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Other Film Conventions

Even if you can't make it to Columbus, there are a lot of great vintage film conventions located around the country that you should check out. 

Silent Film Days

January 15-21, 2024

Tromso, Norway, NO 

Homepage - Tromsø International Film Festival (tiff.no)

Newhallywood Silent Film Festival 

Feburary 16, 2024

Newhall Family Theater

https://santaclaritaarts.com/newhallywood/

 

Cinesea

April 18, 2024

Shalimar Hotel, Wildwood, NJ, US

Home (cineseafilm.com)

TCM Film Festival 

April 18-21, 2024

Hollywood, CA

http://filmfestival.tcm.com/ 

MidSouth Nostalgia Festival

June 6-8, 2024

Whispering Woods Hotel, Olive Branch, Mississippi 

https://midsouthnostalgiafestival.com

Sons of the Desert Convention

June 27-30, 2024

Sacramento, California 

Sons of the Desert 23rd INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION (squarespace.com)

Monster Bash

July 19-21, 2024

100 Cranberry Wood Dr. Cranberry Township, PA 16066

MONSTER BASH JULY 19-21, 2024 - VIP Membership Admission (creepyclassics.com)

Pulpfest 

August 1-4, 2024

Doubletree Pittsburgh, PA 

https://pulpfest.com/ 

 

Capitolfest

August 9-11, 2024

Capitol Theatre, 220 W Dominick Street, Rome, NY, US

https://www.romecapitol.com/capitolfest/

Lucille Ball Comedy Festival

August 2024

Jamestown, NY

https://comedycenter.org/festival/

Pittsburgh Silent Film Festival 

September 29 - October 6, 2024

https://pittsburghsilentfilmsociety.org/

San Francisco Silent Film Festival 

April 10-14, 2024

Castro Theatre, 429 Castro Street, San Francisco, CA

https://silentfilm.org

And More to Be Announced

Buster Keaton Convention

Delta Hotel 939 Third St Muskegon, MI 49440

https://www.busterkeaton.org/convention-2022

Cinecon

Egyptian Theatre, 6712 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, US 

http://www.cinecon.org/ 

Cleveland Silent Film Festival and Colloquium 

Cleveland Silent Film Festival & Colloquium

Early Television Museum Convention

5396 Franklin Street Hilliard, Ohio

https://www.earlytelevision.org/2023_convention.html

Farmington Silent Film Festival 

Alamo Theater, Bucksport Maine

http://www.silentmaine.com/

Forssa International Silent Film Festival

Forssa, Finland, FI 

http://www.forssasilentmovie.com/ 

The Internationale Stummfilmtage

Bonn, Germany, DE 

https://www.internationale-stummfilmtage.de/en/home-en

Kansas Silent Film Festival

Jayhawk Theatre 720 SW Jackson St, Topeka, KS 66603

http://www.kssilentfilmfest.org/ 

Library of Congress Festival of Film and Sound

Silver Spring, Maryland

https://www.loc.gov/events/film-and-sound-festival/festival-information/

Lone Pine Film Festival 

Lone Pine, California 

https://www.lonepinefilmfestival.org/

Loud Silents Festival

Tampere, Finland, FI 

https://us.eventbu.com/tampere/loud-silents-festival-2017/1391912 

The Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention

Hunt Valley Delta Hotel, 245 Shawan Road, Hunt Valley, MD, US 

https://www.midatlanticnostalgiaconvention.com/ 

The Nitrate Picture Show

May 30 - June 2, 2024

George Eastman Museum: Dryden Theatre, 900 East Avenue, Rochester, NY, US 

https://www.eastman.org/nitrate-picture-show

Pordenone

The Teatro Verdi & Cinemazero , Viale Martelli 2, Pordenone, IT 

http://www.giornatedelcinemamuto.it/en/

Roy Rogers Museum Festival 

Portsmouth, Ohio 

The OFFICIAL Roy Rogers Festival Website

SPERDVAC

Crowne Plaza Hotel Costa Mesa, CA

http://www.sperdvac.com/

TCM Classic Cruise 

Miami to Grand Cayman 

https://www.tcmcruise.com/ 

Telluride Film Festival

Sheridan Opera House 110 N Oak St, Telluride, CO 81435

https://telluridefilmfestival.org/show

Toronto Silent Film Festival

April 12-14, 2024

Revue Cinema 400 Roncevalles Ave 
http://www.torontosilentfilmfestival.com/ 

Vintage Film Festival

Capitol Theatre, 20 Queen St, Port Hope Ontario, CA 

https://www.vintagefilmfestival.ca/ 

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