WIFF is held in the historic 1915 Gerold Opera House in Weyauwega, Wisconsin. We have excellent 35mm and Digital projection as well as digital surround sound. The opera house seats over 350 and we also have our own bar for great after screening parties!
The Gerold is owned and operated by Wega Arts a Not for Profit 501c3 Arts Organization. Wega Arts is proud to present WIFF now in it’s sixth year.
The 6th annual Weyauwega International Film Festival
November 9-12, 2016
A destination festival celebrating film in central Wisconsin at the historic Gerold Opera House
2016 will mark the sixth annual Weyauwega International Film Festival in Weyauwega, Wisconsin. In 2015 WIFF screened over forty Films from 17 countries over four days. Some of our past Midwest Premieres include HOLY MOTORS, ESCAPE FROM TOMORROW, BUCKY AND THE SQUIRRELS. Our 2013 pick for best documentary short, THE LADY IN NUMBER SIX won the Academy Award and our 2012 best narrative feature, WEST OF THUNDER has gone on to be awarded both the Best Film (Peace) and Best Film (Human Rights) 2012 by the Political Film Society of Hollywood, CA.
WIFF awards cash prizes in six categories
Now open for submissions – Extended Late Deadline (Final!) is September 5, 2016