• Andrew Garfield

    Andrew Garfield to receive the Desert Palm Achievement Award, Actor

    Andrew Garfield is the recipient of the Desert Palm Achievement Award, Actor for Tick...Tick... BOOM!. Read full press release

  • January 6, 2022. The Palm Springs International Film Society is recognizes the year’s best in filmmaking. Tables & seats on sale now.

    Find out more and see a complete list of 2021 award recipients click here

  • Call for Entries!

    Submissions are now open for ShortFest 2022. ShortFest is one of the largest showcases of short-form cinema in North America. The seven-day competitive festival is Academy Award, BAFTA and Goya-qualifying, screening hundreds of shorts annually from around the globe. Submit Today

  • Now accepting applications for PSIFF 2022.

    If you enjoy working collaboratively on a team, thrive in a high-paced environment and are dedicated to providing excellent customer service, we'd love to have you as part of our team. Apply Now


Film Festival 2022

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Film Awards

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Member Screenings

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Film Society Membership

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Submit to Shortfest!

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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.