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Tallgrass Film Genre Guide

Wed, September 14, 2022

FILM EXPERIENCES IN PERSON Dreamgrass – All festival Education and Industry Networking Events – All Festival Live Performance during Attack, Decay, Release – Friday Art Trucks & Food Fair – Saturday 11 am to 2 pm outside the Orpheum Donnie Darko on 35MM film – Saturday Toxic Avenger with Ad Astra Presentation – Saturday No […]

2022 Tallgrass Film Festival Official Selections Announced

Mon, August 29, 2022

The 20th Tallgrass Film Festival Presented By ARCHER HOTELS (September 28-October 2) Announces Ravi Kapoor’s FOUR SAMOSAS and Matthew Eskey’s THE MOJO MANIFESTO: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF MOJO NIXON double up as the Opening Night Gala selections 20th Anniversary highlights include musical performances by Mojo Nixon and the Toadliquors, The Embarrassment, a work-in-progress screening […]

2022 Honored Guests & Jury

Thu, August 18, 2022

Honored Guests  Lloyd Kaufman  – Ad Astra 2022 Recipient In 1971, Kaufman met his future partner Michael Herz at Yale. The Troma Universe was born in 1974 with a series of highly original, raunchy comedies such as “Squeeze Play!,” “Stuck On You!,” “Waitress!,” and other titles ending with an exclamation point. These movies, independent precursors […]

A First Look at the 20th Tallgrass Film Festival

Mon, August 1, 2022

Tallpasses on sale now. Single tickets to films go live August 15. August 1- The Tallgrass Film Festival shared a first look at gala film selections and special presentations for this year’s 20th Anniversary edition. Taking place September 28-October 2 in downtown Wichita, Troma Films legend Lloyd Kaufman will be a recipient of the festival’s […]

Take 36 2022 Winners

Sun, June 26, 2022

2022 Prizes On Sunday, June 26 at 7 PM at The Orpheum, we hosted our top film showcase with special VIP Judges Lonita Cook, Ryan Johnson, and Eliaz Rodriguez. The Take 36 2022 edition had 18 competitive teams. Read on for what was selected and what won prizes plus more news. The Top 10 selected […]

Meet the 2022 Tallgrass Board

Wed, May 25, 2022

The Tallgrass Film Association is proud to announce the new slate of officers for 2022 and new board members joining the organization to take things from our teen years into our 20s! See below for the entire Tallgrass Film Board. Janice Van Sickle, New Board President for 2022 Community Advocate Janice is finishing her second […]

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