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Sonoma International Film Festival

Sonoma International Film Festival

The Sonoma International Film Festival is celebrating its 21st successful year March 21-25,2018.  This film festival is considerd one of the nation's top ten destination film festivals.  All seven screning venues are withinh walking distance of the historic Sonoa Plaza.  This is one of the most filmmaker-friendly festivals where accommdations are provided thoughout your festival expderience and industry networking leads to distribution.  Enjoy a remarkable five day, stimulating festival in the midst of Sonoma wine country.  We do celebrate the very best in film, food & wine!

Set amidst the unparalleled beauty of the Sonoma Valley wine country, the Annual Sonoma International Film Festival welcomes filmakers and film lovers in April every year to a sun-drenched, luxurious extended weekend, pairing great food, fine wine and more than 64 new independent films from around the world. Film presentations at a variety of venues including the historic Sebastiani Theater on the Sonoma Town Plaza will include: world cinema, feature length narratives, documentaries, shorts and a student film program.


21st Anniversary of Sonoma International Film Festival Jury and Audience Awards



21st Anniversary Festival Wraps Up


The Film Jury Award winners of the 21st Annual Sonoma International Film Festival were announced Saturday evening at the Awards Party in The Backlot.


Best American Independent Feature: IN THE ORCHARD (dir. Christopher Knoblock)


Best World Feature: SALYUT -7 (dir. Klim Shipenko))


Best Documentary Feature: THE NEED TO GROW (dir. Rob Herring & Ryan Wirick)


Best Animated Short: TWO BALLOONS  (dir. Mark C. Smith)


Best Comedy Short: SAM DID IT (dir. Dominic Burgess) 


Best Documentary Short: EMPIRE ON MAIN STREET (dir. Jessica Congdon)


Best Dramatic Short: WOODMAN(dir. Mike Jackson)


Best World Short: INTO THE BLUE (dir. Antoneta Alamat Kusijanovic)


The Audience Award winners  ...... 

The A3 Audience Award for Best Documentary: THE PUSH


The Stolman Audience Award for Best American Indie: FUNNY STORY


SIFF Audience Award for Best World Cinema: TULIPANI


Best Dramatic Short: WOODMAN


Best Comedy Short:  GRAHAM'S MATE


Best Documentary Short: EMPIRE ON MAIN STREET


Best Animated Short: THE DRIVER IS RED


Best Foreign Short: CROSSING FENCES