Week Two of the Phoenix Film Festival

The second week of the Phoenix Film Festival was filled with some real gems. I saw more incredible Copper Wing Award competition films, meaning they were up for awards consideration in several categories such as the one selected by the audience as their favorite. I also saw some Centerpiece films. They’re not shown to win awards but rather for word of mouth or to have you tell people about their movie before it comes out. This boosts the potential of all films seen at the festival.

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It’s showtime! The Phoenix Film Festival is thrilled to announce their spectacularly awesome, fun-filled Kids’ Day on April 6th. Guess what – you and your family are our special guests, and it’s FREE entry for all!


Clear your schedules and step into the vibrant setting of the Party Pavilion Tent from 10am to 3pm. It’s an unparalleled opportunity for kids of all ages to dive right into the magic of cinema, unleash their imagination, and discover new passions!

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A Chat with Jason Carney, Director of the Phoenix Film Festival

Speaking with Jason Carney is always a treat. If you catch him running around the theater during the festival, he’ll be too busy to talk, but he’ll always appreciate a hello or a thumbs up.


Be sure to let him know what a special festival the Phoenix Film Festival really is to you. Read more

FILM FANS!! Tickets are on Sale for the 2023 Phoenix FIlm Festival!

Get your tickets for the 2023

Phoenix Film Festival!


Tickets are on sale for the 2023 Phoenix Film Festival! You can currently purchase individual tickets or passes online through our ticketing partner Brown Paper Tickets.

You can also purchase by phone through our office number at 480-513-3195. Not sure what pass to purchase? Here’s a quick guide to help you decide which pass would be best for you.

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Phoenix Film Festival 2022 Copper Wing Award Winners

The Phoenix Film Festival awarded the 2022 Copper Wing Awards as part of the closing night events for this year’s film festival.


Awards were given out in thirty different categories for both the Phoenix Film Festival and the International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival.

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