Film Screening

This 60-minute screening of 5 short documentaries features present-day slices of life from California to India.

The subjects of these documentaries include an Indigenous tribe’s powerful connection with buffalo, a woman from Bangkok whose spirit is renewed thanks to a bicycle that was restored from a trash can, University of Michigan students who are saying goodbye to their favorite pizza joint, and more! 


PERSONAL DOCUMENTS is a part of the 2022 Film Festival Pass — the best value to see all of the 43 extraordinary films in the International Film Festival this summer from August 20 – 26.  Passes are on sale now. 

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Friday, August 26, 2022, 4:00PM


We are committed to the health and safety of our community. As plans progress for our 2023 "Essence of the Artist" season, we will continue to monitor the national and state health guidelines. We will update this page so you know what to expect when visiting the Emberlight Festival.