Mansfield International Film Festival

The Second Annual MIFF and Competition will be held March 20-22, 2020, and it is the perfect festival for new and experienced film directors!

The festival will showcase documentary, narrative, experimental, foreign and student feature length and short films from filmmakers around the world. MIFF Co-Founders Christopher Bryant and Monica McDowell-King are thrilled to bring this collection of exciting new films to North Texas for the second year in a row. In addition to a full roster of film screenings, the festival will feature panel discussions by industry professionals and an opening night film screening and gala at the Farr Best Theater.

MIFF will also continue its tradition of honoring late filmmaker Thomas King with a tribute and presentation of the Thomas King Award of Film Excellence. Categories will include Documentary, Narrative Feature, Short, Documentary Short, Experimental, & Student categories. And - introducing- The Thomas N. King Award for the best overall film at this year's festival! New this year is our animated film category!

MIFF will close with an awards ceremony honoring the fest’s best and brightest films and filmmakers at The Farr Best Theater on Sunday. In addition to festival activities, guests can enjoy the multitude of attractions within walking distance of festival headquarters and the historic Farr Best Theater. The MIFF is designed and destined to be an event that will help shape the classy yet entertaining reputation of the great city of Mansfield!

Awards & Prizes

Each category will feature a First place winner. All directors selected to the film festival will be invited to a private VIP networking event, where you will have the chance to meet the esteemed directors & panelists, as well as our celebrity guest for the fesitval!


Book your group rate for Mansfield International Film Festival

You will find the information for your online reservation link below. 
Start Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
End Date: Monday, March 23, 2020
Last Day to Book: Sunday, March 1, 2020
Hotel offering your special group rate: Fairfield Inn & Suites Dallas Mansfield for 129 USD per night


Mar 20th, 2020 10:00am - Mar 22nd, 2020 6:00pm


Tickets are on sale at Eventbrite and Film Freeway with All Access Festival Passes, Daily Passes, Single Film Screening and discounted Student tickets available.

All Access which includes All Films and Celeb Screening - $150

Opening Night Screening Only - $85

Day Pass - $35

Single Tickets - $8 (for features and short blocks)

Student Tickets - $5

Registration Link

Register Here


Farr Best Theater
109 N. Main Street
Mansfield, TX, Texas 76063

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