Red Cedar Film Festival

July 30-August 2, 2020

2020 Schedule Coming Soon!  


Film Master Class

Professional Drone Workshop

July 28-29, 2020

For more information about this exciting workshop see:

Film Master Class



Films will be held at two venues within a short walk of each other.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

There is rich history in performing arts and film in Menomonie, Wisconsin. The Mabel Tainter Center for The Arts was built in 1889 and has since been a destination for theater, music and film. This well-preserved theater will be the showcase for featured films during the Red Cedar Film Festival.

Film Schedule

Wilson Park Band Shell

The Wilson Park hosts a wide variety of activities, most popular is the farmers market held under the new wood framed pavilion. Next to the pavilion that hosts the Ludington Guard Band which is the oldest continually operating band in Wisconsin.

Film Schedule

The Beauty of the Red Cedar region

The Red Cedar River and Watershed is an area of natural beauty, scenic trails and bustling communities. Menomonie is home to the University of Wisconsin- Stout, a lively downtown and an abundance of outdoor recreational opportunities.

Be a part of the celebration of film in the Red Cedar region by taking part in a Master Class workshop, submitting films for the Festival or as a supporter by attending the Red Cedar Film Festival. All of these options will prove to bring value and enrichment for film makers and enthusiasts.


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Check out the Schedule

All films have been selected for the 2019 Red Cedar Film Festival.  Check the schedule for more details.

Submissions are made through Film Freeway and were accepted until March 30, 2019.

Attend the Festival

Single Screening Pass: $10
Attend any one film screening of your choice.  Check the schedule for more details.

Student Single Screening Pass: $5
Attend any one film screening of your choice.

Festival Pass: $40
Attend any and all of the film screenings.

Student Festival Pass: $25
Attend any and all of the film screenings.

VIP Pass: $80
Attend the following: any or all of the films, Wednesday night gala, Friday night filmmaker’s lounge party.

Limited spots available. To learn about the position and to register click here.

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