Artist Director Carlos Corral hoping to highlight the best from the El Paso area to the big screen with the El Paso Film Festival.
The Artist Director partnering with the El Paso Filmmakers Organization and the Paso del Norte Charitable Foundation.
The sold-out festival will screen 10 short films from independent filmmakers at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema.
Corral says the goal of the film festival is to recognize local talent.
“I feel like El Paso has been a very big exporter of young filmmakers,” said Corral.
El Paso losing its young filmmakers to cities like Los Angeles, Albuquerque, and even Las Cruces.