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MINT Film Festival commences in Downtown Billings

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The first Montana International Film Festival in Billings opens Friday night.

KULR-8 spoke with the venue manager of the Babcock Theater, Ryan Kabeary. He said films from all around the globe will be in the Magic City for the film festival.    The three day event will be located in downtown Billings, using venues such as the Art House Cinema & Pub and the Babcock Theater.

Kabeary said the film festival is a family-friendly environment and open to the public.

"Film festivals are important to communities because, one, it brings people together to watch something," Kabeary said. Cinema itself provides a really open space for people to witness something together and then have an opportunity to talk about it afterward, to dialogue. I think Billing swill benefit from seeing a lot of these films that we're bringing."

The M.I.N.T film festival will feature three days of films, a series of discussion panels, after parties, special guests, a red carpet event, and opportunities for community engagement.

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