GRPL & WT Present: 58th Ann Arbor Film Festival - Virtual Edition

posted by Sarah Nawrocki on 01/26/2021

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.

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Please enter the link below into your browser to join the event at 7:00PM Thursday, January 28th:

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

Content Notice: Parental guidance encouraged. There is mild nudity and mild graphic content in some of the programs. Viewer discretion advised.


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):

Stop Motion Animation:


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!





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