Roundup: Animation & SFFS Education

Roundup: Animation & SFFS Education

SFFS Education has been busy bringing leaders in animation to Bay Area schools. In recent weeks, Disney animation legend Glen Keane & Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Tomm Moore visited with SFFS and local students.

I felt emotional and happy when I saw this artist draw a beautiful piece of art and tell an inspiring love story. I learned that you can't give up on anything. If you keep trying, you can do anything you want. –Creative Arts student
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Make Your Own Fest: SFFS at Theaters Near You

Make Your Own Fest: SFFS at Theaters Near You

Getting excited for SFIFF? We're counting down the days 'til we announce our full lineup. In the meantime, don't fret! There are a slew of SFFS-supported films playing in the Bay Area over the next few weeks.

See you at SF Sketchfest & SF Indie Fest.
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SFFS at the 2015 Spirit Awards

SFFS at the 2015 Spirit Awards

We are so excited to see a slew of SFFS-supported films and SF International Film Festival vets nominated for Film Independent Spirit Awards! Among them are five films that the Film Society has supported through Filmmaker360 grants and services.

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Hey, Hearst Winner!

Hey, Hearst Winner!
The boldness of this project’s attempt to demonstrate something new about race and class and climate change through a particular dystopian worldview was very impressive.

Congratulations to A. Sayeeda Moreno and Micah Schaffer, winners of this year’s SFFS / Hearst Screenwriting Grant! The team will receive $15,000 to develop their sci-fi script-in-progress, White.

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Talent Watch: Fall 2014 SFFS / KRF Grant Finalists

Talent Watch: Fall 2014 SFFS / KRF Grant Finalists
We are particularly excited by the increasingly international pool of applicants for our flagship grant program, and by the fact that more than half of our finalists in this round are women.

Announcing the latest round of SFFS / KRF Filmmaking Grant finalists and their projects!

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