Special Notice:

Until further notice, All patrons must present a government-issued photo ID & proof of full vaccination plus booster before getting a ticket to enter the theatre. Patrons must also wear a face mask while inside the Palm Springs Cultural Center. No eating or drinking in DFS screening room. Please socially space yourself in the screening room including not sitting directly behind anyone.

Our Mission

Desert Film Society

The Desert Film Society promotes the appreciation of film in the Coachella Valley by providing Society members an unique opportunity to view the latest in art, international & cutting-edge independent cinema and educating members by providing a platform for discussion of the art of film and film craft.  Since 2002, Desert Film Society has presented one-time screenings of award winning films from global festivals.

Events

Upcoming Screenings

THE AUTOMAT  (U.S.)

THE AUTOMAT (U.S.)

Jan 29, 2022: Covid Guidelines:  Photo ID, Proof of full vaccination including booster shot, Mandatory masks indoors, No food or beverages in the screening room.  To maintain socially distance allow a two-seat buffer between parties and do not sit directly behind anyone.. Free to DFS members. Guests pay $12 cash at the door. Movie begins promptly at 10:00 AM. Doors unlock at 9:40.

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THE DAZZLED / LES ÉBLOUIS   (France)

THE DAZZLED / LES ÉBLOUIS (France)

Feb 12,, 2022 Covid Guidelines: Photo ID, Proof of full vaccination including booster shot, Mandatory masks indoors, No food or beverages in DFS screening room and Seating is socially distanced. Free to DFS members. Guests pay $12 cash at the door. Movie begins promptly at 10:00 AM. Doors unlock at 9:40.

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BLACK BOX   (France)

BLACK BOX (France)

Feb 26, 2022: Covid Guidelines:  Photo ID, Proof of full vaccination including booster shot, Mandatory masks indoors, No food or beverages in the screening room.  To maintain socially distance allow a two-seat buffer between parties and do not sit directly behind anyone.. Free to DFS members. Guests pay $12 cash at the door. Movie begins promptly at 10:00 AM. Doors unlock at 9:40.

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OUT OF EXILE  (USA)

OUT OF EXILE (USA)

Mar 5, 2022 NOTE: Covid Guidelines:  Photo ID, Proof of full vaccination including booster shot, Mandatory masks indoors, No food or beverages in the screening room.  To maintain socially distance allow a two-seat buffer between parties and do not sit directly behind anyone.. Free to DFS members. Guests pay $15 cash or check at the door; no credit cards. Movie begins promptly at 10:00 AM. Doors unlock at 9:40.

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