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Texas Film Festivals

Texas Film Festivals

January

February

HOUSTON AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.houstonafricanfilmfestival.org/

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

REELABILITIES: HOUSTON DISABILITIES FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.reelabilitieshouston.org/

(Feb. 19-23, 2017 in Houston, TX)

BOOMTOWN FILM AND MUSIC FESTIVAL

http://www.boomtownfestival.com/

(Festival: Feb. 16-19, 2017 in Beaumont, TX)

TEXAS BLACK FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.texasblackfilmfestival.com

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

THIN LINE FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.thinlinefilmfest.com/

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

INSPIRE FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.inspirefilmfest.com/

(Festival: February 23-26, 2017 in The Woodlands, TX)

NACOGDOCHES FILM FESTIVAL

https://www.nacogdochesfilmfestival.org

(Festival: February 24-26, 2017)

TEXAS INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL

http://txfilmfest.com

(Festival: February 26-27, 2016 in Bryan, TX)

March

HOUSTON JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.erjcchouston.org/filmfest

(Festival: Mar. 5-19, 2017 in Houston, TX)

FOTOFEST 2018 BIENNIAL

http://www.fotofest.org

(March 10-April 22, 2018 in Houston, TX)

SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.sxsw.com/film

(Festival: Mar. 10-18, 2017 in Austin, TX)

THE ZONE SCI-FI AND FANTASY FILM RACE AND FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.thezonescifan.com/

(Festival: Mar. 16-23, 2017 in Houston, TX)

VICTORIA TX INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL

http://vtxiff.com

(Festival: March 18-21, 2016 in Victoria, TX)

HOUSTON BLACK FILM FESTIVAL

http://houstonblackfilmfest.com

(Festival: March 23-26, 2017 in Houston, TX)

HOUSTON LATINO FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.houstonlatinofilm.com

(Festival: March 25-27, 2016 in Houston, TX)

DALLAS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.dallasfilm.org

(Festival: Mar 30- Apr 9, 2017 in Dallas, TX)

April

NATIONAL BLACK FILM FESTIVAL

http://nationalblackfilmfestival.com

(Festival: April 5-9, 2017 in Houston, TX)

AUSTIN COMEDY SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.austincomedyshortfilmfestival.com

(Festival: April 19, 2016 in Austin, TX)

WORLDFEST-HOUSTON INDEPENDENT FILM & VIDEO FESTIVAL

https://worldfest.org

(Festival: April 21-30, 2017 in Houston, TX)

HILL COUNTRY FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.hillcountryff.com

(Festival: April 27-30, 2017 in Fredericksburg, TX)

QUEER HIPPO INTERNATIONAL LGBT FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.queerhippo.com

(Festival: April 20-22, 2018 in Houston, TX)

May

HOUSTON COMEDY FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.houstoncomedyfilmfestival.com

(May 5-7, 2016 in Houston, TX)

COMICPALOOZA

http://comicpalooza.com

(Festival: May 12-14, 2017 in Houston, TX)

HOUSTON PALESTINE FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.hpff.org

(Festival: May 19-21, 2017 in Houston, TX)

14 PEWS – TBD

http://14pews.org

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

SMITHVILLE – TBD

http://www.smithvilletx.org

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

MOUNTAINFILM IN TELLURIDE FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.mountainfilm.org/tour/schedule

(Festival: May 26-29, 2017 in Houston, TX)

June

APOLLOCON

http://www.apollocon.org

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

ATX TELEVISION FESTIVAL

http://www.atxfestival.com

(Festival: Jun. 8-11, 2017 in Austin, TX)

LITERALLY SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.literallyshort.com

(Festival: June 14-18, 2017 in Houston, TX)

OAK CLIFF FILM FESTIVAL

http://oakclifffilmfestival.com

(Festival: June 16-29, 2016 in Oak Cliff, TX)

HOUSTON ASIAN AMERICAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER FILM FESTIVAL

http://haapiff.org

(Festival: June 9-11 & 17-18, 2016 in Houston, TX)

