Recent Sponsors and Donors

Digital Cinema Initiative

The IFS was able to comply with the Digital Cinema Initiative with assistance from

  • The CU Film Studies Program
  • The MacArthur Foundation

As well as help and financial support from the following individuals

  • Micah Abram
  • Jason Adler
  • Robert Aldrich
  • Jerry Aronson
  • Robert Baskerville
  • Dede Baskerville
  • Brian Beamer
  • Curt Beery
  • Krissy Beery
  • Lianna Bodzin
  • David Brunel
  • John Buetow
  • Derek Cianfrance
  • Connie Compos
  • Alex Cox
  • Tod Davies
  • Jane Elvins
  • David Freeman
  • Silvia Gates
  • Carol Gerlitz
  • Steve Goldhaber
  • Doris Goodrich
  • Robert Goodrich
  • Randi Grassgreen
  • Nadia Halstead
  • Wyndham Hannaway
  • Elena Hoffrichter
  • Debra Kennedy
  • Mireille Key
  • Rolf Kjolseth
  • Silvia Kjolseth
  • Nicole Larson
  • Noah Larson
  • Bradford Lewis
  • Gerra Lewis
  • John Lichter
  • John McCorvie
  • John McKune,Paula Muir
  • Rivvy Neshama
  • James Palmer
  • Sue Palmer
  • Gregory C. Pappas
  • Casey Parsons
  • Thomas Pelt
  • Juli Ren
  • Tim Rohrer
  • Helene des Rosiers
  • Derek Scruggs
  • Stacey Steers
  • Kathie Stenberg
  • Linda Stonerock
  • Eric Stough
  • Ryann Stough
  • John Templeton
  • Philip Tobias
  • Mariana Vertenstain
  • Karen Weber
  • Philip Weber
  • Gemma Webster
  • Ron Wright
  • The many others who donated anonymously.

Thank you!


10 films for $60 with punch card
$9 general admission. $7 w/UCB student ID, $7 for senior citizens
$1 discount to anyone with a bike helmet
Free on your birthday! CU Cinema Studies students get in free.


Pay lot 360 (now only $1/hour!), across from the buffalo statue and next to the Duane Physics tower, is closest to Muenzinger. Free parking can be found after 5pm at the meters along Colorado Ave east of Folsom stadium and along University Ave west of Macky.


Park elsewhere and catch the HOP to campus

International Film Series

(Originally called The University Film Commission)
Established 1941 by James Sandoe.

First Person Cinema

(Originally called The Experimental Cinema Group)
Established 1955 by Carla Selby, Gladney Oakley, Bruce Conner and Stan Brakhage.

C.U. Film Program

(AKA The Rocky Mountain Film Center)
First offered degrees in filmmaking and critical studies in 1989 under the guidance of Virgil Grillo.

Celebrating Stan

Created by Suranjan Ganguly in 2003.

C.U. Department of Cinema Studies & Moving Image Arts

Established 2017 by Chair Ernesto Acevedo-Muñoz.

Thank you, sponsors!
Boulder International Film Festival
Department of Cinema Studies & Moving Image Arts

Looking for a gift for a friend?
Buy a Frequent Patron Punch Card for $60 at any IFS show. With the punch card you can see ten films (a value of $90).

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