Lone Star Film Society
Welcome to the Lone Star Film Society, the non-profit organization that annually presents the Lone Star Film Festival in Fort Worth, Texas, along with film education programs throughout the year.
Since its founding fifteen years ago by local film advocates and legendary actor and Fort Worth native Bill Paxton, the Lone Star Film Society has provided film education programs for hundreds of students interested in filmmaking in the Fort Worth area.
The Lone Star Film Festival has grown into a premier destination for filmmakers, producers, industry professionals, and film enthusiasts, with the honor of being ranked as a “Top 50 Film Festival” by MovieMaker Magazine.
Each November, the finest in independent feature films narratives, documentaries, and shorts are screened in a festive environment that allows attendees to mix with a dynamic group of creatives while showcasing the city labeled "The Modern West."
Past attendees have included Billy Bob Thornton, Jeff Bridges, Jane Seymour, Malcolm McDowell, Martin Sheen, Willie Nelson, Jeff Nichols, Pat Green, Cybil Shephard, Tim Blake Nelson, Paul Schrader, and Clint Black to name a few.