Showcase for student film

A thoughtfully curated environment with maximum opportunity for engagement with a public audience

Professional Development

Opportunities to expand your artistic networks, interact with fellow filmmakers, and discuss your work with OU Cinema faculty

Juried Awards

Jury prizes will be awarded in a variety of categories, recognizing distinguished filmmaking and achievement through a variety of craft awards

OU CINEMA

For those students considering pursuing a degree in film, Grizzdance will provide an unparalleled behind-the-scenes tour of the OU Cinema program 

2-8-2020: Grizzdance Returns.

Grizzdance Film Festival is an opportunity for the brightest young filmmaking talents from Metro Detroit to showcase their work, develop their skills, and engage with public audiences, college students, and university faculty.

SHOWCASE

A thoughtfully curated environment with maximum opportunity for engagement with a public audience

JURIED AWARDS

Jury prizes will be awarded in a variety of categories, recognizing distinguished filmmaking and achievement through a variety of craft awards

NETWORKING

Opportunities to expand your artistic networks, interact with fellow filmmakers, and discuss your work with OU Cinema faculty

OU CINEMA

For those students considering pursuing a degree in film, Grizzdance will provide an unparalleled behind-the-scenes tour of the OU Cinema program 

Our Team

Grizzdance Film Festival is programmed by a team of student programmers, working with a group of OU Cinema faculty. 

Madyson Dejausserand

Programmer

Michaela Dorflinger

Programmer

Joshua Fairless

Programmer

Brittany Guzynski

Programmer

Ian Haas

Programmer

Sabrina Jones

Programmer

Wyatt Key

Programmer

Emily Koenig

Programmer

Sheridan Nunnery

Programmer

Drew Sweet

Programmer

Brian Westergaard

Programmer

Katie Williams

Programmer

Adam Gould

Faculty Advisor

Brendan Kredell

Faculty Advisor

Justin Reifert

Faculty Advisor

Annie Sullivan

Faculty Advisor