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 Sony Columbia Films V.P. of Production & Creative Development Bryan Smiley, 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.
12 Jade Crystal Awards in 12 categories.
17 Certificates awarded in 11 categories.
Cash Prizes for Best short Film
Cash Prizes for best feature Screenplay
Cash prize for best Director
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.