01 11 The Stars Are Shining At The Palm Springs International Film Festival POSTED BY Audrey McGill COMMENTS The stars are shining brightly at the annual Palm Springs International Film Festival! This is the perfect opportunity to soak up some winter sunshine, hobnob with Hollywood celebrities, and partake in a celebration of film around the world. Ongoing through January 16th, there are more than enough movie screenings and parties to attend to indulge your inner film buff. Originally promoted by Sonny Bono since its beginning in 1989, this film festival has mainly been known as screening most foreign film Oscar nominees. Check out the festival’s schedule and plan your trip to one of our favorite events in Palm Springs. Some good bets: Talking Pictures: “The opportunity to engage directly with filmmakers and hear their insights and observations at first hand is one of those things that makes this Festival special. As we go to press we’re still confirming talent for our popular Talking Pictures program, conversations with A-list directors, actors and creative talents, moderated by a leading entertainment journalist, dedicated to exploring the stories behind the stories.” Elle, Jan 13, 2017 8:00 p.m. – 10:15 p.m. Camelot Theatres The World Cinema Party: Celebrate the World of Cinema January 14, 2017, 9:30-11:30pm, at a party at The Bank, a unique event venue, originally built in 1955 as the Coachella Valley Savings and Loan! *Sign up here for more information on our presence in Palm Springs! Related Posts360modern at Modernism Week 2017A Very Merry Modernist HolidayDesert Modernism and Palm SpringsEdris House: A Desert Modern Masterpiece in Palm SpringsModTraveler.net for the Modern Traveler This entry was posted in Events, Palm Springs and tagged Palm Springs International Film Festival. Bookmark the permalink.