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Colony Short Film Festival

Saturday, March 2 at 10:00 am

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General Admission
for Saturday’s screenings & panels

Presented by

Hippodrome / Colony Historical Theatre Association

Thank you to our event sponsors

The 13th Annual Colony Short Film Festival is a showcase for independent films from all over the United States and across the globe, with a focus on featuring local and regional talent from the Ohio Valley. The Colony Short Film Festival features selections from emerging and established short filmmakers that have ranged from innovative to off-the-wall and quirky to provocative.


Friday, March 1

7:00 p.m. – Special Feature: Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra
Masters of Silent Comedy
A 1919 Movie Night featuring Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, and Laurel & Hardy
with live musical accompaniment
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Saturday, March 2

10:00 a.m. – Festival Screenings
Full Screening & Filmmaker Panel schedule will be published February 8.


1:30 – The Price of Free
2018 Sundance Grand Jury Prize
Sarah Anthony, Producer

3:30 – Tickling Giants
Sara Taksler, Director & Producer

5:30 – Filmmaker Panel
with Sarah Anthony & Sara Taksler

7:30 – Best of Fest Shorts
Followed by film fest awards presentation


Around town during the Colony Short Film Festival:

Friday, March 1 is First Friday in Marietta. Downtown shops will be open late, and restaurants frequently feature First Friday specials.

If you need help planning your stay, please visit our local CVB’s website for lodging and dining guides: mariettaohio.org. You can find additional local events and featured attractions at ClutchMOV.com.