Living in Phoenix can be a treat when it is not summer. Phoenix events related to video production and film are plentiful. After all Phoenix is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Arizona. With 1,563,025 people (as of 2015), Phoenix is the sixth most populous city nationwide. The Phoenix metropolitan area that includes Mesa and Scottsdale brings the population up to over 4 million. So with those number there is plenty going on. There is also a lot of networking opportunities. Not to mention quite a bit of film festivals. Make sure you visit this page frequently to stay up to date with what is going on.
October 2016 Phoenix Events
The 2016 Scottsdale International Film Festival
October 6th, 2016 to October 10th, 2016
Harkins Shea 14 Theater
7354 E Shea Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
7380 E 2nd St
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
About Scottsdale International Film Festival:
The Festival launched with 11 films on September 28th, 2001. Attendance was projected to be modest for the inaugural event, which took place just 17 days after 9/11 at the Harkins Camelview 5 Theatre in Scottsdale. The turn out was much more than the initial estimate of 1,200, and nine of the screenings sold out.
￼The Scottsdale International Film Festival is an annual five-day destination event that connects audiences with award-winning cinema from around the globe. Each year the Festival showcases a wealth of buzz-worthy dramas, thrillers, romances, comedies and documentaries – from major Academy Award winners to undiscovered indie gems.
Visit Website for the complete schedule of events and to purchase tickets.
Fangoria Fearcon Film Festival and Convention
October 7th, 2016 to October 9th, 2016
Sun Studios Arizona
1425 W 14th Street
Tempe, AZ 85281
About Fangoria Fearcon:
It’s a mashup of an independent horror film festival, mixed in with sideline entertainment, celebrity guests signing autographs and taking pics with fans, panel discussions with film makers, Workshops,Paranormal Investigations, Face and Body painting, Tattoo artists, Zombie Defense information, Zombie Cars Caskets and Hearses from AZ Movie Props on display, Demos by Special FX artists, Zombie choreographers,Zombie Runway Fashion shows, live musical entertainers, freak show artists,CosPlayers, vendors of every kind of horror themed item on the planet.
Films at The Museum
National Theatre Live: Deep Blue Sea
October 16th, 2016, 2pm
Phoenix Art Museum
1625 N. Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Every month the Phoenix Art Museum features a film and the National Theatre Live. For more information: Click Here