The rain is falling, the hills are turning green and San Luis Obispo is almost ready for its starring role as one of the most beautiful places in the country to host an International Film Festival! Weâ€™re excited to welcome visitors as well as our own community members, at venues all over the county for five exciting days of movies, special events, parties and more!
A few quick updates:
The FESTIVAL HEADQUARTERS is open for business at 1007 Monterey St. We hope you stop by soon to pick up information about the films that are playing at the festival, pick up passes and/or bid on something at our Silent Auction, which starts on Monday and will run through the festival, finishing on Sunday, March 9th after our closing night movie. Headquarters Hours: Today â€“ 12-5pm March 1 & 2 â€“ 12-2pm March 3 & 4 â€“ 11am â€“ 6pm March 5 â€“ 11am â€“ 7:30pm March 6 â€“ 10am â€“ 7:30pm March 7 â€“ 9:30am â€“ 7:30pm March 8-9 â€“ 9:30am â€“ 5pm
Look for the centerfold pull-out in the NEW TIMES this week for our full festival schedule, and start planning your Festival experience. Big thanks to the New Times and the Santa Maria Sun for their loyal support of the SLOIFF.
Thanks also to our major sponsors MIDAMERICAN SOLAR and FIRST SOLAR for supporting the successful SLO County on the Silver Screen series, and our upcoming Independent Film & King Vidor Awards event on Saturday, March 8th.
Help us celebrate excellent filmmaking and the career of Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges. Tickets are still available but donâ€™t wait too long. BUY TICKETS