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Filmfort

March 24-26, 2022

Filmfort is a 3-day festival celebrating the best of emerging independent cinema during Treefort Music Fest. We showcase diverse cinematic perspectives for audiences of all ages, ranging from the enigmatic to the experimental to the off-beat. In addition to film screenings, we host DIY film panels and Q+A sessions with Filmfort filmmakers in the heart of downtown Boise.
MattWordell Treefort 2022

Day 5 of Treefort 2022

From the soul stirring sounds of W.I.T.C.H. to Pachyman dancing all over Main, we wrapped Day 4 in tees & tanks. It’s the last day, and it is time to finish out this exceptional Treefort in style! Spray on your sunscreen, clip the fanny on and dig into the last day of Treefort 10. We’ve … Continued

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Day 4 of Treefort 2022

Yesterday was a total blast dancing under the Boise sun! From gettin’ served by Kornbread at Dragfort to laughing & dancing at Main Stage, grooving with Ata Kak and Durand Jones to squeezin’ in films & stories! We’re clocking in over 10k in steps a day and ready to buzz our way right into Day … Continued

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Day 2 of Treefort 2022

Wow! Day 1 of Treefort 10 was wiiiild and definitely the spark to what’s to come! Snail Mail covering ‘Tonight Tonight’ totally smashed, Fungineers x The Colossal Collective wild puppet spectacular was poppin’, Ghost Funk Orchestra brought the Hideout dowwwwn (you can catch them again tonight – 7:40p @ El Korah Shrine) + Sonic Temple … Continued

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Day 1 of Treefort 2022

Happy Treefort 10! Assemble your dance crew, put on your prep-playlist, dust off your fanny pack and whip out your steel cups because it’s time to get downnnn at #Treefort10! We’re so excited to celebrate our TENTH festival with you!! Slowly get your festival legs ready for the next five days – remember it’s a … Continued

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Filmfort 2022 Features + Shorts

Rest your toes between shows at a film or two during Treefort 10 — Filmfort brings you a diverse selection of screenings and you’ll even have the opportunity to meet the artists in front of and behind the camera! Enjoy a variety of Filmfort programming Thursday through Saturday of Treefort 10 (March 23-27)! All films listed are … Continued

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Filmfort 2022 Preview

Filmfort 2022 will feature We Intend to Cause Havoc, a film about the 21st Century formation of Zambia’s most popular rock band of the 1970s, W.I.T.C.H. W.I.T.C.H. might sound familiar because they are also on this year’s music lineup PLUS members of the band will be doing a Q&A after the film screening! The film documents the … Continued

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Day 3 of Treefort 2021

TGIF, amiright? Big big thanks to all you Treeforters for being so great masking up while still rocking out! We’re cranking it up as we move into the weekend with more fort activation, loads of music including Second Chance shows! But before we dive into today’s festivities, let’s relive yesterday thanks to our amazing Treefort … Continued

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Treefort 9 Full Schedule is Here!

Treefort 2021 is only 55 days away! The fest is much more than rad shows and your next favorite band — there’s a variety of fun activities, from yoga classes and film screenings to technology talks and stand up comedy. Discover all the fort programming at Treefort 9 below. The Treefort 2021 schedule is a … Continued

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Filmfort Weekend: The Official Filmfort 2020 Showcase

Treefort Music Fest presents FILMFORT WEEKEND, three days of short films, documentaries & emerging independent cinema. Let the binge-watching begin! On the weekend of September 25-27, you can watch a selection of the 2020 Filmfort lineup online for free or catch three feature films at The Flicks in downtown Boise. Learn more about the festivities … Continued

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Filmfort 2020 Features + Shorts

This year’s selection of films for Filmfort 2020 really hits the mark. Check out a variety of films at Filmfort including Matthew Barney‘s feature film Redoubt, Danny Madden‘s feature film Beast Beast, Keisha Rae Witherspoon’s short film T and Adam Piron & Adam Khalil‘s short film Allapatah. Rest your feet between shows at a film or … Continued

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Filmfort Presents Boise Film Meet-Up

Filmfort and Boise State University invite you to the Boise Film Meet-Up on January 29, 6-7:30pm, at the new Center for Visual Arts at BSU campus! Mix and mingle with local filmmakers and production professionals, and learn more about Filmfort, Boise State’s new Film and Television program, and the growing local film opportunities. Anyone is … Continued

