Join us on the third Thursday of every month for the Crested Butte Monthly Film Series, a powerful line up of diverse and inspiring films, audience favorites and new independent cinematic masterpieces.

The Film Series is a partnership of Crested Butte Film Festival and the Center for the Arts Crested Butte.

You can conveniently purchase your ticket online (includes a processing fee), at the door the evening of the show (beginning 1/2 hour prior to showtime - no fee) or in person at the Center for the Arts, 606 6th Street (no fee).

We now offer Monthly Film Series Punch Cards to save on films. MORE INFO

Some shows do sell out, so purchasing in advance is advisable.


THURSDAY, dECEMBER 15 | PRESENTING PRINCESS SHAW

Presenting Princess Shaw is the extraordinary true story of down-on-her-luck, New Orleans singing sensation, Princess Shaw, who inspired internationally famous YouTube artist Kutiman to create a magical collaboration - using random YouTube videos - that would bring her music to a whole new audience. A rousing, documentary, crowd-pleaser about a star-crossed singer-songwriter and her crafty secret admirer, Presenting Princess Shaw examines loneliness, talent, and the most promising, creative aspects of the Internet. "Astounding and thoroughly inspirational. Nothing short of a soulful, dream-come-true triumph."

Film running time is 83 minutes. This film has not been rated. 

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Film at 7:00 p.m. 

Takes place at the Center for the Arts, 606 6th Street. (303) 204-9080

$10 tickets sold at the door, in advance at the Center for the Arts, or online below.


FRIDAY, DECEMBER 30

WARREN MILLER'S HERE, THERE & EVERYWHERE

In this 67th annual Warren Miller film Here, There & Everywhere, take a freeski adventure with industry veterans Ingrid Backstrom and Wendy Fisher in Crested Butte; tour Eastern Greenland by dog sled with Seth Wescott and Rob Kingwil; and follow Jess McMillan and Grete Eliassen on a Swiss holiday aboard the Glacier Express. Explore the backcountry of Western Montana’s Glacier Country with Tyler Ceccanti, Collin Collins, and Keith Curtis, and catch a powder day with Kaylin Richardson, Matt Elliott, Marcus Caston and the Kicking Horse ski patrol in British Columbia. Local athlete Aaron Blunck and the Fat Bike World Championships make appearances as well. This film is not part of the Monthly Film Series.

TWO SCREENINGS

Showtimes: 5:30 PM & 8:30 PM

Doors open: 5:00 PM & 8:00 PM

Tickets: $15 at the door, in advance at the Center for the Arts, or online below.


THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 7 PM &
FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 6 PM | THE EAGLE HUNTRESS

This spellbinding documentary follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old nomadic Mongolian girl, as she trains to become the first female eagle hunter in twelve generations of her Kazakh family - a tradition exclusively handed down from father to son. Through breathtaking aerial cinematography and intimate verite footage, and set against the breathtaking expanse of the Mongolian steppe,The Eagle Huntress features some of the most awe-inspiring cinematography ever captured as it follows a deeply personal journey while addressing universal themes like female empowerment, the natural world, coming-of-age, and the onset of modernity. 

Film running time is 87 minutes. Rated G. 

Thursday, January 19 - Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Film at 7:00 p.m. 
Friday, January 20 - Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Film at 6:00 p.m. 

Takes place at the Center for the Arts, 606 6th Street. (303) 204-9080

$10 tickets sold at the door ($5 tickets available for students 18 and under), in advance at the Center for the Arts, or online below.