January 22 – 26, 2014 @ Winona State University, Winona, MN.

Frozen River Film Festival

Join us in scenic Winona, MN for the 2015 festival Feb. 18 – 22!!

Festival Updates

Festival Award Winners

Posted: 01/27/14

Photo: Crystal Hegge, Festival Director and Kevin Belli, Director of Photography, Editor for THE LIST Congratulations! 1st Place Feature Length Juried Award sponsored by the Slaggie Family Foundation $1,000- BLOOD BROTHER 2nd Place Feature Length Juried Award sponsored by Winona... more


Program Changes

Posted: 01/23/14

We will try to keep our audience up to date with festival changes. JON BOWERMASTER will not appear with the film DEAR GOVERNOR CUOMO due to severe weather on the East Coast. The Frozen River Film Festival regrets to inform... more

Knot tying

Children’s Program Educates and Entertains

Posted: 01/19/14

photo: Tom Dukich hosts a knot tying activity Frozen River Film Festival programming is designed to educate the community, and that means the whole community. Even the free children’s programming at the festival aims to expand viewers’ horizons. Kids’ films... more


Inside Volunteering at FRFF

Posted: 11/7/13

WSU graduate Alisha Scott has made it her goal to volunteer with the Frozen River Film Festival every year. She says being involved makes her feel that she is part of something big in Winona. After graduating, Alisha moved home... more