SBIFF Announces 2015 Virtuosos
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SBIFF Announces 2015 Virtuosos

(Press Release) – The Santa Barbara International Film Festival continues its tradition of honoring the…

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Patricia Arquette and Ethan Hawke will Receive Riviera Award from Santa Barbara Film Festival
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Patricia Arquette and Ethan Hawke will Receive Riviera Award from Santa Barbara Film Festival

Playing young parents who grow into different people over the course of twelve years, Patricia…

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Michael Keaton to Receive the Modern Master Award from the Santa Barbara Film Festival
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Michael Keaton to Receive the Modern Master Award from the Santa Barbara Film Festival

The event will pay tribute to Keaton, a Santa Barbara resident, and frontrunner for Best…

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First Announcement from the Santa Barbara Film Festival, US Premiere of Desert Dancer
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First Announcement from the Santa Barbara Film Festival, US Premiere of Desert Dancer

The Santa Barbara Film Festival is sending out announcements. That must mean it’s Oscar season…

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Jessica Lange to Receive Kirk Douglas Award at the Santa Barbara Film Festival
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Jessica Lange to Receive Kirk Douglas Award at the Santa Barbara Film Festival

The first big announcement coming out of the Santa Barbara Film Festival is that Jessica…

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Fever Dream: the Collaboration of DiCaprio and Scorsese
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Fever Dream: the Collaboration of DiCaprio and Scorsese

The Oscar race might be straining the Santa Barbara film festival past its breaking point.…

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Santa Barbara Film Fest: Oprah and the Light
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Santa Barbara Film Fest: Oprah and the Light

Oprah’s appearance as honoree of the Montecito Award at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival…

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Rooney Mara’s Speech for Cate Blanchett, and Blanchett’s Acceptance Speech
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Rooney Mara’s Speech for Cate Blanchett, and Blanchett’s Acceptance Speech

Please forgive the quality of this video but Rooney Mara’s speech from the Santa Barbara…

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Cate Blanchett’s Outstanding Performance of the Year Tribute
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Cate Blanchett’s Outstanding Performance of the Year Tribute

Last night, the Arlington theater was packed to celebrate Cate Blanchett who was named as…

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David O. Russell is Outstanding Director of the Year at the SBIFF
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David O. Russell is Outstanding Director of the Year at the SBIFF

It is that time of year again for the Santa Barbara International Film Fest, on…

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Santa Barbara Fetes Forest Whitaker
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Santa Barbara Fetes Forest Whitaker

Emma Thompson to Receive Modern Master Award from SBIFF
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Emma Thompson to Receive Modern Master Award from SBIFF

The Santa Barbara Film Fest will honor Emma Thompson with the Modern Master Award, their…

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Oprah Winfrey to Receive Montecito Award from SBIFF
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Oprah Winfrey to Receive Montecito Award from SBIFF

It was just announced that Oprah Winfrey will receive the prestigious Montecito Award from the…

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Quentin Tarantino to Receive American Riviera Award at SBIFF
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Quentin Tarantino to Receive American Riviera Award at SBIFF

The American Riviera award was to be given to Leonardo DiCaprio but he has since…

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Santa Barbara Film Fest to Award Leonardo DiCaprio with American Riviera Award
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Santa Barbara Film Fest to Award Leonardo DiCaprio with American Riviera Award

The festival, in its 28th year, has also announced today that it will honor Academy…

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Amy Adams to Receive SBFF’s Vanguard Award
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Amy Adams to Receive SBFF’s Vanguard Award

As I usually attend the Santa Barbara Film Fest, I’m excited about this. Amy Adams…

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Robert DeNiro to Receive Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film at the SBIFF
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Robert DeNiro to Receive Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film at the SBIFF

Director, producer and Academy Award-winning actor ROBERT DE NIRO has chosen to receive The Santa Barbara International…

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Santa Barbara Film Festival Blogger Panel
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Santa Barbara Film Festival Blogger Panel

All our favorite top-dog movie bloggers met Sunday, January 30, at the Santa Barbara International…

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Checking in with the Santa Barbara Film Festival
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Checking in with the Santa Barbara Film Festival

The SBIFF already has a star-packed lineup slated for their fest, which takes flight January…

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