Liberty Hall and the City of Tyler are pleased to announce the return of the Downtown Tyler Film Festival.

After a hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are eager to share wonderful short films from all over the world during the four-day virtual event beginning June 10 to 13.

Ticket holders will attend the event virtually through a link emailed two hours before the start of the event each night.  Please note the video page will not be accessible until the stated event time and will become unavailable an hour after the event is finished.

Tickets are now on sale at TylerFilmFest.com and LibertyTyler.com. Passes for individual nights are $15 each or purchase a four-day pass for $50.

The festival is comprised of short films no longer than 15 minutes from around the world. They represent a variety of genres including comedy, drama, documentary, and science fiction.

  • Thursday, June 10 at 7 p.m. will feature the work of numerous young filmmakers, students under the age of 18.
  • Friday, June 11 at 7 p.m. will feature shorts primarily produced in the state of Texas.
  • Saturday, June 12 p.m. will feature works from other states and countries, including Egypt, Canada, Italy, Peru, and many others.
  • Sunday, June 13 p.m. the top-rated short films from each night will be re-shown during the Best of the Fest screening. Festival winners will be announced and presented with their awards.

Questions regarding your tickets and the festival can be directed to LibertyHall@TylerTexas.com.

The 2021 Downtown Tyler Film Festival is sponsored by Republic Services, Plaza Tower, People’s Petroleum Building, CBS19, Townsquare Media, and the Texas Film Commission.

More information is available at www.TylerFilmFest.com or by following Tyler Film Fest on Facebook and Instagram. Any inquiries should be made to Liberty Hall at (903) 595-7248.

Please note that some films feature mature content. Parents are urged to use discretion and refer to the festival schedule and program guide for film content.

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