Detroit'sTrinity International Film Festival provides a platform for artists around the world to showcase their films, network and gain access to industry resources.

The TI Film Festival has hosted industry professionals locally and nationally to share their knowledge and expertise in various workshops and industry discussions. Special guests have included famed Actress and Producer, Tangi Miller, Sydicated Radio Host and Film Producer, Russ Parr, Former BET Executive Producer, Ralph Scott, currently with the Aspire Network (Owned by Magic Johnson), film segment producer/head of production for more than 100 episodes of SNL, Tanya Ryno and Writer, Director, Qasim Basir, Actress/Singer Deborah Joy Winans, of the acclaimed TV series “Greenleaf,” which airs on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network.

The highlight of this event over the years has been all of the innovative work we've showcased by indie filmmakers and our audience that supports the TI Film Festival.

2018 Awards
10 Jade Crystal Awards in 8 categories.
17 Certificates awarded in 11 categories.

Films must be submitted via digital download (preferred).
Short films can be up to 60 minutes in length.
Webisodes can be up to 30 minutes in length.
Feature Films can be up to 95 minutes in length.
Films must be in English or have English subtitles provided.

All entries will be viewed by the selection committee. Filmmakers will be notified if selected or not, via email.

Filmmakers retain all of the rights to their film / intellectual property.

Overall Rating
  • Lunar Flame

    Trinity is always a fabulous time. Marshalle and her team always put 110% into the festival. The films and the company never disappoint.

    January 2018
    Response from festival:

    Thank you so very much for your comments. We truly appreciate your creative content that adds to the success of our festival and your continued support!

  • Zachary Cunningham

    Festivalwas great, great atmosphere and networking

    November 2017
    Response from festival:

    Thank you Zachary.

  • Amina Haddad

    I wasn't able to join, but thank you for welcoming my film and giving it a chance to meet a public in detroit.

    October 2017
    Response from festival:

    We really appreciate that Amina. Thank you very much!

  • Robert Misovic

    Trinity was amazing- great selections and awesome communication throughout the selection and post-selection phase.

    September 2017
    Response from festival:

    Thank you Robert. Your comments are greatly appreciated.

  • Brian Heil

    Fantastic festival. Great communication. Great people.

    September 2017
    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much Brian. Your comments are greatly appreciated.