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Santa Barbara Film Festival Poster Reveal
updated: Jan 07, 2014, 2:45 PM
By the Dedicated Staff of edhat.com
The Santa Barbara International Film Festival revealed its opening film and poster this morning at Hotel
Santa Barbara during a press conference.
The 29th Film Festival will open with the World Premiere of Robert Nixon and Fisher Stevens' "Mission Blue"
and closes with a special screening of "Before Midnight" followed by a conversation with Richard Linklater,
Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke. Click here for the full lineup.
This year there will be a free Super Silent Sunday showing two silent films back to back, taking place on
February 2nd at the Arlington Theatre with organ accompaniment. Another new feature are free seminars
to be offered daily at noon. SBIFF Executive Director Roger Durling presented the new poster created by
Barbara Boros. "If there is a theme this past year, its been a sense of exploration," said Durling.
Barbara Boros with the new SBIFF Poster.
There will be 22 world premieres and 31 US premieres. Celebrities that are scheduled to attend the Film
Festival this year include: Cate Blanchett, Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert Redford, Emma Thompson, Martin
Scorsese, Oprah Winfrey, and Jared Leto. The Festival begins Thursday, January 30 and continues through
Sunday, February 9, 2014. Visit SBIFF.org for more information.
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