Soo Film Festival Announces 2018 Line-Up


5 Years of Great Lakes and Great Movies!

Soo Film Festival announces its line-up of narrative and documentary features and shorts, music videos, and animation for 2018. The festival places an emphasis on Great Lakes films and filmmakers, but entry was open worldwide. Festival programming will feature international submissions from nineteen countries. Soo Film Festival is September 12-16 in downtown Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan at the historic Soo Theatre and at Bayliss Public Library, a Superior District Library. Featured selections will screen at the library September 12 and 13.

Festival president Jason Markstrom: “We are very excited to be celebrating our fifth anniversary in downtown Sault Ste. Marie this year, and looking forward to seeing everyone and showing them the talent the Great Lakes has to offer.”

A full list of the movies and a tentative schedule are available on the festival website, Other events and guests will be announced soon.

Tickets will be on sale Saturday, September 1. Complete ticket information will be online at Ticket prices are $7 General Admission (per block), $5 Seniors and Students (per block); $20 Daily Pass (admission to all blocks on a single day); $50 Festival Pass (admission to all films and shorts programs, all days). Films screened at Bayliss Library are free of charge.

The most up-to-date festival news is online. Find the festival on Facebook at and on Twitter at

Soo Film Festival – September 12-16, 2018
The Historic Soo Theatre and Bayliss Public Library
Downtown Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan
P.O. Box 1596, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783 – (906) 440-6086 – –

2018 Soo Film Festival Official Selections


Narrative Features

  • Future
  • Hanh, Solo
  • Interlaced
  • Nosferatu Re-Animated
  • Octav

Documentary Features

  • Me, the “Other”
  • Up to Snuff

Narrative Shorts

  • After Ashes
  • Bleak
  • Confidence of a Tall Man
  • A Cup of Happiness
  • Emergency Alert
  • A Fine Confusion
  • Glass Holiday
  • Indigos
  • The Last Wish
  • Lemon Eyes
  • The Lollipop Man
  • Mino Bimaadiziwin
  • Old Dog
  • Party People
  • Pinebox
  • Rag Dolls
  • Repercussion
  • Room Tone
  • Simple Simon
  • Stockholm Sweet Home
  • Tea Party
  • They Come in Light
  • To the Moon & Back
  • Unlawful
  • What Do You Think?
  • Wisp
  • With My Own Two Hands

Documentary Shorts

  • The Big Five Dive
  • Clark Park
  • Crossing Lake Huron
  • Experience the Porcupine Mountains
  • Hello, Banff
  • Iku Manieva
  • Intelligent Trees
  • North Branch
  • Remember the Alamo
  • The Season in the Mist
  • Standing Rock Take Me from The River


  • 30°
  • Bang Bang!
  • Bigman Businessman
  • Butterflies
  • Count Your Curses
  • The Encounter
  • Good Boy
  • GoodNight
  • Icons
  • Kitty City
  • The Last Cruise
  • Lion Nanny’s Journey
  • Magic Play
  • Nouvelle Cuisine
  • The Old Woman and the Sea
  • Pencil Mark
  • Ready for a Baby
  • Reset
  • Resurge
  • The Spaghetti Police
  • Spark
  • Synapse
  • You Are Here

Music Videos

  • #Meatfactory by Betty Bauer
  • Come Up to the Dark by FacexHugger
  • Fall Apart by Nervus
  • Into the Town, Out of the Town by sondermueller
  • Ratsiti by Eden Ben Zaken
  • Scandal by Bashton & Megalopolis
  • See the Sun by Oblivion
  • Song for the Moon by Alex Mendenall
  • Step by Step by Le Corps du Délit
  • Youth Is Dead by Lava Fizz

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