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Upcoming Film Festivals:

 

Jewish Cinema Mississippi(Jackson): January 24 - 29, 2019

 

Clarksdale Film Festival: January 25 - 26, 2019

 

Oxford Film Festival: February 6 – 9, 2019

 

It's About You Film Festival (Online): January 2019

 

Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration:February 21 - 23, 2019

 

Magnolia Independent Film Festival(Starkville): February 28 - March 2, 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Special Event & Screenings

 

 

Millsaps Art & Lecture Series  

Millsaps College Arts & Lecture Series "Reel" Mississippi | Jan. 15, 2019 | 7PM | Gertrude C. Ford Academic Complex, Recital Hall (2nd floor)

 

This program will showcase and celebrate the history of filmmaking in Mississippi presented by previous and current Mississippi Film Office directors. The Mississippi Film Office was created in 1973, the second film commission in the world. Filming in Mississippi began as early as 1914 and has included projects as varied as This Property is Condemned and Mississippi Masala to O Brother, Where Art Thou?, The Insider, Ballast, My Dog Skip, Cookie’s Fortune and hundreds of other titles that also now include long-running reality-based television series like Bring It! on Lifetime and Home Town on HGTV. Nina Parikh, Director of the Mississippi Film Office, will moderate the discussion with a panel of former Mississippi Film Office directors, Walterine Odom, Senator John Horhn, and Ward Emling.

 

JOIN THIS EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/184344099105890/?active_tab=about

 

Tickets: $10

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MISSISSIPPI FILM OFFICE
Woolfolk State Office Building
501 North West Street, 5th Floor
Jackson, MS 39201
P.O. Box 849
Jackson, MS 39205
T: 601-359-3297
F: 601-359-5048
Nina Parikh
nparikh@mississippi.org
Thabi Moyo
tmoyo@mississippi.org
Betty Black
bblack@mississippi.org
Meg Lake
mlake@mississippi.org
Bill Webb (Gulf Coast Office)
bwebb@mississippi.org