• Where are they now? Chapter 1

    By on June 6, 2018

    After 5 seasons, 75+ short screenplays read, and 130+ films programmed, DCFF has met so many awesome filmmakers, artists...

  • Welcome.

    By on July 30, 2014

    It seemed a nearly impossible feat: to start an independent-independent film festival in a town already entrenched in wonderful...

  • A little bit of demystification

    By on July 16, 2014

    One of the most common questions a film festival programmer receives is… “how do you pick the films for...

  • Now for the exciting stuff…

    By on April 11, 2014

    I’m still not sure how it happened, but the first ever Destiny City Film Festival is now just about...

  • The over-saturation of the indie film industry

    By on February 23, 2014

    It’s a saying we’ve all heard many times before… too many cooks in the kitchen spoil the broth. The...

  • How many people does it take to make an independent movie?

    By on February 11, 2014

    Not as many as other films might, if Jim Jarmusch is at the helm. What other directors write the...

  • Coming out on top at Sundance

    By on January 27, 2014

    12,218. That’s the number of films that were submitted to this year’s Sundance Film Festival. The all-but-official restart for...

  • The VOD Dilemma

    By on January 7, 2014

    While it isn’t a new phenomenon, its repercussions continue to surprise and inform film industry members about the state...

  • What about the screenplay competition?

    By on November 25, 2013

    The Destiny City Film Festival loves great storytelling. One of the reasons we founded the fest was to showcase...

  • Let the movie watching begin!

    By on November 18, 2013

    We have received several online screener submissions to the 2014 DCFF, but today we received the first DVD submissions....