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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

Filmmakers Monthly Meetup – June Meeting

TRIFI Hosts Filmmakers Monthly Meet-Ups – June Meeting Coming on Thursday, June 8, 2017 – TRIFI Monthly Meetup Meeting…6:30pm at Brandcraft Media (140 Gage Blvd #102, Richland, WA) See you there! June TRIFI Meetup Subject Acting for the Camera – Presenter: Bryan McGlothin Bryan McGlothin has been working on stage and screen since 1995 and… Continue Reading

TRIFI Book Fair

Come on down to Barnes and Noble Columbia Center in Kennewick WA on May 12 &13 to the TRIFI book fair….with every purchase with coupon, supports the TRIFI film festival!! Coupons will be at your booth, or download on Facebook page. TRIFI plans on having film making activities and face painting (Saturday) at our booth.… Continue Reading