Join our visiting filmmakers as they tell stories far away from Hollywood and New York, mixing it up with each other and the audience in sessions that range from the hilarious to moving.
Panels at the City Opera House begin at 9:30 am daily Wednesday-Sunday, so you won’t miss lunch or your 12 noon movie. FREE tickets are handed out beginning at 8:30 am (maximum 2 per person); ticketholders may return by 9:10 am to line up in order.
Panels at the Cinema Salon in Clinch Park are first-come, first-served and in an informal in the round setting.
Wednesday 9:30 am – City Opera House
Big Brother on Film: Censorship, Government Spying and How the Koch Brothers Can Kill Your Film
Thursday 9:30 am – City Opera House
Hollywood’s New Breed: Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij
Thursday 6 pm – Cinema Salon in Clinch Park
What’s so funny? The TCFF Comedy Panel
Friday 9:30 am – City Opera House
It Takes Only 21 Hours to get to TC: Meet our Foreign Filmmakers!
Friday 10 am – Park Place Hotel, Ballroom Dome
Michigan Film Commission Public Meeting
Friday 6 pm – Cinema Salon in Clinch Park
I Love Rock & Roll…DOCS!
Saturday 9:30 am – City Opera House
One on One with Robert Reich
Sunday 9:30 am – City Opera House
Meet the TCFF9 Honorees: Visionary Award Winner Michael Apted & Michigan Filmmaker Award Winner Paul Feig