VTFF2021 featured a slate of thirty-eight short films from around the world—thirty-one of which were Michigan Premieres! We’re so thankful to have had the opportunity to share all of these films with our audience and are excited to see our alumni’s future projects. Many thanks to our programmers and jury for their curation and dedication to promoting unconventional storytelling. Filmmaker prizes this year have been prodigiously provided by Final Draft and FXHome.
And now—the WINNERS…
VIDLINGS & TAPEHEADS FILM FESTIVAL 2021
OCTOBER 22 & 23, 2021 (with VIP Filmmaker events on 10/24)
Ant Hall & Ghost Light, 2320 Caniff Avenue, Hamtramck, MI
8:00PM Friday, October 22nd 2021
Approx. 80 mins
This is exciting as fuck—join us for a program of amazing short films selected from the first three years of the Vidlings & Tapeheads Festival!! Funny, irreverant, spooky, and bizarre—a perfect vibe for a Friday night in October!
VENUE SPONSOR Ant Hall & Ghost Light PRIZE SPONSORS Final Draft, FXhome FOOD SPONSOR Amicci’s Pizza ADDITIONAL SPONSOR Film Freeway
Join us Friday & Saturday, October 22–24 for Year 4 of the VIDLINGS & TAPEHEADS FILM FESTIVAL!!
“This was one of the most awesome film festival experiences I’ve ever had!”
—Catya Plate, VTFF2018 alum
Opening Night Special Selections + Party + Live Music!
Our Official Selections, Four Blocks of Mixed-Genre Films with a total of 38 Shorts screened throughout the day (Made in Michigan, Fiction, Documentary, and Animation). Plus a Pizza Party and Closing Night Party with Live Music!
Sunday 10/24: Award Ceremony Brunch and Excursion
VIP, Filmmaker, and Musician Passholders Only
Full schedule coming soon—tickets on sale NOW!
“VTTF was an amazing festival that has everything you can ask for if you’re looking for a unique festival experience. Not only the film curation was fascinating but the combination of music and art from the opening night till the end kept me excited throughout!”
–Jung-Ah Kim, VTFF2019 alum
“This was one of the best film festival experiences I’ve had so far! Amazing line-up of films, great location, and wonderful people running the event.”
—Chelsey Knapp, VTFF2017 alum
VTFF2019 is over—long live VTFF2019!! After much consideration and deliberation, we’re thrilled to announce the winners of this year’s fest!
We had a fantastic slate of forty-one short films in competition from around the world—including our Made in Michigan program highlighting homegrown talent. We’re so thankful to have had the opportunity to share all of these films with our audience and are excited to see our alumni’s future projects. Many thanks to our programmers and jury for their curation and dedication to promoting unconventional stories. Prizes have been generously provided by Final Draft, Wacom, ProAm USA, Michigan Film & Digital Media Office, ToonBoom, FXHome and Red Giant!!
And now for the WINNERS…