The 2017 Frozen Film Festival kicks off today and runs through this Saturday night in downtown Saint Paul. Frozen Film Festival plays host to both feature length and short length features in the categories of drama, comedy, and documentary. In addition, short films by students are also presented at the event. The festival kicks off tonight with a party at Sakura in downtown Saint Paul. The main venues for the event are F.K. Weyerhaeuser Auditorium at 75 W. 5th St. and TPT Street Space at 172 East Fourth Street. Tickets for the event are available on the website, along with a full schedule of films showing each day. If you’re interested, VIP passes are also still available for sale.
Some mentionable feature length entries in this years festival include Viral Beauty, American Fango, No Blood of Mine, and Oxenfree. In addition, The Fourth Phase, featuring professional snowboarder Travis Rice, as well as Meghan L O’Hara’s The C Word are both feature length documentaries that will be showing qt the event. Friday night will also play host to a number of interesting looking comedy shorts, including Unbottoned, Illegal Aliens, and Screen:Righter. Check out the website for additional showtimes and be sure to get tickets if you’re looking for something to do this week/weekend!