Multiple Options Available


The 6th annual Reel East Texas Film Festival is set for November 5-13, centered on the Texan Theater in Historic Downtown Kilgore. Following our Student Film Showcase Saturday, Nov. 5, join us in mid-November as we celebrate our 2022 slate of indie film projects with live screenings, filmmaker  Q and As, and special events showcasing the city of Kilgore for our visiting film industry colleagues.


VIP Pass

All Screenings & Events


Access to all film blocks and events across the 4 days of the festival.

Day Pass

Single Day General Admission


Access to all films blocks for one day. You will receive a day pass wristband when you arrive at the event.

Single Screening Pass

One Movie Block


Only have an hour or two to catch some films? Grab a block pass that will get you in to one block of films of your choosing. Remember that this pass only gives you access to one block.

Student Film Showcase

Nov. 5 Only


Don’t miss our one-day student film showcase in the Texan Theater, featuring projects by high schoolers and college filmmakers.


To elevate and enrich the lives of East Texans by cultivating a local film and entertainment industry while strategically investing in historic Kilgore assets.


To be a catalyst for growth of an independent film industry by building on our community’s wildcatter heritage. Through outreach that fuels arts and education, REEL will inspire an audience and create a culture for independent film, while entertaining, enriching and elevating East Texans.