Sacramento International Film Festival
An annual centerpiece for film arts in Northern California in April
Don't miss Sacramento's very own festival of cinema...
April 21-29, 2018
SACRAMENTO FILM FEST 2018 SCHEDULE
EXPLORE TRAILERS & INFO HERE:
48 HOURS SAC
SAT, APRIL 21st
The time draws near for the largest multi day film event in the Northern California capital! Don't MISS a single moment! RSVP now to get all details of this amazing event!
Sunday, April 22, 11am
The Blues is an earthy, soul-stirring mélange of roots music and personal narratives that became the defining soundtrack of Black America. In Northern California, the influences came to change the face of music as we know it.
SUNDAY APRIL 22nd 1pm
WITH STAR, THOMAS IAN NICHOLAS
SAC FILM FEST PREMIERE PARTY
Saturday 4.21.18 7pm
OOOH! Everybody's here! This is the jam of the year! Everyone knows the Sacramento Film Festival puts on the best parties! Now, join us for a mixer event to celebrate the arrival of SFF 2018, The AMERICAN PIE PARTY!
WILL SELL OUT! NO PASSES!
Sunday, April 22, 3pm
Meet Jeff Adachi, Sacramento native and the elected Public Defender of San Francisco as he brings a documentary SURE to open your eyes about the American IN-justice system.
AROUND THE WORLD in 80 MINUTES
7pm Tuesday 4.24.18
5 films from around the world that will simply blow your mind and take you to new, starnge places.
7pm Wednesday 4.25.18
CineSoul is the celebration of black culture in film. Join us this year as we screen Voices for Freedom, The Hyers Sisters' Legacy, a biography of Sacramento's own Hyers sisters, 19th-century opera singers and civil rights activists who revolutionized the way blacks were seen in music. Directed by Susheel Bibbs.
NOW WITH ALL NEW FILMS!
FASHION ON FILM
7pm Friday 4.27.17
The amazing cinematic feast for the eyes that was part of Sacramento Fashion Week 2018 is BACK but with film versions of ALL 4 LOCAL FASHION DESIGNERS SHOWCASES! A Tour de force of visual spectacle!
CALIFORNIA PREMIERE SCREENING
SAG AFTRA AFTER PARTY!
9pm Saturday 4.28.18
This is the event by the actors union designed to bring the ENTIRE creative community together for an exciting evening and a fantastic networker with industry representatives!
10am-4pm Sunday April 29th 2018
SCREENWRITERS UNITE! And get educated by the best minds in the business!
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Sunday April 29th, 2pm
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WORLD'S GREATEST SHORTS
7pm Monday 4.23.18
These are the films that simply make this festival what it is. Featuring fsimply the greatest line-up of short films this year. Can't be missed!
7pm Thursday 4.26.18
The exploration of the real-life phemomenon of real people seeking to become that mythic creature, the Mermaid. Shot partly at Sacramento's own, Dive Bar, a fascinating view of a fascinating sub-culture.
ENTIRE FILM CONFERENCE IN 1 DAY
Films, Workshops, Parties, Much More!
Saturday April 28th- ALL DAY!
- Norcal All-Stars 1-4
- Future Visionaries (student showcas)
- Amazing "Trans-Media" workshops
- Sag/Aftra Meeting AND AFTER PARTY!
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NOR CAL ALL-STARS Part 1-4
The most local, incredible cinema ever amassed in Sacramento.
The crowning glory of Sac Indie Cinema. Wonder WHO the next Greta Gerwig is? Find them here! Pick one or pick them all. ALL ARE AWESOME!
12noon Sunday April 29th
The best in Latin cinema from around the world. Sponsored by the Mexican Consulate
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THE SACRAMENTO FILM AWARDS
7pm Sunday, 4.29.18
You wanted the best, you got it.
This program will honor the best in local film making including from the fest and beyond. Be there! Find the next generation of awesome. Last year this celebration brought you Howard Burd (Notorious Nick) and Danielle Truitt ( Rebel) before anyone knew of their successes. Who will be this years break out stars?