BIFF 2018: Our 13th Season
10 Days  –  Fri. Feb. 23 – Sun. March 4, 2018

The lead up to BIFF 2018 has begun! BIFF Year ‘Round screenings every Wednesday night!     
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Film Submissions OPEN for BIFF 2018

Film submissions end Nov. 30th, 2017


BIFF Year ’Round

The annual lead up to the film festival in February.

Sponsored by:

Blackhawk Bank | Beloit WI


Beloit College
Hendricks Center for the Arts

409 Pleasant Street, Downtown Beloit WI
(enter from parking lot doors)

The Beloit International Film Festival

Bringing The World To Beloit
Beloit To The World

First National Bank and Trust | BIFF 2016 Sponsor
BMO Harris Bank | BIFF Sponsor
Blackhawk Bank | BIFF 2016 Sponsor
Visit Beloit | BIFF 2016 Sponsor

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
Celestino RuffiniExecutive Director, Visit Beloit

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.

Scott Bierman
Scott BiermanPresident | Beloit College

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

Lori Curtis Luther
Lori Curtis LutherCity Manager | City of Beloit

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 Klett
Stephanie KlettSecretary of the WI Dept. of Tourism

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!

Mark Spreitzer
Mark SpreitzerWisconsin State Assembly 45th District

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
Shauna El-AminExecutive Director | Downtown Beloit Association

We hope to welcome you to the 12th annual Beloit International Film Festival
Come and enjoy a unique festival that embraces film, inspires audiences and excites our community

Jonathan Webster
Jonathan WebsterGeronimo Hospitality Group | Vice President of Lodging

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.

Jackie Gennett
Jackie GennettOwner | Bushel & Pecks - BIFF Venue

You are among friends as you experience the best of the midwest in Beloit and we engage in the magic of film together.

Sheila De Forest
Sheila De ForestBeloit City Council

The Beloit International Film Festival is an important part of Beloit’s revival. ‘Bringing the world to Beloit and Beloit to the world’ is not just a slogan—it’s what we do.
As we enter our second decade, it’s the reputation we will build on. You need to be a part of it so please join us.

Marty Densch
Marty DenschBIFF Board President

To experience BIFF is to know the power of film.
The power to build up, promote, radiate and entertain audiences and the artists who create the films this festival celebrates.

Rod Beaudoin
Rod BeaudoinBeloit Film Festival Executive Director

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