2021 Schedule of Events

Perseverance
Perseverance Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

Sometimes perseverance comes in the form of small victories; sometimes those victories are epic. This screening block highlights films with victories both small and large.

Alumni (World)
Alumni (World) Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

It's year five and we want to highlight those creators who continue to entertain with new seasons and new series. The block focuses on Minnesota WebFest alumni from around the world.

Love
Love Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

Stories of love and romance.

Lost and Found
Lost and Found Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

A little bit of sad and a heck of a lot of funny. The selections in this block reflect the strangeness of a world without giving into the gloom.

Need to Know
Need to Know Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

We have a lot of great documentary/reality content this year. In this screening block, we highlight those shows that can help you learn more about the world in which we live.

Direct Selections
Direct Selections Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

A Direct Selection is a series selected to Minnesota WebFest directly through a partner festival. Direct selections tend to highlight the talent of a particular region in the world.

Pilots
Pilots Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

This screening block showcases all of the official selections in our pilots category. Catch the episodes designed to make you watch to watch more.

Family and Young Adult
Family and Young Adult Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

Our selections targeted at families, late teens, and young adults. Note that some content in this screening block deals with common high school and college themes and thus is not suitable for young children.

World Premiere: Hidden Falls
World Premiere: Hidden Falls Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

The world premiere for Hidden Falls will take place at Minnesota WebFest on September 25, 2021. Can't make it? Catch the series online in this special screening block.

Alumni (USA)
Alumni (USA) Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

It's year five and we want to highlight those creators who continue to entertain with new seasons and new series. The block focuses on Minnesota WebFest alumni from the United States.

Best in Fest Competition
Best in Fest Competition Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

This screening block contains all series that are being considered for our two separate "Best in Fest" categories: "BEST OF THE WORLD" and "BEST OF THE UNITED STATES".

The winners of these two awards along with the winner of BEST OF MINNESOTA will be receiving something more than a trophy this year. Tune into the awards ceremony to learn more!

Made in Minnesota
Made in Minnesota Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

Minnesota WebFest spotlights our home-grown talent! Take a look at the series made by Minnesota filmmakers or made in Minnesota.

Preserving Language and Culture
Preserving Language and Culture Screening Block
Available: Sep 23, 2021 05:00 Until: Sep 27, 2021 04:59

This screening block highlights series that work to preserve languages and cultures that are often cut off by dominant media.

In-Person
In-Person Screening Block
Available: Sep 25, 2021 15:30 Until: Sep 25, 2021 18:30

This special screening block runs concurrently while these same shows are being screened in-person at Minnesota WebFest 2021 in the Minnetonka Room at Radisson Blu Mall of America. The in-person event will be followed by a live Q&A that will be simulcast after the in-person screenings.

Coming Soon: Our Festival Program

We are currently putting together the schedule for this year's event. Come back to this page as we add items to our festival program.