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The film festival is March 28-31, 2019 at the Hippodrome in Waco, Texas

Thursday - Friday - Saturday - Sunday

Buy Individual tickets online at the links above, or at the hippodrome.

VIP Passes & Ticket Six Packs available here.


VIP Passes: NOW ON SALE

Need the perfect holiday gift for the movie lover? Give them the A-list treatment with access to all film screenings, educational sessions, receptions and after-parties. Plus, you receive a free festival t-shirt and swag bag. (First come, first served). The best value for the full festival experience. Click here to purchase.


Volunteer with us!

Your time and talent can go a long way at the Deep in the Heart Film Festival… plus you get free tickets, get to meet filmmakers and make new connections! Find out more HERE.


Congrats to the winner of the Four Course Dinner,

plus chauffeured ride to and from our opening night films

and 2 VIP passes for the whole festival

Samantha Baker

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An amazingly run festival. Louis and Samuel are passionate about what they do and that's reflected across the festival, from the films programmed to the various filmmaker events and networking opportunities. Also clear investment from the community as well. A joy to attend and I hope to be back again.

- Miguel Duran, Filmmaker

We are proud to be one of the Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals!

We are proud to be one of the Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals!


The Deep in the Heart Film Festival specializes in films that move, films that thrill, and films that make you feel! You'll see stories that'll make you laugh, cry, or even scream. Comedy, drama, horror, thriller, documentary, animation -- it's all coming to Waco.

If you'd like to learn more about attending the fest, click here.

Thank you to our major sponsors