VIP/Filmmaker Lounge

The VIP/Filmmaker Lounge is for festival attendees with a 'VIP Pass' or 'Filmmaker Pass.'

The VIP/Filmmaker Lounge will also serve as the check-in for filmmakers and the location for VIPs to pick up passes.

The VIP/Filmmaker Lounge will be located at the 109 Delaware St., Leavenworth, in the ‘Men’s Waiting Room’


10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. March 23

11:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. March 24

*VIP and Filmmaker badges will also be available from 5-6 p.m. Thursday March 21 BEFORE the First City Student Shorts Screenings and Awards at the TownePlace Suites Meeting Room 1001 N 4th St, Leavenworth


Friday March 22 from 5:30-9 p.m. at the Riverfront Community Center in the Women’s Waiting Room DURING the VIP Soiree

If you need to make OTHER arrangements to pick up your pass, please email the festival committee at

WARNING!! If you e-mail the festival committee anytime March 21-24, expect a delay in response because we will be running around like chickens with our heads cut off…. wait, what does that even mean?!