Youth Film Intensive 2015

The San Pedro International Film Festival’s Youth Film Intensive is a great opportunity for high school students interested in film production and story-telling. Students will work in teams to create 3 minute videos in San Pedro over a two day period. Completed films will be shown at the festival in October.

Call for Entries

Call for Entries for the 2015 San Pedro International Film Festival being held on October 9, 10 and 11.

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Become a partner of the San Pedro International Film Festival and support the local community!

Iron Giant Screening

THE IRON GIANT IS ON HIS WAY TO SAN PEDRO! A panel and screening of the Iron Giant on Thursday, May 14, at 7PM at the Grand Annex

Youth Film Intensive 2015

Sign ups are taking place for SPIFF's Youth Filmmaking Intensive June 20th - 21st, 2015

Call for Entries 2015

The 2015 San Pedro International Film Festival will take place on October 9, 10 and 11. Call for Entries is now open.

Upcoming Events

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Featured Local Artist: Ingrid Dietrich

Ingrid Dietrich, fell in love with the City of San Pedro when she first visited in 2004. Since then, she has dedicated most of her time to capture the beauty of the city.

Film Alum News: Bill Matson

This monthly segment will feature interviews with various SPIFF filmmaker alumni. We are proud to begin the series with a look at award-winning filmmaker Bill Matson, director of "Sitting Bull's Voice".

Sitting Bull's Voice

In 2013, SPIFF screened "Sitting Bull's Voice" for the first time in California. Ernie LaPointe, Sitting Bull’s great-grandson, and the film’s narrator attended the event along with producers William “Bill” Matson and Tim Prokop.