Red Cedar Film Festival

July 24-28,2019

Opening Gala at the Mabel Tainter: July 24, 2019

Viewing of Films: July 25-27, 2019

Closing Brunch and Awards: July 28, 2019



Films will be held at three venues all 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 Coming May 2019

Harvey Hall Theatre

Located at Harvey Hall on the campus of University of Wisconsin - Stout, this theatre was built in 1916. The theatre is in the League of Historic American Theatres.

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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Next Steps...

Submit your film today!

Submissions must be made through Film Freeway, for the 2019 Red Cedar Film Festival.  Submissions will be accepted until March 30, 2019 but the early bird deadline is December 29, 2018.

Attend the Festival

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

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

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

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