Tallgrass Film Association encourages students to attend the festival. The following programs are offered for students free or at a low cost.
Free Films Friday: A selection of educational films are offered free of charge for students (and seniors) with valid ID, between 9:00 a.m and 5:00 p.m.
Filmmaker Panels & Workshops: Various filmmaker panels will be offered throughout the weekend free of charge at the Wichita Film Commission stage in the Heroes Hospitality Tent outside the Orpheum Theatre. Discounts are also offered to students for all festival workshops with a registration fee.
General Admission Ticket Discounts: All general admission film tickets are just $8 for students and teachers with valid ID. In addition, all films on Thursday and Friday before 5 p.m. are offered at the $5 matinee price.
Student TALLPass: For the first time, Tallgrass will be offering a discounted TALLPass for students with valid ID. The pass allows the bearer admission to all general admission films and gala films only. ($75)
High school and college students are encouraged to volunteer at the festival. It’s a great way to meet people in the local and national filmmaking communities and a nice addition to any resume. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (316) 409-3376.