Events

Upcoming Events


Film to Table: Food Shorts and Pairings

Our annual collaboration with Restaurant Good Luck pairs four short, food-centric documentaries with four food and wine courses they inspire, each one created by Chef Dan Martello and the talented crew at Good Luck.

Film To Table serves as the inaugural event for...

Monthly Series: Slay The Dragon

After the 2008 election, a secretive, well-funded partisan initiative poured money into state legislative races in key swing states to gain control of their redistricting processes and used high-tech analytics to dramatically skew voting maps based on demographic data. The result is one of the...

Monthly Series: Slay The Dragon

After the 2008 election, a secretive, well-funded partisan initiative poured money into state legislative races in key swing states to gain control of their redistricting processes and used high-tech analytics to dramatically skew voting maps based on demographic data. The result is one of the...

Previous Events


Film to Table at Good Luck

Four delicious courses, four fun short films, and four superb wines, Film To Table 2019 was a blast. Thanks to all who helped us kick off One Take Film Festival 2019 in spectacular fashion. Special thanks to Restaurant Good Luck, Chef Dan Martello , and the Good Luck staff for hosting....

OTFF & Frameless Labs present the VR Garden

OTFF's VR Garden is back for year two! 

Frameless Labs and the MAGIC Center at Rochester Institute of Technology are a collaborative community that serves to foster efforts in emerging media, content, and technology throughout the Rochester region.  Frameless Labs is once again teaming up...

Double Take Vanguard Award

Double Take Vanguard Award

The One Take Film Festival's Double Take Vanguard Award is an annual presentation that spotlights the work of an artist during the festival.  By presenting the audience with an opportunity to take a second look at a previous work from the recipient, and also...

One Take Film Festival House Band: Guy Higgins and Friends

Guy Higgins and Friends return to create and curate music in the Little Cafe for the 3nd annual One Take Film Festival!

As a drummer, Guy Higgins has performed in many Rochester music projects, including Edge of Jupiter, The Sweatshop Boys, Horrific and the Horribles, Mr...

Rochester Cocktail Revival AfterHour Parties at The Little Cafe

Have a drink and speak some truths at our AfterHour parties each night in The Little Cafe!  Rochester Cocktail Revival has created a spacial cocktail available only at these parties, along with a selection of beer and wine. The party hour will be 11:30pm-12:30am April 25-27 at The Little Cafe (...

Rochester Cocktail Revival AfterHour Parties at The Little Cafe

Have a drink and speak some truths at our AfterHour parties each night in The Little Cafe!  Rochester Cocktail Revival has created a spacial cocktail available only at these parties, along with a selection of beer and wine. The party hour will be 11:30pm-12:30am April 25-27 at The Little Cafe (...

Rochester Cocktail Revival AfterHour Parties at The Little Cafe

Have a drink and speak some truths at our AfterHour parties each night in The Little Cafe!  Rochester Cocktail Revival has created a spacial cocktail available only at these parties, along with a selection of beer and wine. The party hour will be 11:30pm-12:30am April 25-27 at The Little Cafe (...

First Take Happy Hour at CURE

First Take Happy Hour -- Thursday April 25th 4:30-6pm

All OTFF Passholders are invited to join us for a special happy hour celebration at Cure Bar and Restaurant, 50 Public Market, Rochester NY

hosted by...

Final Take Brunch at The Inn on Broadway

Final Take Brunch -- Sunday April 28th, 10-11am

All OTFF Passholders are invited to join us for a special happy hour celebration at The Inn on Broadway, 26 Broadway St. Rochester NY

All passholders to...

Ear Docs: A Discussion Of Podcast Documentaries

Eat Docs: A Discussion Of Podcast Documentaries -- Saturday April 27, 1pm

Podumentaries: A discussion of podcasts and documentaries. BUY TICKETS HERE ($5).

More: Documentaries...

Free Live Music throughout The One Take Film Festival!

The Little Cafe Music Series and One Take's own House Band Guy Higgins are teaming up for FREE live music events throughout the One Take Film Festival!

Music will be in the Little Cafe with any exceptions noted below:

Thursday April 25th

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Free Live Music throughout The One Take Film Festival!

The Little Cafe Music Series and One Take's own House Band Guy Higgins are teaming up for FREE live music events throughout the One Take Film Festival!

Music will be in the Little Cafe with any exceptions noted below:

Thursday April 25th

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Free Live Music throughout The One Take Film Festival!

The Little Cafe Music Series and One Take's own House Band Guy Higgins are teaming up for FREE live music events throughout the One Take Film Festival!

Music will be in the Little Cafe with any exceptions noted below:

Thursday April 25th

...

Free Live Music throughout The One Take Film Festival!

The Little Cafe Music Series and One Take's own House Band Guy Higgins are teaming up for FREE live music events throughout the One Take Film Festival!

Music will be in the Little Cafe with any exceptions noted below:

Thursday April 25th

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One Take Monthly Series: Citizen K

The One Take Documentary series continues at The Little (240 East Ave.) leading up to the festival. Next up: Citizen K.

6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11
3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15

Oscar winning writer/director Alex Gibney’s revelatory CITIZEN K is an intimate yet...