Posts Tagged ‘santa barbara international film festival’

  • SBIFF Winners

    Feb 6, 12 • Web Exclusives

    The 27th Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival announced the winners of the 2012 festival competition yesterday. The festival’s 27th season continued the tradition of presenting exceptional films, spanning genres and topics that surpass...

  • Film Festival Announces Weekend Panels

    Feb 1, 12 • Web Exclusives

    We’ve got a great lineup for this weekend when the creative minds behind some of this year’s finest films will share their experiences and anecdotes with audiences during the panel series of Santa Barbara International Film Festival. SBIFF’s...

  • Monday’s Film Fest Report

    Jan 30, 12 • Web Exclusives

    Another great Santa Barbara International Film Festival is well underway. We can’t wait for tonight’s tribute to the great director, Martin Scorsese, whose current film Hugo is a top contender for the Oscar’s. We saw some great films over...

  • Downtown Organization Presents Awards to Roger Durling, Joanne Funari and Annie Marroquin

    Jan 30, 12 • Uncategorized

    The Santa Barbara Downtown Organization (DO) recently held its Annual Luncheon and Awards Presentation where several pillars of the community were recognized for their contributions to downtown and the City of Santa Barbara. Fiesta’s La Presidente 2011...

  • Santa Barbara Film Festival Update

    Jan 28, 12 • Web Exclusives

    So far the Santa Barbara Film Festival is off to a great start. Opening night was a lot of fun and today’s writer’s panel was stellar. We’ve heard good buzz about several films, including Starbuck, which is not about coffee but about a man...

  • Film Festival–and Film Feast–Start Tonight

    Jan 26, 12 • Eat, Web Exclusives

    The Film Festival starts tonight and so does the “Film Feast.” We got a special taste last week of some of the delicious things our local restaurants will be offering for their three-course tasting menus and you are definitely in for a treat!...

  • Daniel Day-Lewis To Receive Montecito Award at SB Film Festival

    Jan 19, 12 • Datebook, To Do, Web Exclusives

    Daniel Day-Lewis is coming to Santa Barbara! On Saturday, January 26, the two-time Academy Award-winning actor will be honored with the prestigious Montecito Award for his astounding performance in this year’s Lincoln, as well as for his extraordinary...

  • World Premiere of “Darling Companion” to Open SBIFF

    Dec 21, 11 • Web Exclusives

    Director Lawrence Kasdan’s (Body Heat, The Big Chill) new film Darling Companion, starring starring Diane Keaton, Kevin Kline, Dianne Wiest, Richard Jenkins, Sam Shepard, Mark Duplass, Elisabeth Moss, and Ayelet Zurer, will kick off the Santa Barbara...

  • Martin Scorsese to be Honored at Santa Barbara International Film Festival

    Dec 14, 11 • Web Exclusives

    We were so excited to hear that Academy Award-winning director, screenwriter, producer and film historian Martin Scorsese will be honored with the American Riviera Award, marking the first time the award has been bestowed on a director. The Santa Barbara...

  • Film Festival Announces Cinema Vanguard Awards

    Dec 14, 11 • Web Exclusives

    The Santa Barbara International Film Festival will present the Cinema Vanguard Award to Jean Dujardin and Bérénice Bejo on Saturday, February 4. The actors will be honored for their performances in the acclaimed silent film, The Artist with a tribute at...