Plaza Classic Film Fest
A lot of people do not know that the worlds largest classic film festival takes place in El Paso Texas. Every August the Plaza Theatre transforms into a hub for film fans of all genres and ages. The Plaza Classic Film Festival is taking place August 1-11 and tickets are already on sale. Classic films such as Dumb and Dumber, Ratatouille, Big, The Blues Brothers, Shrek and Mary Poppins are just some of the many favorites that will be showing. Fans are encouraged to purchase film fest passes that will allow patrons to see as many films as possible. Individual screening passes to each show are also on sale. The 2019 Plaza Class Film Fest is shaping up to be another great year for music enthusiasts in the sun city.
Established in 2008, The Plaza Classic Film Festival is the world’s largest film festival dedicated to classic cinema. The event incorporates more than 80 feature films and 60 short films; from rare screenings of classics to screenings by up-an-coming directors. The Festival also includes film talks with celebrities and film scholars, concerts and special presentations. The Festival also has become a showcase for the work of local and area filmmakers through its Local Flavor series, which screens features, shorts, documentaries and other films by area filmmakers or with strong local connections.