Whether this is your first time at a film festival or you are a seasoned veteran, we want to help you optimize your time so you can enjoy the most films, panels, and parties possible. Click here to get tips on making your time at our film festival amazing in every way. 

deadCenter is a celebration of independent film. We love all of our films. But, filmmakers like awards. So, we partner with industry experts around the country to judge our films and pick a handful of winners in major categories. Click here for the winners from the past few years. 

The best way to understand what our festival is like is to check out our schedule! It will give you insight into the panels, events, and film screenings that make us who we are. Click here to see how we spread out our films and activities during the festival. 

deadCenter happens with the help of over 400 volunteers. We'd love for you to be part of the magic.

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