Program Archives

Since 2011, the CineMarfa film festival has been bringing rare, forgotten, or difficult-to-see films to light in far West Texas, including those that typically would only be available for viewing in galleries or museums. Click on the icons below to read more about our past events.

2016

CineMarfa 2016

May 5 – 8, the 2016 CineMarfa film festival lineup focused on films from and about California, with an emphasis on the rich history of experimental film from the Golden State.  Two films from Agnes Varda’s California film cycle, “Lions, Love (…and Lies)” and “Black Panthers“, were screened, along with …

2015

CineMarfa 2015

Click here to download the program of the 2015 Festival: CineMarfa Festival 2015 Program The 5th annual CineMarfa film festival took place MAY 7 – 10, 2015. 2015 Films

2014

CineMarfa 2014

2014 was another great year for the CineMarfa festival, which featured films exploring or employing spiritual and hermetic practice.  Jodi Willie and Maria Demopoulos presented THE SOURCE FAMILY, their documentary about Father Yod’s family, and LA artist Marnie Weber screened her newest film THE NIGHT OF FOREVERMORE. A screening of …

2013

Cinemarfa 2013

CineMarfa 2013 featured another exciting lineup of hard to see, artist-made, and archival films, with a focus on experimental ethnography.  Highlights included a screening of Jeff Kreines and Joel DeMott’s rarely seen documentary SEVENTEEN, with an introduction by Louis Black, Harmony Korine’s presentation of his latest film SPRING BREAKERS, and …

2012

Notes From a Revolution: The Diggers, Com/Co, and the Haight

On Friday July 20, 2012 at the Marfa Book Co., CineMarfa and Marfa Book Co. are proud to present a very rare screening of a film made by the San Francisco Diggers, NOWSREAL. The screening marks the release of the book Notes From A Revolution: The Diggers, Com/Co, and the …

CineMarfa 2012

The 2nd annual CineMarfa film festival was a great success, with screenings of more than 30 films over five beautiful days in Marfa. Festival highlights included a rare screening of Texas legend Tobe Hooper’s near-lost first feature EGGSHELLS, and films by director Harmony Korine. Download the full program for CineMarfa …

2011

An evening with Richard Hell

CineMarfa was thrilled to host writer and punk legend Richard Hell for An Evening With Richard Hell on September 29th, 2011 in Marfa.  Richard screened his twenty minute film MEET THERESA STERN, read some poetry and stories, and stayed around to sign his books and CDs for fans and new …

CineMarfa 2011

The CineMarfa film festival debuted May 5-9, 2011 with screenings of more than twenty films over four days. Highlights included Director Larry Clark’s appearance to screen and discuss his films WASSUP ROCKERS, KEN PARK, and the newly unearthed 16mm film TULSA. Download the full program for CineMarfa 2011 here The …