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Award Shows
Apr 7, 2021

Q+A With Carey Mulligan POST SBIFF VANGUARD AWARD WIN

Carey Mulligan, received the Cinema Vanguard Award at the 36th Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival presented to her digitally by Laverne Cox. On day…read more >

Festivals
Feb 18, 2021

Amanda Seyfried Tapped to Recieve Montecito Award At 2021 Santa Barbara Film Festival

Amanda Seyfried will receive the Montecito Award at the 36th annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Seyfried will be honored on Friday, April 9th and…read more >

Award Shows, Events, Film
Nov 18, 2019

Santa Barbara Film Festival Announces Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver as Co-Recipients of Their Performer of the Year Award

The prestigious Santa Barbara Film Festival, which is an Oscar Qualifying festival has announced Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver will be this years co-recipients of…read more >

Festivals, Film, Interviews, Up & Coming
Feb 26, 2018

Off The Menu Q+A with Director Jay Silverman

In the charming new film “Off the Menu,” Director Jay Silverman brings actress Dania Ramirez (Once Upon a Time) to the forefront in her role as Javiera.

Award Shows, Events, Red Carpet
Feb 9, 2016

31ST ANNUAL SANTA BARBARA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

The Arlington Theatre om Santa Barbara, CA  hosted Saturday night’s Virtuosos Award which honored seven actors that included Elizabeth Banks, Paul Dano, Alicia Vikander, Géza…read more >

Award Shows, Events, Featured - Video, Festivals, Film, Red Carpet, Video
Feb 9, 2014

MARTIN SCORSESE & ROBERT REDFORD, HONORED AT THE SANTA BARBARA FILM FESTIVAL

PPLA was in attendance at the Arlington Theatre for the presentation of the Cinema Vanguard award to Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio and the American…read more >

ScorseseDiCaprioHill
Events, Festivals, Film, News, Red Carpet
Feb 8, 2014

SBIFF PRESENTS CINEMA VANGUARD AWARD RED CARPET: SCORSESE, DICAPRIO, & MORE!

Press Pass LA attended the presentation of the Cinema Vanguard Award to Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio presented by Jonah Hill at the Arlington Theater…read more >

ThePassageSantaBarbaraFilmFestival
Festivals, Film, News
Feb 8, 2014

THE PASSAGE POINTS TO THE IMPORTANCE OF THE PANAMA CANAL, SBFF DOCUMENTARY

The Panama Canal isn’t just a waterway that separates North America from South – it’s so much more – and documentarian Alexander Douglas unveiled his…read more >

santa barbara film festival honors amy adams as the cinema vanguard
News
Feb 4, 2013

SANTA BARBARA FILM FESTVIAL HONORS AMY ADAMS AS THE CINEMA VANGUARD

Host Nick Collins Four time Academy Award nominee Amy Adams was honored with the Cinema Vanguard Award at the 2013 Santa Barbara Film Festival and…read more >

killhole
Film
Mar 7, 2012

THE KILL HOLE, INDIE FILM HITS HOME

I first screened the independent film, The Kill Hole, while at the Santa Barbara Film Festival. As we withdraw our troops from Iraq and move toward an…read more >