The Palm Springs Film Festival is set to return as an in-person gathering in 2022.
The festival’s annual Film Awards Gala will take place on on Thursday, January 6, at the Palm Springs Convention Center, with film screenings (including the opening-night presentation) beginning that Friday. The festival will wrap January 17 with Best of Fest.
The announcement regarding the 33rd edition was made by The Palm Springs International Film Festival Society.
While Palm Springs ShortFest is still scheduled for June 22-28, 2021, with more details to be shared later in the month, the 2021 festival and gala did not take place as an in-person event. Film Award honoree selections were still annoucned in recognition of the best in cinema over the past year, with Entertainment Tonight airing a tribute.