About

About the Festival:
MIFF welcomes Films that highlight the importance of community, equality, education and determination (meaning positive awareness, overcoming adversities, underdog triumphs, struggle, heroes and an overall commitment to improving the quality of living in our society). Films presented in the festival will demonstrate a bold commitment to subject matter, creative ingenuity, excellence in cinematic craft, and innovation in storytelling. MIFF will also celebrate the Great State of Texas by introducing “The Big MANS” Film category which will focus on films about Texas; made in Texas.
The MIFF exists to showcase the determined Filmmaker; The Storyteller who’s not afraid to step out into deep water and make waves.

Extra Information:
In addition to thousands in Cash, merchandise and trophy awards for First and second place, special “recognition awards” will be presented for “Best Local Student Film” and “People’s Choice”. “Best in Texas”. And “Most inspirational”
In addition to their screenings in Mansfield Texas, participating filmmakers will be invited to discuss their work on our “Meet the Makers” Panel Highlight Night. All selected Filmmakers can and are eligible to win more than one award.
Submit your Film @ withoutabox.com or texasmiff.com

The Desert Love Film Society is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization dedicated to finding and supporting theater, Art, film, filmmakers and film education through our annual events, the Mansfield International Film Festival (MIFF) through membership events and screenings.
Cash awards ranging from $100 USD to $1000 will be awarded to category winners. Trophies, gift cards, trips and prizes will also be rewarded category winners & runners-up