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The 30th Annual Austin Film Festival

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Austin Film Festival | the Long Center 2023


All Day (Thursday)(GMT-05:00)

Event Details

As the Austin Film Festival celebrates its 30th Anniversary, we celebrate its significant contribution to the world of film and storytelling. Starting October 26, the Festival will hold its celebration over eight days with events such as writing panels, hosted by renowned industry professionals; film premieres, with creatives in attendance for red carpets and post-film Q&As; and parties, where festivalgoers can divulge in drinks and discussion.

The Festival has become a cornerstone of the Austin film community, showcasing some of the most innovative and captivating stories from around the world. Not only does the Festival provide a platform for established filmmakers, but it is also a crucial avenue for emerging writers and filmmakers who are looking to make their mark on the industry. Join us as we celebrate this milestone in the power of storytelling at the Austin Film Festival!



What To Expect

  • This is an indoor event.
  • All patrons, regardless of age, require a ticket to attend the performance.
  • Prohibited items include but are not limited to: Outside food or drinks, weapons of any kind including pocket knives, Professional cameras (cameras with detachable lenses), Video cameras, illegal or illicit items of any kind, tents, vending of any kind and soliciting of any kind.
  • Animals and pets are not permitted except for properly identified service animals.

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Year-End Gift 2023 | Long Center
Your Support Today, Transforms Tomorrow

We’ve made it our mission to support creativity in all its forms, and we hope this season you’ll join us and do the same. Your donation doesn’t just support our work, it’s a declaration that creativity belongs to everyone


Become a LC member today and and get first dibs on RSVP before the public, early entrance into the venue for you and your guests, members-only bars, and other surprises!

Amplify Austin is here – and we need your help to provide free arts experiences for K-12 students through our Long Reach for the Arts program.  Because the kids need art!