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The 9th annual Dallas International Film Festival is scheduled for April 9-19, 2015. Festival Passes and Gala tickets will be available late in 2014. We will update the site with information on Festival venues and screenings in March 2015.
Revisit the films and events of the 2014 Festival here! »
Sponsor Spotlight: Lauren Embrey and the Embrey Family Foundation
We chatted DFS sponsor leaders, Lauren Embrey, President and CEO of The Embrey Family Foundation, an organization that cultivates human rights awareness and advances initiatives that challenge and embolden people to walk better in the world. Lauren and her team sponsor the Silver Heart Award.
DIFF Filmmaker Yen Tan (PIT STOP) shares his screenwriting tips and influences
Yen Tan’s feature-film writing and directing credits include CIAO (2008) and PIT STOP (2013), which won the Texas Competition Grand Jury Prize at the 2013 DIFF. DFS Senior Programmer Sarah Harris gets his thoughts on screenwriting and the process of developing a film.
Now Streaming: Watch Four Incredible DIFF Documentaries Online
NOW STREAMING: These documentaries transfixed audiences at the Dallas International Film Festival. Now you can watch them online.
Second Look: Shorts from the 2012 Fest
The inventiveness of shorts filmmakers never ceases to amaze us. Submissions for the 2012 Dallas international Film Festival include a breakfasting lost soul, a chicken in the city, a twist on history, and a conflicted father-son relationship. Watch them again.