April 18-22, 2018 | Denton, Texas, USA
Tyler Kinchen's energetic style of R&B/Funk is eclectic and electric, soulful and natural.

Tyler Kinchen and the Right Pieces

Their energetic style of R&B/Funk is eclectic and electric, soulful and natural.

Adam Schatz leads Landlady, the Brooklyn five-piece.

Adam Schatz

Adam Schatz leads Landlady, the Brooklyn five-piece. He travels to Texas for a solo performance.

A fusion of documentary and songwriting.

Fatherhood

In this fusion of documentary and songwriting, street involved kids from Memphis, LA, New York and London...

Get a Free DCTA Ride to the 2018 Thin Line Festival.

Free Ride to
Thin Line

Show your wristband or pass and ride the DCTA A-Train and Connect Buses for FREE!

Supersonic intergalactic heavy rock trio Mothership based out of Dallas, Texas.

Mothership

Supersonic intergalactic heavy rock trio.

They are loud, heavy, electrifying.

A Giant Dog

No band better speaks to the hearts of slackers, burnouts, rockers, sluts, and creeps everywhere than A Giant Dog.

All-female Mariachi band Flor do Toloache

Flor de Toloache

Latin Grammy Nominees Mariachi Flor de Toloache make New York City history as its’ First and Only All­-Women Mariachi Group.

This presenter-led doc uncovers the murky truth about a priest in Argentina.

The Exorcist and Me

This presenter-led doc uncovers the murky truth about a priest in Argentina.

A film about a highly popular 93-year-old sex advice columnist.

Ask the Sexpert

A 93-year-old sex advice columnist for a daily newspaper in India gains popularity due to the column’s brand of non-moralistic advice and humor.

Dezi is an R&B superstar with incredible showmanship and a persona larger than life.

Dezi 5

Dezi is a superstar with incredible showmanship and a persona larger than life.

A film about the world’s most legendary running race – the Boston Marathon.

BOSTON

A film about the world’s most legendary running race – the Boston Marathon.

The Sentence

The Sentence

The Sentence explores the devastating consequences of mass incarceration and mandatory minimum drug sentencing...

Crime + Punishment

Crime + Punishment

A group of minority whistleblower officers who risk everything to expose racially discriminatory policing practices and smash the blue wall of silence.

Garry Winogrand: All Things Are Photographable

The first documentary film on the life and work
of photographer Garry Winogrand.

Anote's Ark

Anote's Ark

The low-­lying Pacific nation of Kiribati faces a daunting challenge: imminent annihilation from sea-level rise.

The Cleaners

The Cleaners

Dive into a secret, third-world shadow industry of online content moderation...

Shredders by Doomtree - Minneapolis-based Hip-Hop Crew

Shredders

Shredders, which features P.O.S., SIMS, Paper Tiger, and Lazerbeak, is the newest offering from the Doomtree Collective.

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2018 Festival Sponsors

JOIN US / REGISTRATION

Event registration is free (see below), but please consider registering for a Premium experience. Enjoy great benefits while supporting Thin Line!

$19

SUPPORTER

  • Select up to $15 in Festival Merch
  • Supporter Discounts
  • General Admission to All Events*
  • Members-Only News & Announcements

$49

STREAMING

  • Members-Only Live Stream**
  • General Admission to All Events*
  • Select up to $15 in Festival Merch
  • Supporter Discounts
  • Members-Only News & Announcements

$99

VIP

  • Priority Access to Indoor Events***
  • Green Room Hospitality
  • VIP Parking!****
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General Admission to All Events*

Members-Only News & Announcements

*Events refers to a whole event (Thin Line Fest) and not an individual session (screening or performance). There may be VIP-only sessions at an event, such as an exclusive screening at the festival in April. However, most all programming is open to General Admission members. Seating is not guaranteed.
**In 2018, Thin Line will live stream select film programming. Login to the Members-Only section of thinline.us and watch live from your living room! 
***Seating at all indoor events will open first to VIP members, then to General Admission. Please arrive early to ensure seating.
****Thin Line will staff and monitor a VIP parking lot (roughly 80 spaces) on Hickory St in Downtown Denton during festival hours. Show your festival pass for entry. 

HOTELS

Whether you're driving from Dallas or flying from New York, Thin Line is simply more fun when staying at one of these great local hotels. Each is offering a discounted rate for festival attendees. Be sure to use the links below when booking.

Springhill Suites
Book your Thin Line Fest stay at the Springhill Suites Denton

1.1 Miles

Festival Shuttle Stop

Bar / Restaurant

$119/Night

Fairfield Inn & Suites
Book your Thin Line stay at the Fairfield Inn & Suites

2.5 Miles

Breakfast

Free WiFi

$99/Night

Hilton Garden Inn
Book your Thin Line stay at the Hilton Garden Inn

3.0 Miles

Bar/Restaurant

Free WiFi

$114/Night

Holiday Inn Express
Book your Thin Line stay at the Holiday Inn Express

3.0 Miles

Breakfast

Free WiFi

$105/Night

Homewood Suites
Book your Thin Line stay at the Homewood Suites

3.0 Miles

Breakfast

Free WiFi

$119/Night