All The Reasons Why You’ll Love The Palm Springs ShortFest, THE WESTCOTT

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March 21, 2017

All The Reasons Why You’ll Love The Palm Springs ShortFest

All The Reasons Why You’ll Love The Palm Springs ShortFest, THE WESTCOTT

Cinema is a beautiful part of our culture; it’s an amazing art form communicating an infinite number of ideas, emotions, and events through visual storytelling and skilled directing.  If you want to see cinematography at its finest, as well as learn about the efforts that go into creating such incredible films, you should attend the Palm Springs International ShortFest in Palm Springs, California!  Hosted by the Palm Springs International Film Society, this event helps educate the public about both sides of the camera through screenings of different motion pictures, lively discussions with filmmakers, special presentations, and elegant receptions.  For years, the Palm Springs ShortFest has enthralled audiences by showing some of the most moving and captivating pieces from all over the world.  Find out what this event has in store and make plans to go this year to learn more about this art form.

All About the Palm Springs ShortFest 2017

The Palm Springs ShortFest 2017 is an event that can’t be missed; the films you see here are truly one-of-a-kind in their quality and creativity.  Nearly 325 different films will be shown at this year’s festival, selected from more than 4,000 submissions representing over 50 countries.  The films are grouped together in 90-minute themed programs. Over the years, over 100 short films have received Oscar® nominations and/or awards by the Academy of Motion Pictures.   These outstanding films will be accompanied with educational seminars and lectures to complete the cinematic experience.  The full, detailed schedule for the 2017 Palm Springs ShortFest will be posted on their website June 12 and the festival itself will take place the week of June 20-26, 2017. Passes will be available for purchase on April 1, 2017 while individual tickets can be purchased beginning June 14,2017.

About the Palm Springs International Film Society

The Palm Springs International Film Society is the organization that makes the Palm Springs ShortFest, as well as the Palm Springs International Film Festival possible every year.  A non-profit organization, they strive to educate the community with the best information about film and the arts through their annual festivals as well as frequent screenings and discussions of quintessential movies, both local and foreign.

Don’t miss this opportunity to attend one of the greatest film festivals in the country; purchase your tickets online to join in on all the fun!

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Complete your exciting getaway to the gorgeous desert town of Palm Springs, CA, by staying in the best accommodations possible! POSH Palm Springs Inn is an unique bed and breakfast specializing in providing each and every guest comfortable furnishings and extraordinary amenities.  You can choose from exploring the abundant attractions and things to do in the surrounding area, or simply unwind in our peaceful environment.  Enjoy a hot, homemade breakfast first thing in the morning or treat yourself to a POSH martini at our Poolside Happy Hour.  You’re guaranteed to enjoy our lovely oasis in the desert, so check our availability and book your stay today!

Photo Credit: Jake Hills.