2023 Festival


The CAPITAL CITY FILM FESTIVAL (CCFF) celebrates artists from around the world by curating outstanding multimedia experiences for the community. The annual festival showcases an eclectic mix of independent films, live music, interactive media, and more in Michigan’s capital city.

The 2022 Capital City Film Festival takes place April 7-16, 2022. Please join us! To stay connected on CCFF events and festival announcements, subscribe on the right to receive emails.

NOTE: Some events are free of charge. See schedule for more details.
Film Screenings & Concerts: $5 (at the door only unless otherwise noted)
All-Access Pass: $50
Patron Pass: $100
The CCFF all-access pass includes admission to all film screenings, concerts, special events, and parties. The patron pass includes all that plus unlimited free popcorn and a donation.

Check out this recap of the most recent festival to get a taste of what we’re all about.

Free water! We’ve ditched selling single-use plastic water bottles. Bring sure to bring your own bottle to fill it for free with our fresh cold water coolers, or snag a great new CCFF stainless steel bottle.

Interested in volunteering? We need you! Check out the volunteer page here.

Where do I park? So many options! See our custom map page for info, or just get creative (within the law) when you arrive at our venues.


Capital City Film Festival schedule archive:
See the 2019 schedule here.
See the 2018 schedule here.
See the 2017 schedule here.
See the 2016 schedule here.
See the 2015 schedule here.
See the 2014 schedule here.
See the 2013 schedule here.
See the 2012 schedule here.
See the 2011 schedule here.

Questions or comments? Send us a note at info@capitalcityfilmfest.com or give us a call at 517.483.4058