virtual Program
Join GRPL and Wealthy Theatre for a virtual screening of the 58th Annual Ann Arbor Film Festival and awards program. Enjoy experimental, animated, documentary, and fictional short films during this online program. After the festival, check out a virtual discussion on experimental films with local filmmakers.
Please enter the link below into your browser to join the event at 7:00PM Thursday, January 28th: https://youtu.be/cKrsASKXzic
Thanks to the Grand Rapids Public Library Foundation, this event is FREE and open to the public.
For more information about the Ann Arbor Film Festival, visit AAFilmFest.org
Content Notice: Parental guidance encouraged. There is mild nudity and mild graphic content in some of the programs. Viewer discretion advised.
JOIN THE EXPERIMENTAL FILMMAKING FUN!
These activities will be on-going through March 1st, though some suppllies are limited.
DIY 16MM Film Strip Kits are available for pick-up at the Main Branch downtown beginning Friday, January 29th. Limited supply available on a first-come, first-served basis. Contact GRPL for more information on walk-up hours.
**Be sure to return your finished film strips to the library! We will digitize them and have a showcase of them later this year.**
16MM Film Loops (GRPL Kits): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfjkG6G-zrQ&ab_channel=WealthyTheatre
Stop Motion Animation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5hCXWpvUS6k&ab_channel=WealthyTheatre
Submit your short experimental and animated films here!:
Deadline for submissions is April 1, 2021. Please include your name and the film title in the file name. (Ex file name: "Jurassic Park_Steven Spielberg.MOV")
We will be showcasing the loops and other experimental films made for this event later this spring, and airing it on GRTV. Stay tuned for details!