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For the 13th consecutive year, Santa Monica Film Festival (#SMFF) returns to Santa Monica on Saturday, December 8, 2018 hosted by Laemmle Monica Film Center for film screenings and 1212 Santa Monica for the Awards Party.
2018 EVENT GUIDE [DOWNLOAD]
The 2018 Santa Monica Film Festival will take place on Saturday December 8 hosted by Laemmle Monica Film Center and 1212 Santa Monica. This year’s festival showcases 25 current award winning independent films from local, national and international filmmakers. A filmmaker Q&A that gives the audience an opportunity to interact with the filmmakers accompanies each film screening block. Films screen from 10A to 9P at Laemmle Monica Film Center. The festival concludes with an Awards Presentation and Cocktail Party at 8:30PM @ 1212 Santa Monica. Award Presenters include Ted Winterer (Mayor of Santa Monica); Casey Contreras (Culture & Design Editor, The Corsair), Alci Rengifo (Film Critic, Rotten Tomatoes) and Kathryn E. Jeffery, Ph.D., Superintendent and President of Santa Monica College (SMC).
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SANTA MONICA RESIDENT SCREENING PASS
Santa Monica Film Festival continues its commitment to the community of Santa Monica by offering Santa Monica residents complimentary Santa Monica Resident Pass that grants access to all available film screenings.
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SMFF is made possible by the generous support of our sponsors.