Columbus International Film & Animation Festival - Season Tickets

Mar 22, 2018 12:00 AM - Mar 24, 2018 11:59 PM EDT
Columbus College of Art & Design

Founded in 1952, the Columbus International Film & Animation Festival is the oldest film festival in the United States. Presented by Columbus College of Art & Design, the festival showcases world-class independent films in central Ohio. The 2018 Columbus International Film & Animation Festival will include experimental animation...

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Experimental Films

Mar 22, 2018
Beeler Gallery

Step outside your comfort zone in this selection of boundary-pushing experimental films. Presented at no cost in CCAD’s Beeler Gallery, these films will run on a loop throughout the day. Films include:​ Cubed Director: Mitchell Rose Runtime: 3 minutes, 29 seconds This digital dance film — a cubist reimagining of the body...

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Animated Shorts

Mar 22, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:45 PM EDT
CCAD Canzani Center Screening Room

Kick off the 66th Columbus International Film & Animation Festival with exceptional animations, featuring a famous land-shark detective created by CCAD grad Allie Vanaman, a cantankerous old matchmaker, narcotics addiction in West Virginia, and everything in between. Films include: Where it Floods Director: Joel Benjamin Runtime...

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Animated Feature: Constant Space with Schirkoa and The Mud

Mar 22, 2018 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM EDT
CCAD Canzani Center Screening Room

Explore the stars with humanity in the distant future in director Emmett Fifield’s Constant Space, tag along as a politician faces a tough decision in Ishan Shukla’s Schirkoa, and find understanding through dance in Brandon Omari Lake’s The Mud. Constant Space Director: Emmett Fifield Runtime: 1 hour, 14 minutes It is the...

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Opening Reception

Mar 22, 2018 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM EDT
CCAD Canzani Center Lobby

Join us during the opening reception of the 66th Columbus International Film & Animation Festival, featuring beer by BrewDog.

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The Columbus International Film + Video Festival

Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM - Apr 23, 2017 11:59 PM EDT
Columbus College of Art & Design

Founded in 1952, the Columbus International Film + Video Festival is the oldest film festival in the United States. Presented by Columbus College of Art & Design, the festival showcases independent student and professional films from around the world. Learn more at columbusfilmfestival.org. Follow us on social media: Twitter...

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Nana Sponsored by the Columbus Jewish Film Festival

Apr 23, 2017 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM EDT
Drexel Theatre

NANA Director: Serena Dykman Runtime: 100 minutes Synopsis: The filmmaker retraces her grandmother’s Auschwitz survival story, and investigates how her lifelong fight against intolerance can continue in the 21st century.

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Looking for the Jackalope

Apr 22, 2017 9:00 PM - 10:45 PM EDT
Drexel Theatre

Looking for the Jackalope Director: Karl Shefelman Runtime: 1 hour, 42 minutes Synopsis: After Jordan Sterling, a disenchanted New York writer, receives an unexpected phone call from his old college girlfriend, he embarks on a comically ill-fated odyssey from New York to Ohio, longing to reunite with her at their 20th class reunion...

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Strad Style

Apr 22, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
Drexel Theatre

Strad Style Director: Stefan Avalos Runtime: 104 minutes Synopsis: A dreamer from rural Ohio with an obsession with “Stradivari” and all things violin, through the magic of social media, convinces a famous European concert violinist that he can make a copy of one of the most famous and valuable violins in the world. Featuring...

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Shorts Block Sponsored by the Columbus Black International Film Festival

Apr 22, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM EDT
CCAD Canzani Center Screening Room

A selection of narrative and documentary shorts created by, starring, or about people of African descent. Films include: Foreshadow Directors: The Turner Brothers (Julien and Justen Turner) Runtime: 16 minutes, 46 seconds Synopsis: A young black man gifted with the supernatural ability to see into the immediate future has been holding...

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