March 9, 2017, 7pm, Tivoli. Documentary encapsulates a momentous period, bringing Russian Avant-Garde artists to life. Works from major Russian institutions, contemporary artists, curators, performers and interviews with descendants of artists such as Chagall, Kandinsky and Malevich. New art for a new world flourished for just 15 short years, before Stalinist Socialist Realism prevailed.
April 5-9, 2017. Inspiring, thought-provoking/ entertaining narrative and documentary shorts and feature films to KC audiences; works of independent filmmakers from around the world. Screenings at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, and Cinemark Theatres.
June 2-4, 2017 (TBC), Festival location this past year at Richard Berkley Riverfront Park near River Market, wrapping up events of the previous week. Over 30,000 people from the midwest come together for one of most exciting festivals of the year. See their fb page for updates.
Late June, 2017 (TBC), annual 8-day film festival at Tivoli Cinemas, Westport. Download schedule and previews, and order festival passes and tickets online. Many other films of interest are also screened at the Tivoli throughout the year.
August 10-13, 2017 - past year in the Westport district with events that typically include: Kick-off and After Hours Parties, excursions, dinners, SPLASHDANCE, vendor market farewell lunch. Host hotel was The 816 Hotel in Westport. See more details as announced at:
September 1-3, 2017 Labor Day Weekend. Queens+Cowboys at Lone Wolf Ranch Arena, 22801 State Line Rd, Cleveland MO. Host: Hotel 816, 801 Westport Rd. The 30th anniversary gay rodeo: Boots, Class ’n’ a Lil Sass roping, riding, camp classics. $10-15/day advance/gate. See website details: