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Schedule

There's something for everyone at the inaugural year of the Poulsbo Film Festival! Whether you like horror, animation, drama, or documentaries, you'll be amazed at the different ways one can send and receive stories via the art of film. Thanks for coming along with us on this journey! *Keep in mind that all films are not rated. Parental discretion is advised. 

Friday, October 14, 2022

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Opening Night at

Western Red Brewing

6pm - 9:30pm | $25 per ticket

We'll be screening the feature film Provo accompanied by a local short film titled Paulsbo.  

About Provo: A self-destructive ex-Mormon finds out her abusive father is on his deathbed and road trips to Utah to reckon with her past.

*All films are not rated, may contain adult themes, violence, and strong language. Viewer discretion advised.

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Children's Film Festival Seattle
Best of Fest Animation Program
at SEA Discovery Center
10am-11:30am | FREE

Presented by the Children's Film Festival Seattle! This animated short films block is family friendly for kiddos of all ages.


This event is part of the 2022 Poulsbo Film Festival weekend and is being kindly donated to us thanks the partnership with CFFS director Kendra Ann Sherrill and the Northwest Film Forum. Kendra is also a judge for the Poulsbo Film Festival this year!

We're also partnering with the SEA Discovery Center as our very special host for this event! Thank you to Western Washington University and the entire staff at SEA Discovery Center for supporting the art of filmmaking and storytelling in our community.

This screening is free to attend. But we ask that you reserve your tickets/spots in advance. Thank you!

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Student Short Film Block
at Griffin Gallery NW
11am - 12:50pm | $10

Selected Films:

Don't Walk Alone in the Dark
Yellow Brocade
Suburban Fantasy
Keeping up the the Olympias
Between the Earth and the Sky

*All films are not rated, may contain adult themes, violence, and strong language. Viewer discretion advised.

Drama Short Film Block
at Moe's on Liberty Bay
1pm - 3:05pm | $15

Selected Films:

Sojourn
Aidan
STAY
Chimera
Swipe Right for Emotional Baggage
the fix
In The Event Of My Death

*All films are not rated, may contain adult themes, violence, and strong language. Viewer discretion advised.

*This is a historic building and is not wheelchair accessible. Apologies for the inconvenience. 

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Animation Short Film Block
at Griffin Gallery NW
3:30pm - 5pm | $10

Selected Films:

The Boy
The Cloaked Realm "Tunnel 23"
Amulet
MIDAS
Super Scar

Thriller/Horror Short Film Block
at Moe's on Liberty Bay
6:15pm - 7:50pm | $15

Selected Films:

Death in a Box
Something Behind The Walls
The Night Out
Hangry
Creepy Doll

*All films are not rated, may contain adult themes, violence, and strong language. Viewer discretion advised.

*This is a historic building and is not wheelchair accessible. Apologies for the inconvenience. 

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Feature Film Skagit with a Short
at Moe's on Liberty Bay
8:15pm - 10:45pm | $15

About Skagit:

Four friends leave Seattle for a weekend in a remote, rain-soaked corner of Washington State's rustic Skagit Valley. The foreboding October landscape begins to warp their minds, plunging each of them into alternate realities where they must grapple with personal demons, sexual tensions, and a sinister natural world as they claw their way back to sanity.

The short film The Face Book will accompany the feature film.

*All films are not rated, may contain adult themes, violence, and strong language. Viewer discretion advised.

*This is a historic building and is not wheelchair accessible. Apologies for the inconvenience. 

Sunday, October 16, 2022

Sunday Brunch Party at
State 42 Wines
11am - 1pm | $15

Join filmmakers, sponsors, and PFF VIPs during this fun gathering to celebrate the inaugural Poulsbo Film Festival.

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Feature Film Remnants with a Short at Griffin Gallery NW
1pm - 3:25pm | $15

About Remnants:

Three survivors trek north through a dystopian wasteland in hopes of finding safety and a deeper meaning to life.

Starring E.R. Ruiz (Sons of Anarchy, American Sniper) and Latin American TV stars Tavo Betancourt (4 million followers), Nashla Aguilar (1 million followers) and Inna Moll (1 million folllowers).

The heavy subject matter of the film is complimented by the innovative action sequences shot by daring cinematographer Alistair Fairbanks (Naked and Afraid). Masterfully edited by Stephen Kaiser-Pendergrast (Line of Descent, Verotika) and produced by the award-winning duo Jack Settipane and Dakota Kieras.

The short film The Breadwinners will accompany the feature film.

Documentary Shorts Block at
Moe's on Liberty Bay
3:40pm - 5:30pm | $15

Selected Films:

Yo Gleans
My Happy Place
This Land Is Part Of Us
The Maple Cutter
PAULSBO

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Awards Ceremony & Closing Party at Moe's on Liberty Bay
6pm - 8:30pm | FREE

Join us for the awards ceremony and closing party at Moe's! We'll have snacks and drinks for sale (beer, wine, Non-Alcoholic options). Please reserve your ticket/spot for this event online. We have limited space. Thanks!

Awards and prizes will distributed to the best short film in each category based on juror scores. Feature films will have one overall winner in our inaugural year. There will also be a People's Choice Award presented to the film with the most votes.

- Best Drama Short
- Best Horror Short
- Best Student Short
- Best Documentary Short
- Best Animated Short
- Best Local Short (Washington State Only)
- People's Choice Award

- Best Feature Film