The art of documentary. The warmth of Winona.

We were sad to see the 2019 festival come to a close, but we are excited to jump into planning the 2020 festival. Keep an eye out for opportunities to help plan the festival.


We’re looking for a few good volunteers to join the Frozen River Film Festival staff and board of directors in a variety of capacities. From serving on committees to planning events, to interacting with our…  Read more

Accepting Submissions

We are now accepting submissions for the 2020 festival and you can still get in on the Early Bird submission fee! We will again feature a local filmmaker set. For submissions visit our submissions page.


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This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the
Minnesota State Arts Board thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.