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March 28, 2016

You Don't Want to Miss the Palm Springs ShortFest, One of the Best Events of the Year!

Posted by: Mathew Westcott

You Don't Want to Miss the Palm Springs ShortFest, One of the Best Events of the Year!

Cinema is such a beautiful part of our culture; it’s an amazing form of art that can communicate an infinite number of ideas, emotions, events, and more 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 a variety 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 than you ever have before.

 All About the Palm Springs ShortFest 2016

The Palm Springs ShortFest 2016 is an event that can’t be missed; the films you see here are truly one-of-a-kind in their quality and creativity.  Over 300 different films will be shown at this year’s festival, representing over 50 countries total.  Select films will be available online as of June 1st, so those who are interested in attending can watch some pieces beforehand and vote for their favorites.  These outstanding films will be accompanied with educational seminars and lectures to complete the cinematic experience.  The full, detailed schedule for the 2016 Palm Springs ShortFest will be posted on their website June 12 and the festival itself will take place the week of June 21-27.

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 and a variety of other related events, possible every year.  A non-profit organization, they strive to provide the community with the best education 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 today to join in on all the fun!

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