Awards-season wattage helps illuminate fest's conscientious fare.
In the run-up to Santa Barbara, organizers managed not only to snag some major talent, but also to accurately read the Oscar tea leaves, with more than 13 Acad nominees scheduled to drop by.
Quentin Tarantino will be honored by the Santa Barbara Film Festival with the American Riviera Award on Jan. 30. The "Django Unchained" filmmaker is stepping in for Leonardo DiCaprio, previously…
The 28th Santa Barbara Film Fest will screen films from 49 countries during its Jan. 24-Feb. 3 run, along with a retrospective of docu filmmaker Mike deGruy and digitally remastered films from the…
The Santa Barbara Film Festival has set "Disconnect" as its opening night film on Jan. 24 and will honor Leonardo DiCaprio with the American Riviera Award. Ensemble drama "Disconnect" stars Jason…
Lawrence Kasdan's "Darling Companion" will open the 27th Santa Barbara Film Festival on Jan. 26 at the Arlington Theater.
The Santa Barbara International Film Festival will kick off Jan. 27 at the Arlington Theatre with the U.S. premiere of "Sarah's Key," directed by Gilles Paquet-Brenner and starring Kristin Scott…