Feature Films | Short Films | Special Events

Tickets for Feature Films can be purchased at the door for $10 or in advance for $10 plus fees HERE. Online ticket sales will be available starting on July 14 and on-line sales will be discontinued one hour prior to the screening. General Admission seating is first come, first served, so please allow plenty of time to grab a beverage and a good seat with time to spare before the films begin. If you would prefer a reserved seat, you can purchase a VIP Pass and really help support the festival!

This is a volunteer run film festival. Every dollar generated goes towards our minimal expenses and bringing as many filmmakers and composers to Knoxville as possible. Thanks in advance for your support and enjoy the festival!

The Salmon Will Run, hosted by Nahko Bear

Tuesday, July 25 at 12:30pm

Join us for a special screening of  “The Salmon Will Run”  hosted by Nahko Bear of Nahko and the Medicine People.

This is a free event so please consider a donation to support the cause of the Winnemem Wintu people. 20% of all food and beverage sales will be donated to the cause.

More information here gofundme.com/salmonwillrun

Friends, please keep in mind that Nahko will only be able to take one group photo at the end of the event. He’s unable to take photos with fans, this is a focused outreach campaign amidst a very busy nation wide tour for the band. Thank you for your understanding. We look forward to seeing you.

Opening Night VIP Aloha Event

Thursday, July 27 at 5:o0pm

Join us for the Opening Night VIP Aloha Event and the welcoming party for chef Alejandro Baez of Uncorked with a delicious sampling of some of his inventive and mouth watering creations.

Alejandro Gabriel Báez: After getting his training at Le Cordon Bleu Culinary institute in 2006 Alejandro spent time in New York, Miami, Mexico and Hawaii preparing food from all over the world. He has a background in French, Tai-Mex, BBQ, Asian, Spanish and fusion cooking.

VIP Passes Only

Director’s Lunch

Sunday, July 30 at noon

For visiting filmmakers and composers:

Join us at Knoxville Uncorked for lunch and a Bloody Mary for some spirited discussion and incredible food courtesy of Scott West and Scruffy City Entertainment.

Sponsored by Scruffy City Entertainment

Closing Night Awards Reception

Sunday, July 30 at 9:00pm

One of the most relaxed awards ceremony of any festival, we will present the awards for the 2017 Scruffy City Film & Music Festival under the stars on the roof of Scruffy City Hall.

Sponsored by the Visit Knoxville Film Office