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Tallgrass announces 2020 festival award winners

Sun, October 25, 2020

The virtual 18th Annual Tallgrass Film Festival is proud to announce this year’s programming award winners – the best of a program full of excellent films – all deserving of their own praise in one way or another. This year, Tallgrass screened 47 features and 196 shorts, from more than 35 countries around the world. […]

Kevin Willmott named Tallgrass 2020 Ad Astra Award Winner

Tue, October 6, 2020

The 18th Annual Tallgrass International Film Festival presented by Consolidated Equities Trust (October 16-25) is honored to announce that this year’s Ad Astra Recipient is Academy Award winner Kevin Willmott. Willmott won an Academy Award and the BAFTA the British Academy award in 2018 for co-writing with Spike Lee the feature film BlacKkKlansman. The film […]

Dusk to Dawn: Tallgrass at the Starlite!

Tue, September 29, 2020

Join us for an all-nighter at the Starlite Drive-In! We’re excited to be bringing some of our 2020 Official Selections to the drive-in for a full night of festival fun. Presented by Archer Hotels in partnership with Wichita Big Screen. This event is included with TALLPass & FILMpass. Pricing is $30 per carload. See the […]

Tallgrass Unveils First Look at 2020 Line-Up

Wed, September 23, 2020

Tallgrass is proud to unveil the first look at this year’s festival line-up, taking place virtually October 16-25, 2020, presented by Consolidated Equities Trust. The 18th Annual Tallgrass Film Festival takes place virtually this year, streaming through Cinesend at More titles and events to be announced ahead of the festival, including our opening night […]

Meet the 2020 DOXX Jurors

Fri, September 11, 2020

This year marks the 5th year of the DOXX Award Spotlight an award given to a feature-length documentary directed by women, with no traditional distribution deal at the time of the film festival in October. The 2020 DOXX Award is presented by Emily Bonavia. The three finalists in the DOXX competition include; Iryna Tsilyk’s The […]

Congratulations to this year’s DOXX Award Finalists

Fri, September 11, 2020

The 18th Annual Tallgrass Film Festival, presented by Consolidated Equities Trust (Oct. 16-25) has announced the films that will compete this year in Tallgrass’ DOXX award competition, presented by Emily Bonavia. In order to be eligible for DOXX Spotlight consideration, the documentaries are required to be feature-length, directed by women, with no traditional distribution deal […]

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