29th Annual International Film Festival

01/03/2019 - 01/14/2019

Top Filmmakers Come to Palm Springs

The Palm Springs International Film Festival, presented by the Film Society, is an annual event that has become known as the first stop on the road to the Academy Awards. Every January the eyes of world cinema are on Palm Springs where new filmmaking talent and masters of world cinema come together to expand the art of film. In its 30th year, the 2018 Palm Springs International Film Festival will be bigger and better than ever.

Palm Springs Film Festival

Experience the World’s Top Independent Films

Palm Springs International Film Festival brings celebrities from all over and boasts a strong following of movie-goers. Experience movie after movie from all over the world, including many Indie favorites.

The Best Venues in Palm Springs

The goal of the International Film Festival is to promote the art of film through a 10-day event. The event, which plays host to over 130,000 attendees every year, will be hosted at Camelot Theatres, a beautiful venue located by Sunrise Park in the heart of Palm Springs.

View the 2018 schedule here.

As one of the most popular events in the area, you don’t want to miss this event. Put it on your bucket list and join us for the 29th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival!

Enjoy film after film at Palm Springs Int’l Film Festival (January) and Short Film Fest (June) of renowned worldwide films, then return to your home away from home for a smooth cocktail at the resort or walk to fine dining on El Paseo, just two blocks away. View over 3,000 films: Palm Springs International Film Festival