Speechless Film Festival

Thursday, March 16, 2017 to Saturday, March 18, 2017
Downtown Mankato

Speechless Film Festival is a 3-day multimedia event that showcases local and international artists. The unique mission of our festival is to foster cross-cultural engagement through the celebration of visual storytelling, a creative endeavor rooted deeply in the history of cinema. Visual storytelling transcends a wide variety of film genres including documentary, animation, drama, experimental, etc. Speechless is the first film festival in the region to showcase an ambitious and diverse program of films, which provides a unique arts experience and valuable educational opportunity for students to connect with visiting speakers and filmmakers. 

The 5th annual international Speechless Film Festival will occur in downtown Mankato March 16-18, 2017. The festival screens short films, feature films, and animations in a broad range of categories including the signature contests—Speechless Shorts. Read more about our unique mission and filmmaker focus. More schedule and event details will be added to www.speechlessfilmfestival.com as the event approaches.