We bring artists and audiences together through conversation. 


Film Festivals are a unique movie-going experience because the filmmakers are present to answer questions about the film and give audiences a behind-the-scenes look into their process. Through a diverse selection of international and local films, the El Dorado Film Festival provides audiences with a taste of truly independent cinema. We put an emphasis on Southern voices with both a Southern Made category and a Made in Arkansas category.

This year's event will take place from November 9-12 at the South Arkansas Arts Center and the Murphy Arts District in El Dorado, Arkansas.

The El Dorado Film Festival is proud to accept submissions exclusively on