Telenovela "Santa Barbara," the Portuguese adaptation of Telemundo’s hit "La Patrona," debuted successfully Sept. 28 on conglom Media Capital’s TVI network, becoming the most watched show in Portugal…
For those eager to escape the smog and congestion of the City of Angels — and the stifling SoCal temperatures during the height of summer — there's no easier getaway than Santa Barbara. This verdant…
Jessica Lange will be the ninth recipient of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival's Kirk Douglas award for excellence in film this year. Lange, who won an Emmy in her first season on…
In an attempt to attract production to the region, the county of Santa Barbara is offering an incentive program that it says is the first of its kind in California. The Santa Barbara County Film…
Culinary-themed docu "Spinning Plates," directed by Joseph Levy, won the Audience Choice award at the 28th Santa Barbara Film Festival.
Awards-season wattage helps illuminate fest's conscientious fare.
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 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…
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…
The Santa Barbara Film Fest will honor Nicole Kidman with the Cinema Vanguard award.
While sports fans may have been focused on football over the weekend, for movie lovers, the Lobero Theater at the Santa Barbara Film Fest was the place to be.