October 31, 2017
There's no lack of great film festivals to attend in California in the coming months:
the Coronado Island Film Festival runs from November 9 through November 12, 2017
the San Diego Asian Film Festival runs from November 9 through 18, 2017,
the Ojai Film Festival 2016 in beautiful Ojai, CA runs from November 2 through 12, 2017.
and the AFI Fest 2017 in Hollywood runs from November 9 through 16, 2017.
the IDA Documentary Awards in Los Angeles sponsored by the
International Documentary Association, December 9 ,2017,
the Palm Springs International Film Festival runs from January 2 through 15, 2018,
the Santa Barbara International Film Festival runs from January 31 through February 11, 2018
the San Diego Jewish Film Festival runs from February 7 through 18, 2018,
the Los Angeles Italia Film, Fashion and Art Festival runs from February 25 through March 3, 2018,
the San Diego Latino Film Festival runs from March 15 through 25, 2018,
the Newport Beach International Festival runs from April 26 through May 3, 2018.
The Palm Springs Film Noir Festival runs from May 10 through May 13, 2018.
All of these are great festivals that show independent feature,
short, and documentary films. You can meet the filmmakers, attend some educational seminars, and meet some new friends and make some great contacts.
For reviews of festivals and my favorite films from 2016 select the more button below.