Lone Star Film Festival 2018

October 16,2018


NBC DFW news article by Michael Gibson Jr. and Holland Sanders

NBC 5 and Telemundo 39 invite you to the 2018 Lone Star Film Festival (LSFF) November 7 - November 11 in Sundance Square in Fort Worth. Since being founded twelve years ago, LSFF has evolved into a premier destination for filmmakers, producers, industry professionals and film enthusiasts, with the honor of being ranked as a “Top 50 Film Festival” by Movie Maker Magazine.

Every fall, LSFF strives to provide the finest in independent and big budget feature films, documentaries and shorts in a festive environment that allows attendees to mix with a dynamic group of stars and celebrities while showcasing the great city of cowboys and culture.

Cine-Más: 
LSFF is proud to introduce Cine-Más -- a new initiative to be launched at the 12th Annual Festival in partnership with our sister station, Telemundo 39. A curated selection of culturally significant films, LSFF’s Cine-Más will showcase Latin-American full length features during the 12th Annual Lone Star Film Festival. The Festival series will interweave ten blocks of programming that depict facets of Hispanic and Latino/a/x life with powerful themes of familial bonds, strong female leads, music, and cultural icons.

The Cine-Más seletion includes:
•    La Gran Promesa - Drama by Jorge Ramírez Suárez
•    Rich Kids - Drama by Laura Somers
•    American Curious - Romance by Gabylu Lara
•    La Sargento Matacho - Drama by William González
•    Ruben Blades is Not My Name  - Documentary by Abner Benaim  

Select films will feature a special Q&A session with one or more of the film’s representatives. Films with Q&As to be determined. Tickets start as low as $15!

For tickets, more information, and a full schedule of events, visit www.lonestarfilmfestival.com.

Lone Star Film Festival 2018
November 7 - November 11
Sundance Square in Fort Worth
For a Full Schedule of Events:
www.lonestarfilmfestival.com

SCHEDULED EVENTS:

Lone Star Film Festival Ball
Saturday, November 8, 2018 
Dinner & Award Presentation: 7:00 p.m.
The Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel 
Grand Ballroom
200 Main Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Honoree: Pat Green

Happy Hours at Fort Worth Live 
November 7-10
4:00 pm – 6:00 p.m. & 10:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
306 Houston St
Fort Worth, TX 76102
All Access Badge holders who attend happy hours receive free Lone Star beer.

Keynote Address with Michael Deluca
Saturday, November 10
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sundance Square Pavilion 
E. 3rd Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Awards Party at the Sundance Square Pavilion: 
2018 Lone Star Film Festival Cocktail Reception & Awards Presentation
Saturday, November 10
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sundance Square Pavilion
E 3rd Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102