The Downtown Tyler Film Festival is pleased to announce that tickets for the Sept. 21 through 24 event are now on sale at

The daily pass for Wednesday through Friday is only $5; Saturday night’s “Best of the Fest,” which includes food and drinks at the post-party, is $10; the Producer’s all-access pass is available for only $20.

A celebration of storytelling through film, the Downtown Tyler Film Festival has grown to be an international film festival comprised of short films from around the world; England, Spain, Iran and more.  The festival also seeks to encourage local East Texas independent films.

All entries are 15 minutes or less and represent a variety of genres including comedy, drama, documentary and science fiction. Thursday night will feature the work of numerous young filmmakers, students under the age of 18.

The top short films from each night will be re-shown in the “Best of the Fest” screening on Saturday night.  Contest winners will be announced and will receive cash prizes.

More information is available at or by following Tyler Film Fest on Facebook and Twitter. Any inquiries should be made to the Main Street Department at 903-593-6905.

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