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    SBIFF Review: Tragicomic 'Night Has Settled' Confronts Icky Adolescence Head-On

    Steve Clark's visually assured sophomore feature "Night Has Settled," which world-premiered this weekend at the Santa Barbara Film Festival this weekend, sits somewhere between the films of Larry Clark and the novels of Jonathan Safran Foer on the scale of adolescent coming-of-age ickiness.

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    Exclusive: 'Warren' Learns About His Past In Drama Premiering At The Santa Barbara International Film Festival

    Going back home when you're older is never easy, but sometimes that onset of maturity allows you to view your life through a whole new lens. And that seems to be the texture that's part of Alex Beh's upcoming drama "Warren."

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    Exclusive: Ride With The Trailer For 'Queens & Cowboys' Premiering At The Santa Barbara International Film Festival

    The image of the cowboy has long been one of rugged—and straight—masculinity. From John Wayne strutting his stuff across countless classic films, to the Marlboro Man reinforcing the concept through the advertising world, and pop culture in general rarely deviating from presenting the cowboy within a...

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    Santa Barbara Film Fest Lines Up First Weekend Panelists, Includes Dede Gardner, Dana Brunetti, Ron Yerxa and More

    The Santa Barbara International Film Festival, which kicks off January 30 and runs through February 9, has revealed its first weekend of panelists. Check out a detailed listing of what’s happening, below.

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    Santa Barbara Film Fest Announces 2014 Outstanding Director Award Winner

    It's a good week for David O. Russell, who has just been named the winner of the 2014 Santa Barbara International Film Festival's Outstanding Director Award.

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    Santa Barbara International Film Festival Reveals 2014 Lineup

    The 29th Santa Barbara International Film Festival has unveiled it 2014 lineup. This year's fest is set to run January 30 through February 9.

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    Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio to Receive Santa Barbara Film Fest's Cinema Vanguard Award

    The Santa Barbara International Film Festival is set to honor Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio with its Cinema Vanguard Award for the fest's 29th edition, running January 30 through February 9, 2014. The award presentation and evening tribute will take place on February 6 at the Arlington Theat...

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    Santa Barbara Film Fest and Film Society of Lincoln Center to Host First-Ever 'Before' Triple Features

    The Santa Barbara International Film Festival is preparing a fun evening for fans of Richard Linklater's "Before" trilogy.

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    Santa Barbara Awards Robert Redford the American Riviera

    This is the year that Sundance maestro Robert Redford visits other people's festivals in addition to his own. He went to Cannes in May with J.C. Chandor's survival drama "All is Lost," in which he gives a virtuosic solo performance. It was the first time a Sundance filmmaker had asked Redford to sta...

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