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Door County Short Film Fest

Coming soon…to the Sister Bay Village Hall – February 13 & 14, 2015

Friday the 13th and Valentine’s Day – the two scariest days of the year! Treat your beloved to something different this Valentine’s Day and bring them to the 6th annual Door County Short Film Fest in downtown Sister Bay! Films are as short as 2 minutes and as long as 20 minutes and created by amateur and professional movie makers. Entry is $5 per person per night. All money goes toward the DCSFF! Watch this for a quick preview: YouTube commercial

Save your ticket stubs for discounts these businesses:
*$1 off food or drink (1 per customer):
Al Johnson’s Swedish Restaurant
BaseCamp Coffee Shop
BierZot Beer Cafe
Husby’s Food & Spirits
JJ’s La Puerta
Northern Grill & Pizza
Sister Bay Bowl

2015 Door County Short Film Fest Schedule:

Friday, Feb. 13 – Film Fest FRIGHT Night:
7 p.m.: Opening Night in Sister Bay Village Hall (10693 N. Bay Shore Dr/Hwy 42) with special SCARY and NOIR movies

Saturday, Feb. 14 – Premiere Night & FRIGHT Night Encore:

Workshop info coming soon!

5 p.m.: FRIGHT night Encore! In case you missed being scared Friday night, or if you want to be creeped out again, check out these scary and noir films.
7 p.m.: Premiere Presentation of new films at Sister Bay Village Hall. Audience members will be asked to vote on the best film to receive the Golden Coffee Mug award. Popcorn, treats and beverages will be available for purchase.
9 p.m.(approx): Unofficial after party at Husby’s Food & Spirits

2015 Golden Mug, created and donated by Gills Rock Stoneware artists Judy and Larry “Thor” Thoreson!

Are you a movie maker?

The Door County Short Film Fest (DCSFF) accept submissions from filmmakers (submission period has closed for 2015)! We want to show your films in Door County.

Please submit films with story line(s) that are: uplifting, inspiring, humorous, meaningful or silly. Please keep films short and sweet with a maximum run time of 20 minutes; films may be as short as 2 minutes.

Submit films by DECEMBER 31 (for 2016). 

Fill out this application: CLICK HERE
Pay the $20 submission fee by clicking the Buy Now button:


(“Friend’s Email”: dcshortfilmfest@gmail.com)


Mail your film(s) on DVD format, with $20 to:
Attn: Chris Opper
P.O. Box 351
Sister Bay, WI 54234

Help make the Door County Short Film Fest happen – become a SPONSOR!

The Door County Short Film Fest is now accepting sponsorships for the 6th annual festival. Please consider sponsoring the DCSFF to help bring people to Door County during a quiet time of year, and promote your business.

Click here for a sampling of past film entries. These clips are an example of the types of films shown at DCSFF.

Please review this DCSFF Sponsorship Opportunities sheet.
If you would like more information, please call or email DCSFF organizers:
Chris Opper (dcshortfilmfest@gmail.com); (920)606-9523
Paige Funkhouser (coordinator@cometosisterbay.com); (920) 854-2812

The Door County Short Film Fest is a grassroots, community-driven event with the goals of: encouraging the creation of movie making; establishing and hosting a winter event in northern Door County; entertaining and benefiting residents, visitors and businesses.

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