National Film Festival for Talented Youth | Seattle Youth Film Festival | Student Film Festival


We know you love to party. Lucky for you, NFFTY has three of them this year! Here’s everything you need to know to get your party on.

/// Opening Night Gala
Thursday, April 28 – 7:30pm | Screening at Cinerama – Party at Columbia Tower
Walk the red carpet at Cinerama and enjoy six amazing short films as we kick off NFFTY 2016. Then jump on our free shuttle buses to the highest point in Seattle — the top floor of the Columbia Tower for a killer after-party sponsored by Volvo Car USA.
How to Get In: Opening Night Tickets are sold out, but you can still purchase a VIP Supporter Pass.

/// Centerpiece Party
Saturday, April 30 – 9:00pm | KCTS 9 Studios | Screening prior starts at 7:30pm at Uptown Cinema.
Join NFFTY filmmakers, industry members and film fans in a lively after-party. Have some snacks, drinks and cut a rug.
How to Get In: Purchase a 3-Day Festival Pass, Day Pass, a ticket to Centerpiece Screening or a VIP Supporter Pass. Admission is granted on a first-come-first-served basis up to capacity, so be sure to be timely!

/// Closing Night Gala
Sunday, May 1 – 9:00pm | The House Studios | Screening prior starts at 6:30pm at the Uptown Cinema.
Close out NFFTY with a bang as you enjoy food, drinks and dancing!
How to Get In: Purchase a 3-Day Festival Pass, Day Passa ticket to Closing Night Screening or a VIP Supporter Pass.