23rd Annual Minneapolis - St. Paul International Film Festival

Featured Entertainment:
Le Cirque Rouge Cabaret & Burlesque
Phil Harder Film Clips w/ Creative Electric Orchestra
DJ Jesse Whitney
Staraoke w/ Arzu & Friends

Opening Night Gala Sponsored by:



Friday, April 1
Opening Night

Director Don McKellar in attendance!

Thanks for everybody who attended the screening of the feature film Childstar at the Hostoric State Theatre, and joined us for the following Gala at the Woman’s Club of Minneapolis. Below are some images from the event!

Thursday, April 7
Mid-Fest Gala Sponsored by:

With Director Benoît Jacquot!

Featuring the film A Tout de Suite at the Riverview Theater

Gala to follow at:
The Riverview Café and Wine Bar
3735 42nd Avenue So.
Minneapolis, MN
Admittance to party with Mid-Festival ticket only
Complimentary appetizers, Summit and wine specials

Featured Entertainment:
Music by Kasi

Saturday, April 9
Special Event Presentation
Sponsored by:

Featuring the film Princes and Princesses at the Children’s Theatre Company

6pm - Arts, Activities and Snacks in the Lobby
7pm - Special event screening of Princes and Princesses
Tickets: $12/ general; $10 for MFA and CTC members

Monday, April 11
Special Gala
Special Gala Sponsored by:

Featuring the film Clean at Oak Street Cinema

Post-Screening Discussion:
Moderated by MFA Executive Director and Filmmaker Jamie Hook.
Special thanks to Daniel Stuyck and Charles Dove at Rice Cinema in Houston, TX
and the Consulate General of France, Chicago office, for making this possible.

Saturday, April 16
Closing Night Sponsored by:

With Director and Athletes!

Featuring the film Murderball at the Uptown Theatre

Gala to follow at:
The Suburban World Theatre
3022 Hennepin Avenue So.
10pm – 1am
Admittance to party Free with Closing Night Ticket
$10 without ticket

Complimentary select beverages

Featured Entertainment:
Music by Kopacz, Valet, Thunder in the Valley
with DJ’s Ross Raihala and Chris Strouth