ArtPrize On Screen: Presented by Waterfront Film Festival will host its annual film competition during the first weekend of ArtPrize Seven, with a screening hub inside the historic Ladies' Literary Club located at 61 Sheldon Boulevard SE. 

Waterfront will be showcasing 22 films, each competing for audience awards in three separate categories: Best Feature, Best Documentary, and Best Short Film. Films will also be eligible for the prizes associated with the ArtPrize public vote as well as the juried awards. Scroll down for movie screenings and times.

Waterfront Film Festival Awards

Awards Sponsored by Celebration! Cinema – Where Story Happens
Best Narrative Film | $2000 cash prize + option for a Theatrical Run & Premiere Party at Celebration! Cinema
Best Documentary Film | $2000 cash prize + option for a Theatrical Run & Premiere Party at Celebration! Cinema
Best Short Film | $1000 cash prize + option for a Theatrical Run & Premiere Party at Celebration! Cinema

Tickets

Purchase a Waterfront Film Festival Pass for entry to film screenings, the hospitality suite, and VIP parties. In addition, 50 seats will be available free of charge to ArtPrize visitors on a first come, first served basis for each screening.

Movie Screenings & Events

Friday (9/25)

  • 9:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Private VIP Hospitality Hub
  • 1:00 pm – Michigan Film Office Advisory Council Meeting *Free, Open to the Public*
  • 4:00 p.m. – Film screening: T-Rex (1 Hr 31 Min)
  • 6:00 p.m. – Film screening: The Strongest Man (1 Hr 38 Min
  • 8:00 p.m. – Film screening: Honeyglue (1 Hr 47 Min)
  • 10:00 p.m – VIP Afterglow Party (location TBA)

Saturday (9/26)

Sunday (9/27)

  • 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Private VIP Hospitality Hub
  • 10:30 a.m. – Film screening: Exported from Michigan (1 Hr 32 Min)
  • 12:30 p.m. – Film screening: Décor (1 Hr 46 Min)
  • 3:00 p.m. –  Film screening: Sunday Shorts Program (1 Hr 28 Min)
  • 5:00 p.m. – Film screening: SelectED (1 Hr 35 Min)
  • 7:00 p.m. – Film screening: WildLike (1 Hr 38 Min)

 

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