Kimya Dawson’s Iconic Music in “Juno”

When does the music truly make the movie? How do certain songs become ingrained in the experience of watching a film?  What kind of thought process is there behind the selection of those songs? These only seem like…

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September 22, 2011 by | Category: News | Tags: | Comments (0)


Santa Fe’s Cultural Heritage Inspires Film Festival Website

Welcome to the new http://santafefilmfestival.com/index. Here you’ll find the latest festival news, ways to participate, image galleries, ticket information, featured trailers, Facebook and Twitter links, and much more. Executive Director Diane Schneier Perrin led the new design charge,…

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September 6, 2011 by | Category: News | Tags: | Comments (0)


SFFF Board to Honor Lance Hool at Encantado Fundraiser

Reboot the Santa Fe Film Festival! Please Join the Board of Directors of the Santa Fe Film Festival as we Honor Lance Hool CEO of Santa Fe Studios Producer/Director/Actor September 30, 2011, 6-10P at Encantado, an Auberge Resort $150 per…

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September 2, 2011 by | Category: News | Comments (0)


Emilio Estevez, Martin Sheen in Santa Fe for “The Way”

If this evening’s event at the Screen hosted by the Santa Fe Film Festival is any indication, we’re in for a great time at the movies this October. I was treated—along with a couple hundred other movie lovers—to…

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September 1, 2011 by | Category: News | Tags: | Comments (0)


2011 Santa Fe Film Festival Season Kick-off Event

The 2011 Santa Fe Film Festival  in association with Heath Concerts and the Railyard Community Corporation  presents a FREE Community Outdoor Screening of Oscar-winner JUNO directed by Jason Reitman and starring Ellen Page and Michael Cera Friday, September 23rd  in Railyard Park JUST…

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August 29, 2011 by | Category: News | Tags: | Comments (0)


Santa Fe Film Festival Offers Local Filmmakers Discount

Let’s start this entry by painting a picture: You’ve sat up all night next to your editor, making certain that every bit of polish is in the right place. The score sounds fantastic, the shots are just the…

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August 29, 2011 by | Category: News | Tags: | Comments (0)


Santa Fe Film Festival to Host Screening of Emilio Estevez’s, “The Way”

The Way director, Emilio Estevez and star, Martin Sheen, are coming to Santa Fe on September 1st for an advance screening of the film before its US release October 7th.  The Santa Fe Film Festival will host the event…

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August 25, 2011 by | Category: News | Tags: | Comments (0)


Santa Fe in the Fall

Thinking of coming to Santa Fe this fall for the 12th Annual Santa Fe Film Festival? Visitors are surprised to learn New Mexico has been host to over 150 feature films, and they don’t all star John Wayne,…

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August 24, 2011 by | Category: News | Tags: | Comments (0)


Brent Kliewer to Select Films for Santa Fe Film Festival

It’s great news that the Santa Fe Film Festival has engaged Brent Kliewer as Director of Programming for this year’s Festival October 20-23. Brent loves the movies and knows more about them than anyone I’ve ever met. He’s…

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August 13, 2011 by | Category: News | Tags: | Comments (0)


Call for Entries for New Mexico Filmmakers

Now is your chance to support your local, world-renowned film festival. If you are a New Mexico filmmaker and completed a film in New Mexico after September, 2010, submit it to the Santa Fe Film Festival and receive…

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August 11, 2011 by | Category: News | Comments (0)


Diane Schneier Perrin’s Distinctive Vision

The key to crafting the Santa Fe Film Festival into a distinctive and important event is a singular vision. There are many decisions to be made, films to be selected, and an overall level of quality to be…

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August 4, 2011 by | Category: News | Tags: | Comments (0)


The Family That Screens Together Brent Kliewer and the Santa Fe Film Festival

THE FAMILY THAT SCREENS TOGETHER  BRENT KLIEWER AND THE SANTA FE FILM FESTIVAL By Robert Nott/The New Mexican July 22, 2011 Brent Kliewer — who has always believed that movies should be shared with others in the dark —…

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July 22, 2011 by | Category: News | Comments (0)