LA Film Festival

Festival App

Everything you need to know... Download the official 2017 LA Film Festival App.

With the official 2017 LA Film Festival App, you can view the entire Festival lineup of films and events, save your favorites, create a personalized Festival schedule, buy tickets and passes, access venue and parking info and tons more.

Bonus: save on ArcLight concessions with a special QR code!

Download the app now via iTunes or Google Play and use it throughout the Festival to enhance your experience. Just, you know, not while the movie is playing...

2017 LA Film Festival App developed by Kona Productions.


The LA Film Festival is a premier platform for new works from emerging and established independent storytellers with unique voices and innovative visions.

Taking place June 14-22, 2017, the LA Film Festival showcases compelling independent films, TV and episodic work from emerging storytellers, alongside filmmaker-driven studio titles.

The Festival fosters valuable alliances and working relationships between independent artists and the film industry. Signature programs include the Filmmaker Retreat, Coffee Talks, Master Classes, the Spirit of Independence Award, Fast Track (a film financing market) and Diversity Speaks (a forum for content creators from underrepresented communities).

A Major Awards Qualifier

Selection to the LA Film Festival qualifies films for prestigious awards, including:

  • Film Independent Spirit Awards (feature films)
  • Cinema Eye Honors for Non-Fiction Filmmaking (documentary features)
  • Academy Awards® in the Narrative, Animated and Documentary Short Film categories (short films)

Select films are eligible for a variety of Jury Awards and Audience Awards. Check back for more details on these awards in April 2017.