Launch and Laurels Awards Night

Launch and Laurels Kicks Off BIFF 2013 on Thursday

Let the fun begin!

It’s time to kick back and spend the next four days immersed in fantasy, critical issues, love stories and parties as the Beloit International Film Festival celebrates its eighth season.

BIFF Award WinnerCome and experience the glamour of the annual Blackhawk Bank Launch & Laurels party, Thursday at 5 p.m. at the Eclipse Center. Hundreds of guests will enjoy the hors d’oeuvres and a pay bar as they get to meet many of the 100 filmmakers and the musicians from the bands selected for the new BIFF Plus Music late night entertainment.

At 6:15 p.m. you will want to be there as the coveted BIFFYs are presented to the winning films and filmmakers. This year 13 awards will be presented.

And all Launch & Laurels guests are invited to stay after the event and awards ceremony for a complimentary screening of “Little Red,” a finalist film in this year’s festival. The filmmakers will be in attendance.


Tickets for Launch and Laurels are $10 and are available at the door.