Houston Cinema Arts Festival

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Presented by Houston Cinema Arts Society (HCAS) at Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston TX

Nov 14 - 18 2019
Houston Cinema Arts Festival

Houston Cinema Arts Festival is a five-day, multi-venue film and arts festival including narrative and documentary features, multimedia performances, panel discussions, and workshops that connect film and the visual, literary and performing arts.

The 11th annual festival, November 14-18, 2019, will feature 34 films and events with guest filmmakers and artists in person. The major themes of HCAF19 will highlight current cultural and social trends including The Yeehaw Agenda, an exploration of the impact of Black Rodeo and cowboy culture; Moon Landing 50, a tribute to the 50th anniversary of the moon landing; Bauhaus Spirit: 100 Years of Bauhaus; music: Blue Note Records (80th anniversary) and Yellow Rose; filmmakers, Texas Filmmakers Showcase and Varda By Agnes; dance, Yuli and The Science of Fictions; and so much more!

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Passes on Sale Now!
Festival Passes are currently on sale! Get yours now for the stellar price of $129!
Single Tickets
Single tickets for the 2019 festival are available for purchase! We recommend purchasing in advance as seating is limited. Free events still require a reservation through our eventbrite, go to the film pages to reserve your tickets.
Same Day Sales
On the same day of events / screenings, the box office is located at the venues. Tickets will only be available at the venues, not online on the day of!

Tickets will be sold as rush tickets at each venue on a first-come, first-served basis. Note: Sales on the day of screening at the MFAH will be CASH ONLY.


Contact: 713-4290420

Email: mary@cinemahtx.org

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Additional time info:

Films are scheduled at various times each day throughout the Festival. Please see schedule on line for more information.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Museum of Fine Arts Houston

1001 Bissonnet St., Houston, TX 77005

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