DeadCenter Film Festival is Oklahoma’s largest film festival and one of the “Top 20 Coolest Film Festivals in the World” and “Top 50 Festivals Worth the Entry Fee” according to MovieMaker Magazine. In its 17th year in 2017, deadCenter Film Festival featured 115 different films over 4 days, and had over 25,000 attendees, “deadCenter” refers to the geographic location of the festival – in OKC – the “dead center” of the United States. When you come out to this event It’s a great chance to see exciting new short films, insightful documentaries, hilarious comedies, scary monster movies, and the best independent films from around the world and all over Oklahoma. Plus, you might just see a movie star or two. This festival happens every June and is a year round educational program and screenings throughout the year in partnerships with museums and various arts organizations. this festival is run by working filmmakers, deadCenter is designed to cater to the needs and wants of all types of filmmakers, from first time student short directors to established veterans like Spike Jonze, who opened our festival in 2010, or Nick Cassavetes, who served as judge for our 2011 festival. this event will happen on June 8th through the 11th 2017, and its free to the public.