The Crested Butte Film Festival

Indulge your passion for film and join us for a celebration of 90 films over four days in one beautiful place.

The Crested Butte Film Festival features narratives, documentaries, outdoor adventure and shorts as well as free children’s programming and filmmaker talks. The Center for the Arts is home to and one of the primary venues of the Crested Butte Film Festival. Films at the Center are shown on updated technical equipment, resulting in a state-of-the-art facility for film presentation.

Box Office

Pick up or purchase credentials, passes, merchandise, programs and more. Open during the festival only.

TBA for 2017 festival

TBA for 2107 festival

Contact the CB Film Festival


Michael and Jennifer Brody
303-204-9080 | EMAIL

Mailing address
PO Box 1256
Crested Butte, CO 81224

Monthly Film Series

The Crested Butte Film Festival Monthly Film Series presents films throughout the year, featuring an array of provocative feature films and documentaries. Films are most often screened at The Center. Be sure to check the location before you head out to the movies. You can purchase Half-Year and Full-Year Punch Cards to films in this series and save a few dollars. Additionally, a film might include "Dinner and A Movie," which includes VIP seating at the screening. 


The Center/CB Film Festival Partnership

The Center for the Arts is proud to be the fiscal sponsor of the Crested Butte Film Festival since April 2013. "Over the last few years, The Center has been building incredible partnerships with like organizations such as the CB Dance Collective and the Art Studio. We are thrilled to now create a relationship with the Crested Butte Film Festival," stated Melissa Belkin, then-President of the Center for the Arts Board of Directors. "The Film Festival have been such a wonderful addition to our community. We are so impressed by their incredible impact and growth and are honored to make them a part of our organization."