Sarasota Film Festival

NAME OF FESTIVAL: Sarasota Film Festival
SINCE: 1999
WHERE: Sarasota, FL
WEBSITE: www.sarasotafilmfestival.com
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: The Sarasota Film Festival emphasizes the best in cinema alongside exciting programs and events, with more than 180 films screened each year including features, documentaries, shorts, and kid-friendly picks.

Legendary San Francisco Punk Rock Video Collective Target Video At The 2011 Sarasota Film Festival

Legendary San Francisco Punk Rock Video Collective Target Video At The 2011 Sarasota Film Festival

The Sarasota Film Festival (SFF), April 7-17, 2011 in Sarasota, FL, and legendary San Francisco based punk rock video collective Target Video announced a collaboration today that will see the Sarasota Film Festival present a program of Target’s legendary performance videos.  Entitled Futility Is Resistance: Treasures From The Target Video Archive (1977-84), the program features three nights of Target’s seminal, rarely seen punk rock performances. Shot by members of Target Video between 1977 and 1984, these […]

BEGINNERS film to close 2011 Sarasota Film Festival | Trailer

BEGINNERS film to close 2011 Sarasota Film Festival | Trailer

The Sarasota Film Festival, which takes place April 7-17th, 2011 announced that writer/director Mike Mills’ Beginners, a Focus Features release, has been selected as the Closing Night Film of the 13th Annual Festival, to screen on Sunday, April 17th. Beginners, which premiered at 2010 Toronto International Film Festival, stars Christopher Plummer who will be in attendance at the Festival to receive this year’s Cinema Master Award. From writer/director Mike Mills comes a comedy/drama about how […]