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    Santa Barbara Film Festival Awards: Modern Master Goes to 'Birdman' Star Michael Keaton

    The Santa Barbara International Film Festival, one of several festivals that plays a key role in the annual anointing of awards during the season leading up to the Oscars, will honor Michael Keaton with the Modern Master Award for the 30th anniversary edition of the Fest, which runs January 27 – Feb...

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    Santa Barbara Embraces the Latino Within

    Mickey Duzdevich, the new Wave Film Festival Director, along with SBIFF Executive Director Roger Durling, have announced, “Due to its success with over 3,000 attendees, we have decided to return next Spring with a Spanish and Latin America edition, along with the 2nd French WAVE next July."

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    Jessica Lange to Be Honored at Santa Barbara Film Festival

    Lange will be the first female recipient of the festival's Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film.

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    Santa Barbara Extends 30th Fest and Introduces New Summer Film Festival

    To celebrate entering a third decade of film festivals, the Santa Barbara International Film Festival has extended their 30th edition to include a 12th day. The dates are now January 27th to February 7th, 2015.

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    Review: Sun Valley Film Fest Opener 'Mission Blue' Plumbs Depths of Oceanographer Sylvia Earle (VIDEO)

    You won't be ordering fish off the menu soon after viewing Fisher Stevens' new documentary "Mission Blue," which world premiered at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival and just opened Idaho's Sun Valley Film Festival on Thursday night.

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    Revealing Robert Redford

    Who knew Robert Redford was funny? That was just one of the happy discoveries I made—along with a sold-out audience—at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival on Friday evening.

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    Santa Barbara Film Fest Finds a Star in Alex Beh, Writer/Director and Leading Man of 'Warren'

    Alex Beh's indie rom-com "Warren" is the kind of indie festival darling that you can tell, almost immediately, has legs. Set in and around the improv comedy scene in Chicago, the film follows its ambling title character (played by writer/director Beh), a late-20something comedian who moonlights as a...

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    More Key Pre-Oscar Wins, Grilling Redford, Oscar Writers and Dern in Santa Barbara

    This pre-awards weekend veered toward the 70s as Robert Redford and Bruce Dern were tributed at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Martin Scorsese was honored by the Art Directors Guild and screenwriter Robert Towne was feted by the USC Scripter Awards.

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    Santa Barbara International Film Festival Wraps Up, Award-Winners

    The 29th Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival winds up Sunday, after eleven days of tributes and screenings. Thje fest Sunday concludes with back-to-back screenings of the Before trilogy: "Before Sunrise," "Before Sunset," with "Before Midnight" as the Closing night film, followed by my ...

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