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Downtown Tyler Film Festival: A recap


This year marks the seventh year for the Downtown Tyler Film Festival held at the Liberty Hall Theater in Downtown Tyler.

Last year the festival had over 25 entries from all over the Texas, the country and even the globe.

Categories included:

  • Where in the world
  • The Young
  • Texas Originals.

Winners included:

Audience Favorite - Counting Up by Grayson Lackey

  • CBS19 Promising East Texas Young Filmmaker - Counting Up by Grayson Lackey
  • Art of Peace Award - Luke by Dylan Reiss
  • Young Filmmakers - From Dogs to Wolves by Azure Allen
  • Texas Original - Fighter by Kenny Rigsby
  • Best of the Fest - A Father's Day by Mat Johns.

The Downtown Tyler Film Festival begins October 11 and runs through the 14th. Tickets can be purchased at the Liberty Hall box office or online.