Upcoming Community Events & Programs

2022 ShortFest Free Preview

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Join us for our free public program showcasing a diverse selection of films from recent past ShortFests, plus a sneak peek into what's coming at the 28th Palm Springs International ShortFest. Read More

POSTPONED: ShortFest at Las Palmas

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Join us for a night of short film programming from around the world, tacos, and plenty of Las Palmas Beverages. Read More

Art Museum Summer Film Series

It's free, it's fun, and it's all about the 60's. Celebrating 50 years since the end of the '60s with films reflecting the climate of the time. Presented in collaboration with Palm Springs Art Museum at the Annenberg Theater. Read More

ShortFest at Gré

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Join us for a night of short film programming from around the world, and lots and lots of delicious coffee. Read More

Films in the Gardens @ Sunnylands

Films in the Gardens is presented in partnership with the Sunnylands Center and Gardens taking place on three consecutive free outdoor film screenings on Friday's in May and September. Read More

Film Awards

The Film Awards will take place on Thursday, January 5, 2023. Tables, Seats & Passes are now on sale. The bright red carpet, shimmering gowns, sharp tuxedos, dazzling diamonds, the thrilling pop of flashbulbs, and of course the world's biggest stars... all the classic glitz and glamour that make the movies magical can be... Read More


2022 Film Festival

Based on the current rise of COVID cases, the Palm Springs International Film Society has announced that the Film Festival will not take place this year from January 7-17. This follows the cancellation of the January 6 Film Awards. After thoughtful consideration, the Film Society feels this is the most responsible decision to... Read More

ShortFest 2021

Palm Springs International ShortFest 2021 has passed. Join us in 2022 June 21-27! Our sincerest thank you to our audience, filmmakers, sponsors, & volunteers! Read More

Member Screenings

Enjoy complimentary preview screenings of upcoming theatrical releases as a member of the Palm Springs International Film Society. Read More

ShortFest Spotlight

We've curated films for your escaping pleasure. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do! Check back for additions every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Read More