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2018 TRIFI Poster Contest

Every year, the TRIFI board selects the winning poster for the annual Tri-Cities International Film Festival. The selected poster becomes the face of the Festival, as it will be on the cover of newsprint programs, invitations, program books, electronic ads, t-shirts, Festival trailer and more.

Help us celebrate our 10th Anniversary by submitting your design!

Please share with other artists…Forms included.

Nat Saenz

TRIFI Film Festival

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The TRIFI film festival was organized promote and encourage future artists and artisans in the art, media, and technology of filmmaking; To further public awareness and appreciation of motion pictures as an art form and to support the education of the general public in these areas by hosting annual film exhibitions, lectures, seminars, workshops, and… Continue Reading

2017 TRIFI Film Festival Awards

Tri-Cities International Film Festival (TRIFI) Announces the 2017 Festival Winners.    The Tri-Cities International Film Festival (TRIFI) announced the winners of the 2017 festival last night at the Uptown Theater in Richland, WA. The TRIFI Film Festival is in its ninth year and has grown to include 206 film submissions this year from 22 different… Continue Reading

3rd Annual 2017 TRIFI 72 hr Film Challenge

The 3rd Annual TRIFI 72 Hr Film Challenge begins on Thursday, October 12 and ends on Sunday, October 15th!! 72 hours of non-stop film making, where TRIFI challenge you and your team to make a short film in only 72 hours….It all begins on October 12th at 6:00pm at FUSE Coworking in Richland WA. For… Continue Reading

SMART Documentary Coming to Tri-Cities

Washington State Premiere!! SMART Documentary Feature Film Director Justin Zimmerman in Attendance!! Friday October 20, 2017 – 7:30pm – Uptown Theatre, Richland WA SMART captures the heart and soul of a unique team of Animal Control officers in Los Angeles, who specialize in saving the animals most at risk. The documentary, directed by Justin Zimmerman… Continue Reading

Tri-Cities International Film Festival (TRIFI) Issues Its Annual 72 Hour Challenge to Local Filmmakers.

The annual Tri-Cities International Film Festival (TRIFI) will kick off its 3rd Annual 72 Hour Film Challenge on Thursday, October 12th at 6 PM. Teams of filmmakers in Student or Open categories will be given a prop, a line of dialogue and instructions, and must create, shoot, edit and submit a finished film within 72… Continue Reading

TRIFI 2017 Hotel

The Shilo Inn is the 2017 TRIFI film festival hotel…We have a block of rooms set aside for all our out of town visitors. When you make your reservation, say  that you would like to TRIFI film festival rate. Single King – $79,00/day Double Queen – $84.00/day Includes; Free Parking & Free full breakfast!  … Continue Reading