DTC Film Festival (DownTown Covington)
    Presented By: Southern Hotel
    Dates: September 3, 2021 - September 4, 2021
    Recurring: Recurring daily
    Time: 4-11 PM Friday and Saturday
    Price: $20 Friday or Saturday, $30 for a Weekend Pass
    Location: Southern Hotel
    Address: 428 E. Boston St., Covington, LA 70433
    Phone: (985) 705-3380

The 4th Annual DTC Film Festival (DownTown Covington) returns to the Southern Hotel in Covington, Louisiana on Friday and Saturday, September 3-4, 2021. Admission is $20 on Friday and $20 on Saturday, or $30 for a weekend pass. Purchase tickets at DTCfilmfest.com.

The DTC (Downtown Covington) Film Festival provides a warm and welcoming environment for filmmakers to screen their work and interact with the audience in one of Louisiana's most beautiful hotels. The festival's goal is to spotlight unique stories and award filmmakers for their cinematic achievements.

All films will screen at the luxurious Southern Hotel in the heart of Downtown Covington, located just 45 minutes from New Orleans.The festival includes shorts and features, student films, locally-made and foreign films as well as panel discussions and social events with opportunities for filmmakers to interact with judges and the audience.

SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, SEP 3

5:00 PM - Drinks in the courtyard. Meet filmmakers, actors, and fellow film fans before we start watching films.
6:00 PM - Film Fest kickoff in the theater with an introduction from Shannon Stansbury, Cypress Bar's Beverage Director, and a special message from Ben Roberts, General Manager of Southern Hotel.
6:15 PM - A collection of short films
7:30 PM - A collection of short films
8:00 PM - Our feature film of the evening
9:30 PM - Party in the Courtyard with the opening night filmmakers

SATURDAY, SEP 4

5:00 PM - Drinks in the courtyard. Meet filmmakers, actors, and fellow film fans before we start watching films.
6:00PM - A collection of short films
7:00PM - A collection of short films
8:00 PM - Our feature film of the evening
9:30 PM - Party in the courtyard with the closing night filmmakers


ABOUT FESTIVAL HOST - SOUTHERN HOTEL

Located just 45 minutes north of New Orleans, the Southern Hotel’s vaunted history of hospitality began in 1907 as a physical and spiritual retreat where visitors could re-energize amidst the cool breeze, piney woods and mineral springs. Today visitors can enjoy Downtown Covington's art galleries, boutiques, award winning restaurants, farmer's market and parks, as well as live music and nightlife, all with in walking distance of the hotel.

For more information, contact festival director Jessy Cale Williamson at glasspictures2007@gmail.com or visit https://www.facebook.com/DTCfilmfest/. For tickets, go to https://filmfreeway.com/DTCFilmFestival/tickets.

428 E. Boston St
Tel: (985) 400-5657
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DTC Film Festival (DownTown Covington)