Sponsors & Partners


Odessa Arts provides a generous financial grant that allows the West Texas Film Festival to provide quality cinematic programming to the Permian Basin. 


Odessa College, an Aspen Institute Top 10 community college, provides the Jack Rodgers Fine Arts auditorium as the screening venue for the 2019 West Texas Film Festival. 


SInce 2016, the West Texas Film Festival has partnered with Swank Motion Pictures for the licensing of feature films that are screened at our festival. 


Final Draft is the choice of professional screenwriters and filmmakers around the world.  The winner of the Best Screenplay award for the West Texas Film Festival receives a copy of Final Draft software. 


InkTip: Where producers go for scripts and writers. The winners of the West Texas Film Festival Best Screenplay and Best TV Pilot awards will receive an InkTip Script Listing to promote themselves and their scripts to InkTip’s entire network of producers, managers, and agents.

Producers have made more than 375 films from scripts and writers found through InkTip.

Texas Film Commission

The Texas Film Commission (TFC) is a media partner with the West Texas Film Festival. 

Created in 1971 by Texas Governor Preston Smith, who found that it was, “in the social, economic and educational interest of Texas to encourage the development of the film-communication industry”. Since then, the TFC has expanded to include the television, commercial, video game, animation and visual effects industries.


Pitseleh Pictures is a digital multimedia  company, providing creative solutions to bring your vision to life. We specialize in promotional content for artists and creatives to showcase themselves and their creations. Pitseleh Pictures can provide top-quality content with fast turnarounds without breaking your budget.


The Ellen Noel Art Museum in Odessa, Texas is partnering with the WTX Film Fest by hosting the Opening Night Gala on Thursday November 21st. 

The West Texas Film Festival has partnered with the Odessa Marriott Hotel & Conference Center.


For over 20 years, Casa Ortiz is a family-owned business that provides authentic homemade-style Mexican food in downtown Odessa. 

Standard Sales of Odessa is the beer sposnor for the Opening Night Gala for the 2019 festival.