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.


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FRIDAY, JANUARY 13 | DOUBLE FEATURE: DOCUMENT & MAD

Local filmmakers Michael Brody and Mark Reeb present a searing and humorous double-feature of their most recent films. In Document, Michael Brody, Director of the Crested Butte Film Festival, presents the story of Mike and Ray, two small-town friends who escape to L.A. with dreams of making it big - only to find out there is no escaping yourself. In Mad, recent Crested Butte transplant Mark Reeb, produces and stars in the story of a recently divorced mother who is committed to a mental institution - by her daughters - who each have problems of their own. Mad recently played to a full house at the 2016 Crested Butte Film Festival. Please join us for this double-feature of truly independent films. Q&A after each screening with both filmmakers. 

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Films 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, 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.


OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 7 PM | DOCUMENTARY, 150 mins

THURSDAY, MARCH 16, 7 PM | LIVE ACTION, 120 mins

SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 7 PM | ANIMATED, 90 mins

For the first time ever, CBFF presents all three Oscar-Nominated Short Film programs; the best short films from around the world: Animated, Live Action and Documentary. See all the nominated films over the course of three nights. This is your chance to predict the winners ahead of time (and have an edge in your Oscar pool!) A perennial hit with audiences around the world, don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts. The Academy Awards take place Sunday, Feb. 26th.

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.