2023 FESTIVALApr 5-15, 2023Lansing, MI


You heard it here first! Check out the latest Capital City Film Festival announcements below.
POSTED: Mar 30, 2023 POSTED:

Filmmaker/Artist Afterglow (FREE)

More details coming soon!

POSTED: Mar 22, 2023

Dissonance: Official CCFF Afterparty

Lace up your combat boots or pop out the summer rave gear a little early for an evening of untraditional sights and sounds in Frandor’s Shopping Center. The festival party lords resurrected the shuttered Sears building to summon cinephiles, music snobs, and scene queens alike to celebrate its 11th(ish) year.

POSTED: Mar 21, 2023

Fortnight Film Contest: Screening & Awards

START TIME SUBJECT TO CHANGE // More details coming soon

POSTED: Mar 20, 2023

Quality Scary Presents LILLARD FAIR 2023: Thirteen Ghosts

Empowering Lillards and Lillard lovers everywhere, this screening will have musical performances and a very special guest… we really mean it this time.


Smomid (FREE)

Smomid is a project by Nick Demopoulos, who is a performer, musician and instrument builder. Smomid only utilizes instruments he has designed and built to perform interactive computer music.


Family Fun Short Films (FREE)

Stop in anytime from 9:30 AM to 4 PM! Selections include: Catch, Tadada, Secret Mission, Same Old, Photocopier & Cat, Balloom, Louis’ Shoes, Shine on Us


Closing Night Feature: Hayseed

*DIRECTOR AND CAST & CREW IN ATTENDANCE* After the shocking death of a small-town reverend, insurance investigator Leo Hobbins (Bill Sage) arrives at Emmaus Holy and interviews the church secretary, Darlene Halsey (Ismenia Mendes). Against his better judgement, Hobbins agrees to help Darlene find the actual cause of the reverend’s death. Screens with the short film To Him


‘Reality Benders’ Shorts

Selections include: Regression, It Dawns the Longest Night, Your Friend, Anne, Amina, The Voice in Isabel Fleiss’s Office, The Chosen One, It’s a Dog, Caroline on the Roof


Closing Night Feature: Soft

Taking place over one summer, three adolescent queer friends become enraptured in the nightlife scene of underbelly Toronto, but their bond is tested when a friend of one of them goes missing.