Arts & Culture Event

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Jan. 27 - Feb. 7, 2015

Various Venues


Given its knack for predicting Academy Award® winners, a proximal distance to Los Angeles and timing close to the big event, this year the Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF) will once again establish itself as the preeminent Oscar® film festival.

The SBIFF is a cinephile's paradise - a celebration of cinema at several historical theaters on the American Rivera in beautiful downtown Santa Barbara. Each year, SBIFF proudly presents a diverse slate of more than 200 films to over 75,000 film enthusiasts ? an audience that includes industry professionals, leading reporters and critics from Variety, Hollywood Reporter and IndieWire as well as local and regional cinephiles, film students and independent filmmakers. Attendees, filmmakers and special guests converge in an intimate atmosphere with unprecedented opportunities to network, share advice and see new work from some of the world's most cutting edge auteurs.

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