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What Not to Miss at the San Diego International Film Festival

The festival runs October 15–20

Laurence Fishburne | Partner Content

Love movies? Come watch with us at the 2019 San Diego International Film Festival! Catch never before seen indie and blockbusters from around the world. Meet filmmakers, mix & mingle at the movies and parties. 


Here are the top films & events not to miss:


Opening Night Film Premiere & After Party

Date: Tuesday, October 15

Film Premiere: Jojo Rabbit - An Anti-Hate Satire by Taika Waititi

After Party: Parq Nightclub

Check out the filmmakers on the red carpet and catch Jojo Rabbit! A huge hit at the Toronto Film Festival where director Taika Waititi won the TIFF Ebert Director Award AND People Choice Award! After the film join us at the Parq Nightclub for the after party, including live music with Liquid Blue, bites and no-host bar.


Night of the Stars Tribute

San Diego’s Biggest Night in Film

Date: Friday, October 18

Night of the Stars Tribute celebrates and honors the film industry's most accomplished artists. 2019 Night of the Stars Honorees include: Laurence Fishburne, Lindsay Wagner, Pitbull, Jared Harris, Jillian Bell and Camila Morrone.

Join us at the Pendry San Diego for a celebrity red carpet, elegant reception and the award show.


Culinary Cinema

Film & Food Tastings

Watch the acclaimed foodie documentary FUNKE and then enjoy tasting from San Diego Chef’s. Includes welcome champagne, food tastings with Chefs from Jamul Casino, Hotel Del Coronado, Oceana Coastal Kitchen, Hotel Republic, Red O - Taste of Mexico, Second Nature Catering, craft cocktails with Cuervo Traditional, Stella Artois, wine tastings and desserts by The Melting Pot and Cravory Cookie.

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