AUSTIN WEBFEST

http://www.austinwebfestival.com

(Festival: June 29-July 2, 2017 in Austin, TX)

July

ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL OF DALLAS

http://asianfilmdallas.com

(Festival: July 14-21, 2016 in Dallas, TX)

Lionshead Film Festival, Dallas, TX

(Festival: July 8, 2017)

http://www.lionsheadfilmfestival.com

MARFA FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.marfafilmfestival.org

(Festival: July 12-16, 2017 in Marfa, TX)

August

SAN ANTONIO FILM FESTIVAL

http://safilm.com/

(Festival: August 1-6, 2017 in San Antonio, TX)

PLAZA CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL

http://plazaclassic.com

(Festival: Aug. 3-13, 2017 in El Paso, TX)

ARCHITECTURE CENTER HOUSTON FILM FESTIVAL

http://aiahouston.org

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

CAPITAL CITY BLACK FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.capcitybff.com/

(Festival: August 2017 in Austin, TX)

SENORITA CINEMA

http://www.senoritacinema.com

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

September

THE AUSTIN GAY AND LESBIAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.agliff.org

(Festival: Dates Sept. 8-11, 2016 in Austin, TX)

GULF COAST FILM AND VIDEO FESTIVAL

http://www.gulfcoastfilmfest.com

(Festival: Sept. 23-24, 2016 in Houston, TX)

THIRD COAST DANCE FILM FESTIVAL

http://thirdcoastdancefilmfestival.wordpress.com

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

FANTASTIC FEST

http://www.fantasticfest.com

(Festival: Sept. 22-29, 2016 in Austin, TX)

October

CHICK FLICKS FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.wifdallas.org

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

DALLAS VIDEOFEST

http://www.videofest.org

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

FLATLAND FILM FESTIVAL

http://flatlandfilmfestival.com

(Festival: Oct. 6-8, 2016 in Lubbock, TX)

HOUSTON TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.mfah.org/film

October 13-15, 2017

AUSTIN FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.austinfilmfestival.com

(Festival: Oct. 13-20, 2016 in Austin, TX)

NEXT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

http://niffhouston.org/

(Festival: Oct. 12-16, 2016 in Houston, TX)

SPLATTERFEST HORROR FILM FESTIVAL AND CONVENTION

http://www.splatterfest.com/

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

SAN ANTONIO HORRIFIC FILM FEST

http://www.horrificfilmfest.com

(Festival: October 21-23, 2016 in San Antonio, TX)

INDIAN FILM FESTIVAL OF HOUSTON

http://www.iffhinc.org

(Festival: October 28 & 29, 2016 in Houston, TX)

November

ROCKPORT FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.rockportfilmfest.com

(Festival: Nov. 3-5, 2016 in Rockport, TX)

LONE STAR INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.lonestarfilmfestival.com/

(Festival: November 10-13, 2016 in Ft. Worth, TX)

CINEMA TOUCHING DISABILITY FILM FESTIVAL AND SHORT FILM COMPETITION

http://www.txdisabilities.org/news-events/film-festival/filmfestival-2015/about3

(Festival: Nov. 4-5, 2016 in Austin, TX)

HOUSECORE HORROR FILM FESTIVAL

http://housecorehorrorfilmfestival.com

(Festival: Dates N/A – check website)

HOUSTON CINEMA ARTS FESTIVAL

http://cinemartsociety.org

(Festival: Nov. 9-13, 2017 in Houston, TX)

CINESOL FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.cinesol.com

(Festival: November 19-20, 2016 in McAllen, TX)

December

VENEZUELAN FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.venezuelanfilmfest.com/

(Festival: December 1-4 2016 in Houston, TX)

OTHER WORLDS AUSTIN SCIFI FILM FESTIVAL

http://www.otherworldsaustin.com/

(Festival: Dec. 1-4, 2015 in Austin, TX)