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. 

TCM Film Festival  (VIRTUAL)

May 6-9, 2021

http://filmfestival.tcm.com/ 

Monster Bash

June 11-12, 2021 

The Riverside Drive-In, Route 66 North, Vandergrift, PA

https://www.monsterbashnews.com/bash-June.html

The Internationale Stummfilmtage
August 12-22, 2021

Bonn, Germany, DE 

https://www.internationale-stummfilmtage.de/#Spielplan

Capitolfest

August 13-15, 2021

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

https://www.romecapitol.com/capitolfest-18-current-schedule/ 

The Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention

August 19-21, 2021

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

https://www.midatlanticnostalgiaconvention.com/ 

Forssa International Silent Film Festival

August 23-29, 2021

Forssa, Finland, FI 

http://www.forssasilentmovie.com/ 

Telluride Film Festival

September 2-6, 2021

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

https://telluridefilmfestival.org/show

Buster Keaton Convention

September 23-25, 2021

Bowlus Arts Center, Iola, KS 

https://www.washburn.edu/cas/art/cyoho/archive/Events/KeatonCelebration/

Vintage Film Festival

September 24-26, 2021

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

https://www.vintagefilmfestival.ca/ 

Pordenone

October 2-9, 2021

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

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

TCM Classic Cruise 

October 24-30, 2021

Port Canaveral to Cozumel, Grand Cayman 

http://www.tcmcruise.com/ 

 

Watch out for these events in 2022! 

Silent Film Days
January 17-23, 2022

Tromse, Norway, NO 

https://www.tiff.no/en/

Columbus Moving Picture Show

May 26-29, 2022

Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel , 50 N 3rd St, Columbus, OH, US 

https://www.columbusmovingpictureshow.com/

The Nitrate Picture Show

June 2-5, 2022

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

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

SPERDVAC

Crowne Plaza Hotel Costa Mesa, CA

http://www.sperdvac.com/

Sons of the Desert Convention

https://sons2022.com/ 

Cinecon

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

http://www.cinecon.org/ 

Cinesea

The Ocean Holiday Resort, 6501 Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest, NJ, US

International Manilla Silent Film Festival 

Samsung Hall, Mandaluyong, Philippines

https://www.facebook.com/InternationalSilentFilmFestivalManila/

Loud Silents FestivalTampere, Finland, FI https://us.eventbu.com/tampere/loud-silents-festival-2017/1391912 

Great Lakes Nostalgia Convention

Kalamazoo Radisson, 100 West Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI, US 

http://www.kalamazooarts.org/page/glnostaglia 

Memphis Film FestivalSam's Town Resort, 1477 Casino Strip Resort Blvd, Robinsonville, MS, US http://www.thememphisfilmfestival.com/home.html 

Western New York Movie Expo

Buffalo Grand Hotel, 120 Church Street, Buffalo, NY, US 

https://wnymovieexpo.com/

Newhallywood Silent Film Festival 

https://santaclaritaarts.com/newhallywood/

Toronto Silent Film Festival
http://www.torontosilentfilmfestival.com/ 

San Francisco Silent Film Festival

Castro Theatre, 429 Castro Street, San Francisco, CA, US 

https://silentfilm.org/

Mostly Lost
Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation, 19053 Mount Pony Road, Culpepper, VA, US 

https://www.loc.gov/programs/audio-visual-conservation/events-and-screenings/events/mostly-lost-9/