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Magnolia Film Fest Returning This Month

STARKVILLE, Miss.–– The Magnolia Independent Film Festival is back with a diverse selection of films to show Feb. 21-23 at the Hollywood Premier Cinemas.

This year’s event presents a variety of films that come from all over the world. Mississippi filmmakers make an appearance as well filmmakers from N.Y., California, the United Kingdom, France, Spain, and Australia.

On Thursday, Feb. 21 and Friday, Feb. 22 the festival will begin at 7:30 p.m. There will be an afternoon showing on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 2:30 p.m. and an evening show starting at 7 p.m. For a complete list of the scheduled films and their show times please visit www.magnoliafilmfest.com.

The Magnolia Independent Film Festival is presented by the Starkville Area Arts Council, whose mission is to promote the essential value of the arts for the culture, educational, social, ethnic and economic vitality of the Starkville area.

For more information about the Magnolia Independent Film Festival visit www.magnoliafilmfest.com or please contact Dixon at magfilmfest@gmail.com. For more information about the Starkville Area Arts Council visit

www.starkvilearts.org or call (662) 324-3080.