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Dallas International Film Festival 2024


Thursday, April 25 – Thursday, May 2, 2024

Thank you, MovieHeads!  We had a wonderful eight days of film and fun with fellow aficionados at DIFF 2024, the 18th annual Dallas International Film Festival!

The Dallas International Film Festival doesn’t just screen the best narrative and documentary features and short films from across the globe . . . The interaction between story tellers, audiences and the Texas community is what we strive to develop both during the festival and throughout the year.

To see what happened at DIFF 2024, check out the following links:

DIFF 2024 Pass Information  

View the DIFF 2024 Schedule

View the DIFF 2024 FAQs

DIFF 2024 was a global adventure that featured premiere screenings, eye-opening documentaries, intriguing short films, filmmaker panels, and nightly red carpets — plus events, activations and hubs where filmmakers, screenwriters, film industry leaders, celebrities, sponsors, and audiences can all gather to enjoy and discuss film.

The Dallas International Film Festival is a special time when Dallas and the world come together to celebrate the art of film and filmmakers. Since 2006, the Festival has become the place for storytellers and audiences to connect and experience film as a community. In pursuing our mission, we are committed to:

  • Providing accessible, inclusive, immersive, educational, and entertaining film experiences for all people
  • Championing and celebrating diverse, emerging and underrepresented voices through curation of the broadest range of expression through film
  • Fostering human connection and greater appreciation for our common humanity and our rich diversity through the shared experience of film

Make your plans now to be “Where MovieHeads Go”, and we’ll see you at the movies!

For DIFF 2025 Programming inquiries, please contact Amber Ekleberry, Senior Programmer, DIFF | Dallas International Film Festival aekleberry@dallasfilm.org

Download the DIFF 2024 Quick Guide


Enjoy a Cinematic Getaway at Virgin Hotels Dallas

DIFF 2024 has wrapped, but you can still enjoy red carpet treatment at the home of our Premier Sponsor, Virgin Hotels Dallas, located in the heart of the Dallas Design District. Explore hotel happenings or level up your stay with a reservation to Commons Club.

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