The Santa Barbara International Film Festival, in conjunction with Variety, announced today the recipients of the second annual Variety Artisans Awards, which celebrates those essential to the…
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The 'Black Mass' star received the Santa Barbara Film Festival's Maltin Modern Master Award Thursday night.
"Creed" star and newly minted Oscar nominee Sylvester Stallone will receive the Montecito Award at this year's Santa Barbara Film Festival.
The Santa Barbara International Film Festival has selected Christian Bale’s “Knight of Cups” as its Centerpeice Film with a screening on Feb. 7 at the Arlington Theatre. The showing will be the U.S…
Rooney Mara will receive the Cinema Vanguard Award at the Santa Barbara Film Festival on Feb. 12, with her “Carol” co-star Cate Blanchett presenting the honor. The 31st annual festival runs Feb…
The Santa Barbara International Film Festival has selected Jane Fonda as the recipient of its 10th annual Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film. The award will be presented at a gala dinner at…
A 40-years-later sequel of sorts, Wayne Price's docu finds a fresh crop of singer-songwriters outside the industry mainstream in Nashville.
A new framing device only muddles further what was already--as "Shuttlecock" in 1991--a polished but convoluted, emotionally remote misfire.
“Bang Bang Baby,” directed by Jeffrey St. Jules, won the Santa Barbara Film Festival’s Spirit Award for Independent Cinema at Saturday’s prize ceremony. New Zealand’s “Hip Hop-eration,” directed by…
While many showbiz veterans are nervous about rapidly-evolving digital technology, the eight recipients of Variety’s first Artisan Awards were unanimous in saying that the changes offer more…
The 30th edition of the Santa Barbara Film Festival will offer 23 world premieres and 53 U.S. premieres, as well as an extensive slate of tributes and panels and the inaugural Variety Artisans…