The Citizen Jane Film Festival is a celebration of Independent Film by Independent Women. Beginning on October 4th, this outstanding event brings in filmmakers and fans from across the country and around the world to experience the power of cinema.
The festival is intimate, diverse and thought-provoking, and it’s all in an easy, walkable footprint in downtown Columbia and on the Stephens College campus.
This wonderful event is also very reasonably priced! Passes are on sale now and you also can purchase tickets to individual films you’re interesting in seeing. Check out the schedule now to start planning your weekend and we’ll see you in October for Citizen Jane!
This weekend, opens in a new windoweight venues throughout the Stephens College campus and downtown Columbia will play host to a robust opens in a new windowschedule of both short and feature films from all over the country. In addition to a fantastic array of films, there are also other special events that you won’t want to miss…
Women in Music Showcase
Come down to the Bridge after the opening night film on Friday night to hear local women cover Journey! A great evening filled with music from the finest female musicians in Columbia, Missouri. The event will be hosted by CoMo Girls Rock!, an organization dedicated to empowering girls through creative expression, musical exploration and performance. Performances from Shirelle & the Hot Raxx, Rae Fitzgerald, Penny & The Farthingtons, Sunshine Mamas and Dubb Nubb will be sure to delight your ears!
The Bridge. Home to the Citizen Jane Film Festival special events. Photo by Kyle Devlin.
A Dance Party for the End of the World
What possible response to the end of the world could there be but a rockin’ dance party to end all dance parties? Join us for our hallowed Saturday night tradition with DJ Dot Matrix, VJ Ramon Salinas and the Hella Go-Go Dancers. Bring your dancin’ shoes and plan to party down and ring in the end of the world with us. Done dancing the night away? Join us for a midnight breakfast at Cafe Berlin!
A film festival weekend in Columbia means deep experiences, new friendships and immersion in the idea that independent films enrich our lives, make us ask questions and encourage us to learn. While you’re here, take time to explore The District and soak up the atmosphere of a festival weekend in Columbia. It’s truly an experience like no other.