• Feature Fest

    2019 Palm Springs International Film Festival

    January 3-14, 2019 Read More

  • ShortFest Programs

    Palm Springs Art Museum Summer Film Series

    It's free, it's fun, and it's all about Fashion. Some people may desert us, but for the hardcore desert dwellers who embrace the heat, we've crafted a summer series of films for you to enjoy in our cool air-conditioned Annenberg Theater. Learn More

  • Films on the Great Lawn @ Sunnylands

    Back this fall with films that are all about the birds. Screenings take place on three consecutive Fridays in September, with movies beginning at 8:00 pm. It's FREE! Alfred Hitchcock, an inspiring eagle huntress and a coming-of-age film will take you to new heights under the stars. View Schedule

  • Seats and tables available to purchase August 1, 2018

    An evening of high style, glitz, and fellowship, this event honors the year’s best achievements in cinema and raises more than $1 million in funding for the Palm Springs International Film Society. Details

  • American Express® Card Member Opportunities

    American Express will be offering special opportunities and passes to eligible American Express Card Members beginning July 25, 2018. Details

2019 International Film Festival

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Film Awards Gala

Tables and tickets on sale August 1, 2018    More Information


Festival Passes allow for priority admission to regular screenings without...    More Information

UCR Palm Desert: Summer Lit Flicks

This series, in partnership with the Palm Springs International Film...    More Information

Film Society Membership

Benefits include pre-release screenings, early ticket access    More Information

Film Society


The Film Festival and ShortFest are presented by the Film Society under our mission of nurturing new filmmaking talent, honoring the great masters of film, and providing audiences with an appreciation of world cinema.


The Palm Springs International Film Society presents Educational Programs that bring students into the world of cinema with engaging opportunities and in-depth experiences in the classroom, in our offices, and at our Festivals.


Members enjoy exclusive invitations to pre-release screenings of major motion pictures throughout the year, a sneak peek into PSIFF at the highly anticipated annual Member Preview Night, Early Bird Box Office access to our Festivals, and much more.