Every fall beautiful downtown Bozeman, Montana, is the location of the Hatch Film Festival. This years HATCHfest is from September 30 through October 3. Throughout the week there will be screenings of ten feature films, ten ground breaker films, a shorts program, musical events, mentoring workshops, 2 dedicated lounge areas for guests and invitees and a closing night award ceremony. All events will be held at the Emerson Cultural Center at 111 S. Grand Ave.
HATCH is a year round non-profit organization, designed to develop and foster the growth of creative minds in various industries through mentorship, exposure, and networking. Since it’s inception in 2004, Hatch has successfully developed an environment that strikes the enthusiasm and stimulation of young artist’s creativity throughout the world, by connecting new filmmakers, musicians, photographers, designers, architects, writers and fine artists with award-winning veterans in the entertainment industry. The mission of HATCH is to provide mentorship, education, inspiration and recognition to the next generation of creative innovators.