SAN DIEGO INTL FILM FESTIVAL Begins Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017

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San Diego Intl Film Festival
Oct 4, 2017 at 5:30 pm to Oct 8, 2017 at 9:00 pm

The San Diego International Film Festival is an important stop on the festival circuit as films debut and begin to make their way towards Academy Awards and other important competitions. We recognize the Opening night kicks off with a bang and an afterparty, Thursday night get star struck at VARIETY Night of the Stars Tribute, Friday Night it’s on to our Party with a Purpose, see who takes home the awards at the Filmmakers Awards Show & party on Saturday night and roll into Culinary Cinema on Sunday with delicious bites from top chef’s paired with a foodie film. films and filmmakers with VARIETY Night of the Stars Tribute and our Filmmaker Awards.

POISONING PARADISE Fri, Oct 6 | 3:30pm | Regal UA Horton

Journey to the seemingly idyllic world of Native Hawaiians, whose communities are surrounded by experimental test sites for genetically engineered seed corn and pesticides sprayed upwind of their homes, schools, hospitals, and shorelines.

WASTED: THE STORY OF FOOD WASTE
Fri, Oct 6 | 5:00pm | Regal UA Horton

An informative and entertaining documentary produced by celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain,

WASTED! THE STORY OF FOOD WASTE takes you around the world, showing you the 1.3 billion tons of food that gets thrown out each year and some of the people fighting most creatively to prevent that waste.

RIVERBLUE: CAN FASHION SAVE THE PLANET?
Sat, Oct 7 | 1:00pm | Regal UA Horton

Do you know how dirty your jeans are? Narrated by clean water supporter Jason Priestley, RiverBlue follows international river conservationist, Mark Angelo, on a journey that uncovers the dark side of the fashion industry.

THE LAST ANIMALS
Sat, Oct 7 | 3:30pm | Regal UA Horton

The Last Animals follows the conservationists, scientists and activists battling poachers and criminal networks to save elephants and rhinos from the edge of extinction.

SPIRIT OF DISCOVERY
Sat, Oct 7 | 4:30pm | ArcLight UTC

Walter Munk’s brilliant failures have done more for the world than a thousand men’s ordinary successes, but can he muster another one for the threatened flying Devil Rays that share his name?

WE BELIEVE FILM CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

The San Diego International Film Festival presents the very best in independent filmmaking. Our curated track of environmental films explores the most pressing issues facing our planet today. See and hear from some of the bravest and committed filmmakers in the world as they help bring understanding and awareness to the environmental challenges we all face.