Festival Film Preview Video

Check out this preview of some of the films to be screened at the 2015 Boomtown Film & Music Festival! featuring music by KNIFIGHT (playing the festival on FRIDAY Feb 27 at The Art Studio) thanks to Kevin Clay for putting it together! Featured films in the preview video: Feature Films Mixed Emulsions Sweethearts ofContinue Reading

Volunteers Needed

#TEAMBOOMTOWN! We need you! Now seeking volunteers for BoomFest 2015! VOLUNTEER MEETING ROUND 1: 6pm Tuesday Feb 10 at The LogOn Cafe: Facebook Event VOLUNTEER MEETING ROUND 2: 6pm Wednesday Feb 18 at The Beaumont Art League: Facebook Event During the fest, we'll need people to run projectors, work at the registration tables, give informationContinue Reading

One-of-a-Kind Festival Poster Print!

Every year BoomFest uses its poster to showcase a different designer and theme. This year's poster was created by celebrated Southeast Texas artist Maurice Abelman who has envisioned downtown Beaumont in the futuristic year 2015. We're delighted to announce that Maurice has also rendered his fantastic design as a unique wood block etching and isContinue Reading

Films from Across the Globe


This year BoomFest received twice as many film entries as ever before! 947 films were sent to Beaumont from across the United States and around the world. This map shows where they came from. Filmmakers on every inhabited continent submitted their art; movies created in countries as varied as Israel and Iran. From Kenya toContinue Reading

Finishing up our band lineup


We’ve just about put the finishing touches on our lineup for the 8th annual Boomtown Film & Music Festival! We are so pleased to be welcoming local acts Cody Schaeffer, Good Grief, Delicious Fuzz, Cat Bag, True Heroics, The Electric Kazoos, Kel Il, and Evan LeBouef, as well as Houston’s Honor Roll and Jealous Creatures,Continue Reading