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Filmfort 2019 Features + Shorts

Lights, camera, action: Filmfort 2019 is stealing the scene! This year, Filmfort will take place at the Hilton Garden Inn downtown (348 S 13th St), with some underground film showings in the Red Feather Cellar (21+). Catch a film or two starting Thursday, March 21st until Saturday, March 23rd! All of the films are making … Continued

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Single Day, Main Stage and Individual Tickets

Treefort always strives to provide an ideal experience for our wristband holders while simultaneously offering some à la carte solutions for those with time limitations. A limited number of single-day and Main Stage only passes will be available for pre-sale on March 1st and are available based on number of full festival passes pre-sold. Scoop up a … Continued

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Make Your Treefort 2019 Resolutions

2018 is quickly coming to a close which means it’s time to start the celebrations and welcome in a brand new year (finally…..amiright?!) We’ll be ringing in the new year with tons of fort announcements, so stay tuned!   In the meantime, we’re here to help you find a resolution you can keep. ENJOY LIFE … Continued

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Day 1 of Treefort 2018

Happy Treefort! The bunting is up, the bars are stocked and the bands are rolling in. The time has come to commence the (lucky) seventh annual Treefort Music Fest! Let’s get things started right…R U Treefort Ready? Watch Treefort come to life: dance to rad tunes, listen to compelling storytellers, view amazing art, pop into a music … Continued

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Filmfort 2018 Second Announce

Filmfort has more films to show you at Treefort Music Fest 2018! Check out the final announce of reel-y awesome films and shorts to be seen this year at Filmfort. From March 21-24, Anyone with a Treefort pass can attend films at Filmfort. To guarantee a seat at any or all of the viewings, you’ll … Continued

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Fort Preview 2018

Treefort is right around the corner and we’re ready to give you a sneak peek at what the forts have up their sleeves for Treefort Music Fest 2018! Discover the wide variety of fort programming at Treefort Music Fest: March 21-25, 2018   Alefort has a fresh, new and bigger location with some fresh beer … Continued

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Day 4: Full Force Fortin’!

Last night was wild, crazy fun! The Growlers kept us movin’ & Mac Demarco rocked the house all the way through the hallways. Here’s to a full day of dancing, laughing, day drinking and partying and maybe more Delicate Steve stage dives! Let’s get started! To make sure you’re all ready to go, check out … Continued

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Fort Crossovers

Treefort 2017 is full of more merry mashups between forts! Fort crossovers are events in which two (sometimes three) forts collaborate to bring you a unique and fun experience. Don’t miss the chance to be apart of these 2-in-1 events: YOGA + STORY = MYTHOLOGY OF YOGA Yogafort + Storyfort Thursday, March 23rd 5:30-6:30PM Each … Continued

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Filmfort 2017 Lineup + Events

Calling all Treefort cinephiles! Filmfort is super stoked to bring a diverse range of short and feature-length films to the 2017 fest. A handful of filmmakers, artists and special guests will be joining us for Q&A sessions following the films. All Filmfort screenings will take place on the second floor of The Owyhee. The best … Continued

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Filmfort 2017 Headlining Films

Filmfort is super stoked to announce the headlining films for the 2017 fest! A diverse lineup will screen March 22-26 on the second floor of The Owyhee. In addition to screenings, a handful of filmmakers, artists and special guests will be present for Q&A sessions. Here’s what Filmfort 2017 is all about:     STRONGER … Continued

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Music Video Lab Returns to Filmfort

We’re psyched to have the return of Music Video Lab to Filmfort this year! In partnership with Boise Rock School and The Director’s Cut, Filmfort is looking for students age 10-15 to join this one-of-a-kind workshop. During Treefort Music Fest, 12 lucky students will have a hands-on opportunity to learn filmmaking skills and collaborate with … Continued

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What Makes Treefort So Special?

written by Angel Abaya Treefort is a one-of-a-kind festival filled with unique characteristics and wild surprises. We searched around looking for what those characteristics might be and found some gems. Treefort is all about discovery. Whether it be music, film, yoga – you name it, you’ll find it. There are 9 official forts: Alefort, Comedyfort, … Continued

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