2021 Santa Fe Film Festival

The Santa Fe Film Festival celebrates all facets of cinematic arts – here in New Mexico, regionally and globally.

Our annual event honors everyone working both on and off screen to bring the best of film creation, production and showings to the public. We constantly seek improvement in our line of respective crafts and provide filmmakers with resources to pursue their dreams further.

The Santa Fe Film Festival focuses on bringing together distinguished industry specialists and all movie lovers through accessible screenings, panels, workshops and parties!

2021 Santa Fe Film Festival Films

Wild Animals

Director Biography – Stephen Burns “The biggest risk in life, is not taking one.” I have always tried to live my…

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Voices

A troubled young man deals with the competing voices in his head.

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Under the Lights

Sam is a boy with epilepsy so desperate to feel like a normal kid, he goes to prom knowing that…

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Tomena

With his career hanging in the balance, a tormented songwriter must confront his deepest wound when visited by someone from…

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Übel

A Jewish girl confronts a Nazi officer with what he has done. Director – Edwin Schaap Project Links  Website

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Water Tower

Anthem, featuring Ron Reyes and Don Bolles Project Links  Website

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The Woman Under The Tree

Lucia, a homeless woman in South Beach, spends much of her time sitting under a tree, watching the life of…

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The Winter

Walking in a snowy forest, a peasant sees an unusual deer and goes to follow it. The deer allures him…

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The Spirit Seam

The Spirit Seam is a short animated film about a little girl, Pollywog, and her Pap-Paw. Located in an Appalachain…

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The Hideaway

No longer girlie enough for her girlfriends and starting to become too girlie for her guy friends, and eager to…

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Still In My Heart

A story of an abandoned outlaw living in the American west, surviving the only way he knows how. The connection…

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SOLEDAD

A pro bono lawyer and her client Soledad fight for Soledad’s right to asylum just as the Trump Administration changes…

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Pas de Deux

A love story transcends time when two ballet dancers meet at a mysterious private estate. Director Biography – Jason O. Silva…

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Rum Go!

A man gets caught in a living nightmare after he becomes enamored with his best friend’s far-fetched fantasies. The events…

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Rowing for Gold

Rowing for Gold is a documentary about Ron Harvey, an M.I.T-trained aerospace engineer, who has been a champion rower both…

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Pola

A middle-aged woman works at a phone sex line in order to support her paraplegic daughter. A call from her…

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Player One

A dark comedy about a group of high school girls trying to deal with their friend’s miscarriage during a sleepover.

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Photo Op

A humorous cautionary tale about the perils of trusting a stranger with your phone. Written by Steve Young (Letterman, Simpsons)…

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Spin Cycle

Different day, same routine: we all know the never-ending story of laundry. In this silent short film that hearkens back…

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Variant U

Inspired by the dark and grim stories of Edgar Allan Poe, “Variant U” is the terrifying tale of a man…

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REVERB

A 9-years-old pianist, who suffers from a hearing impairment, learns a different way of listening to the world. Director Biography…

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Pass

Fascinating drama about not everyone is trustworthy………… (The social issue movie centers around a poor woman) Director Biography – Elika Abdollahi…

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Power

A silent movie about letting go Director Biography – Carmen Dahlman                 www.carmendahlman.com

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The Internet Kills

Euphoria meets The Ring. When Victoria and her friends discover an app that kills you, they accidentally unleash something truly…

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Torchlight

A reluctant debt collector for a funeral home must pay a visit to old friends in default. Director Biography – Andy…

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Red Bean Soup

The 2020 Wasserman Award recipient Red Bean Soup, shares the struggle of a wife grappling to reconnect with her dementia…

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