2019 Film Festival

Festival Events


Film Awards Gala

The Palm Springs International Film Festival's signature showpiece event - and by far our biggest fundraiser - is the annual Film Awards Gala. This dazzling celebration of old school Hollywood star power, glamour and talent kicks off Awards season each year, and takes locals back to the time when Palm Springs was the playground... Read More

Jan 3, 2019 5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Palm Springs Convention Center


Opening Night

Friday, January 4, 2019. Our annual Opening Night Screening followed by a reception. Tickets on sale December 26, 2018 @ 9am. Film Society members may purchase beginning December 23, 2018 @ 9am. Read More


Closing Night

Sunday, January 13, 2019. Our annual Closing Night screening with awards announcements followed by a reception. Tickets on sale December 26, 2018 @ 9am. Film Society members may purchase beginning December 23, 2018 @ 9am. Read More



2019 Film Festival