Beloit International Film Festival comes to Rockford - – Rockford’s News Leader

Beloit International Film Festival comes to Rockford for the weekend


The Beloit International Film Festival is crossing state lines and coming to Rockford this weekend.

The festival, better known as BIFF, is a four-day tribute to independent films from around the world. Approximately 140 films will be shown from filmmakers hailing from Europe to China.

In Rockford, showings will take place at Katie's Cup and Franchesco's. Three films were shown on Friday and the following films will be shown Saturday:

  • 4 p.m. - "Short Slot 1" - Katie's Cup
  • 6:30 p.m. - "Double Feature 5" - Katie's Cup
  • 6:30 p.m. - "Last Stop Salvation" - Franchesco's

For more information on the festival and films, visit

Admission is $8 per person and $5 with a student ID.

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