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BIFF 2022

Friday Feb. 25th – Sunday Mar. 6th.
Our 17th Season

A Ten Day Film Festival
Live, On-Site
with selected films
Virtual, Online

Film Freeway Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals

Over 7,000 filmmaker rated
festivals worldwide!

Streaming Platform
(Coming Soon!)

Ticketing & Box Office
(Coming Soon!)

2022 Film Festival
Friday Feb 25th – Sunday Mar 6th

10 Days of BIFF | Our 17th Season

Film Submissions OPEN for BIFF 2022!

Film Freeway
Film Freeway Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals

Over 7,000 filmmaker rated
festivals worldwide!

BIFF YEAR ’ROUND 2021-22

New Location!
Downtown Beloit Association Office
557 E. Grand Ave. Downtown Beloit

City Covid precautions will be observed including limited capacity, distancing and wearing a face mask.
Thank you.

$6.00 — Nonmembers
FREE — BIFF Film Society Members

* Ask about BIFF Membership at the door and join right on the spot.

Sponsored by:

Stateline Community Foundation

Ironworks Hotel - Beloit WIAnd thanks to IronWorks Hotel for the coffee too!
Mmmmm. :-)

BIFF Outdoors 2021

Drive 815

Rockton’s Cinemas from the Car!

Tickets: Includes FREE popcorn!

  • $19 per car (advance purchase online)
  • $25 per car (purchased at the gate)

Time:

  • Gates Open at 6:30 pm.
  • Shows begin around 8:30 pm or dusk.

Food and concessions on site

Sponsored by:

Evendtor

Interested in hosting a BIFF Outdoors Screening?

Tom & Jerry

Friday, June 11th
Rockton Athletic Fields
12801 Old River Rd
Rockton IL

The Croods 2 – A New Age

Saturday, June 12th
Rockton Athletic Fields
12801 Old River Rd
Rockton IL

BIFF 2021 Special Events

BIFF Reveal Party 2021

The Reveal Party

A COVID Save Drive-Through Event

TUE, FEB 9th, 6:00 PM

1c

Rachel Portman

Composing for Film

FRI, FEB 19th, 1:00 PM

BIFF Filmmaker Workshops 2021

Filmmaker Workshops

Four additional workshops and panel discussions.

SAT, FEB 20th, 4:00 PM
SUN, FEB 21st, 4:00 PM
SAT, FEB 27th, 7:30 PM
SUN, FEB 28th, 4:00 PM

Postman Always Rings Twice | Stage One

Vintage Radio Play

Performed by:
Stage One

FRI, FEB 26th, 5:30 PM

Student Filmmaker Showcase

Student Filmmaker Showcase

Introduction to Filmmaking

FRI, JAN 29th, 4:00 PM

The International Film Festival
in Beloit Wisconsin

The Walkable Film Festival

Visit Beloit | BIFF 2016 Sponsor
Hendricks Family Foundation
Beloit College
Discover Mediaworks
Movie Reviews & More

Worldwide Podcasts to Launch BIFF2022

The 2022 Beloit International Film Festival will celebrate a significant new global outreach as it launches a new partnership with one of world’s emerging international festivals.
International Collaboration

Major New BIFF International Collaboration Launched

The 2022 Beloit International Film Festival will celebrate a significant new global outreach as it launches a new partnership with one of world’s emerging international festivals.
New Venues 2022

Better Believe It: BIFF Is Back!

The challenges of the past year have just made BIFF stronger, and the ten-day BIFF2022 festival is out to prove it when the curtain goes up on Feb. 25.

Allow the creative magic of film and the spirited passion of our city illuminate your winter.
Welcome to the Beloit International Film Festival.

Celestino Ruffini

This community and this festival exude warmth, even in the dead of winter.
People come for the films, but they come back for the spectacle, the food, and the good company they find.

The City of Beloit is proud to host the Beloit International Film Festival!
Bienvenue, Bienvenido, Willkommen, Yōkoso, Welcome!

The Beloit International Film Festival is a place for dreamers.
Welcome to Beloit, Wisconsin –  where creativity is always in-style, the hospitality  genuine, and the power of film, undeniable.

Stephanie Krett - WI Secretary of Tourism

BIFF is so much more than an international film showcase. It is a world-class cultural experience in a beautiful city with many wonderful dining, entertainment and lodging options.  Two thumbs up!

Welcome to the Beloit International Film Festival and welcome to Downtown Beloit!
We are glad to see you.
We hope you enjoy your movies and the many shops and eateries in Downtown Beloit.

Shauna El Amin

The Beloit International Film Festival welcomes guests from near and far, bringing our community together for two weeks of arts, food and engaging conversation.
We  will charm you from our small town with true community and culture.

BIFF is a wonderful and engaging event that brings together people from Beloit and around the world.
Take in a wide range of films, live music, and more, and be sure to check out Beloit’s great selection of local restaurants, shops, and other attractions!

Welcome to our Film Festival
&
Welcome to our Community

Allow the creative magic of film and the spirited passion of our city illuminate your winter.
Welcome to the Beloit International Film Festival.

Celestino Ruffini

This community and this festival exude warmth, even in the dead of winter.
People come for the films, but they come back for the spectacle, the food, and the good company they find.

The City of Beloit is proud to host the Beloit International Film Festival!
Bienvenue, Bienvenido, Willkommen, Yōkoso, Welcome!

The Beloit International Film Festival is a place for dreamers.
Welcome to Beloit, Wisconsin –  where creativity is always in-style, the hospitality  genuine, and the power of film, undeniable.

Stephanie Krett - WI Secretary of Tourism

Welcome to the Beloit International Film Festival and welcome to Downtown Beloit!
We are glad to see you.
We hope you enjoy your movies and the many shops and eateries in Downtown Beloit.

Shauna El Amin

BIFF is so much more than an international film showcase. It is a world-class cultural experience in a beautiful city with many wonderful dining, entertainment and lodging options.  Two thumbs up!

The Beloit International Film Festival welcomes guests from near and far, bringing our community together for two weeks of arts, food and engaging conversation.
We  will charm you from our small town with true community and culture.

BIFF is a wonderful and engaging event that brings together people from Beloit and around the world.
Take in a wide range of films, live music, and more, and be sure to check out Beloit’s great selection of local restaurants, shops, and other attractions!

Help Keep BIFF Going & Growing

Film Society Membership
&
BIFF Sponsorship

BIFF Film Society Membership

You a film fan? A seeker of celluloid sensations? A “BIFF Buff”? Then consider joining the Beloit International Film Society. 

BIFF Sponsorship

It’s actively involved community partners like these that make it happen for all of us. Huge Thank You! Considering BIFF Sponsorship?

Help Keep BIFF Going & Growing

Film Society Membership
&
BIFF Sponsorship

BIFF Film Society Membership

You a film fan? A seeker of celluloid sensations? A “BIFF Buff”? Then consider joining the Beloit International Film Society. 

BIFF Sponsorship

It’s actively involved community partners like these that make it happen for all of us. Huge Thank You! Considering BIFF Sponsorship?

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