Montana International Film Festival | Billings, MT Sept 14-16

2018 MINT Film Festival


The 2018 MINT Film Festival takes place September 14, 15, 16 in downtown Billings.

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Film lineup

The festival will premiere over 30 films from a variety of genres and countries.

  • Feature Narrative Films
  • Feature Documentary Films
  • Short Films, both narrative and documentary


  • Babcock Theater - Billings
  • Art House Cinema - Billings
  • 2905 - Billings

Film submissions

MINT accepts film submissions from FilmFreeway and Withoutabox. Submissions for our 2018 festival are closed.

JURY Prizes

The MINT Film Festival is proud to offer prizes and awards in 7 categories. 

  • MINT Spirit Award
  • Best Female Director
  • Best Narrative Feature
  • Best Narrative Short Film
  • Best Documentary Feature Film
  • Best Documentary Short Film
  • Best JR FIlmmaker's Short Film

Tickets and passes

  • Single program tickets are $12 (on sale in August)
  • Opening Night Film and Festival Ceremony tickets are $20 (on sale in August)
  • 3-Film Passes are $30
  • 5-Film Passes are $50
  • Student Passes are $75
  • Teacher Passes are $85
  • Full Festival Passes are $100
  • VIP Festival Passes are $150

Discussion Panels

  • Women in Film
  • Indigenous Actors and Modern Cinema
  • Film Director Panel #1
  • Film Director Panel #2


  • Public Event: Coffee meetup at MoAV
  • VIP Event: Lunch for filmmakers, top sponsors, donors, celebrities, special guests, and VIP pass-holders. Must have a VIP-level pass to participate in this event.

MINT's Office

111 North 30th St. Ste 223, Billings, MT, 59101
Office hours vary—Contact us for hours or to schedule an appointment. No solicitations.