The Kansas International Film Festival (KIFF) stands alone as a movie purist’s delight, focusing on documentary, narrative, and animated independent films. Founded in 2001 as a non-profit organization, KIFF attracts local, regional, and national work, recognizing visiting filmmakers and screen personalities, and increasing public awareness of independent and classic cinema as a cultural, economic, and educational asset.


2013 Award Winning Films

Jury Award Winners:
Best Documentary — Small Small Thing
Best Narrative — K Effect: Stalin's Editor

Audience Award Winners:
Best Documentary — Blood Brother
Best Narrative — Construction

Best Animated Short:
Phil the Phoenix

KIFF is in the Top 25!

Named one of the top 25 festivals worth their entry fee by Movie Maker Magazine, KIFF culminates in the presentation of several awards, including an Audience Award in each category based on audience votes.

Glenwood Arts Theatre

9575 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS
Phone: 913-642-4404


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