Opening Night

Join us for our Opening Night Celebrations!

Rub elbows with the festival's elite during our Black Tie Formal Gala as well as enjoy a few of the Official Selection films presented in the Opening Night Film Showcase.

Delicious food, live entertainment, good company, and great films!

Formal Gala

Film Showcase

Silent Movie

Formal Gala

Every event needs to have a little bit of posh!

Our Opening Night Formal Gala is an exclusive event for those wishing to hob nob with the festival directors, other filmmakers, and special guests as well as our sponsors and partners.

Gala details will be announced soon.

Adults Only: $25
(Limited Availability)


Film Showcase

You're invited!

Join us for the Opening Night Film Showcase at the Romance Theater.  This family-friendly event will feature a few of the festival's Official Selections.

Come early to get a good seat and enjoy the pre-show entertainment.

Romance Theater
Date and time will be announced soon.

Adults: $10     Youth $5 (Ages 6-17)
Family Pass: $25 (4-6 people)


Silent Movie Screening

Featuring Pipe Organ Soundtrack Performed Live By

Theater Organist

James Clark is a graduate of Utah State University with a degree in Piano Performance and Communications. As a child, he learned about Wurlitzer Theater Organs from his dad and has been rebuilding and installing a handful of organs since 1980. James is an avid enthusiast of America’s silent movie era and the development of pipe organs used to accompany silent films before the advent of sound. He and his wife Paula, raised their three daughters in Salem, ID where they have lived for 20 years.

Rexburg Tabernacle Civic Center
Date and time will be announced soon.

Adults: $8     Youth $4 (Ages 6-17)
Family Pass: $20 (4-6 people)