Talent Watch: Spring 2014 SFFS/KRF Grant Finalists

Talent Watch: Spring 2014 SFFS/KRF Grant Finalists

San Francisco Film Society and Kenneth Rainin Foundation just selected 15 projects for the latest round of SFFS / Kenneth Rainin Foundation Filmmaking Grant finalists. A total of  $300,000 will be awarded to one or more narrative feature films! Get to know the talented finalists and projects below and keep an out for the winners in late April. 

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From the Archive: 2014 Oscar Nominees at SFIFF

From the Archive: 2014 Oscar Nominees at SFIFF

Four SFIFF alumni are nominated for this year's Oscars. Four of them - Morgan Neville, Joshua Oppenheimer, Richard Linklater, and Zachary Heinzerling - brought their currently nominated films to the 56th SFIFF last year. Try to spot them at the awards on Sunday!

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From the Archive: Oscar Winners at SFIFF

From the Archive: Oscar Winners at SFIFF

Oscar-winning actors, actresses, directors, writers, and producers have graced the San Francisco International Film Festival many times in years past. Quite a few of them picked up SFFIF's own awards while here, including the Peter J. Owens Award for excellence in acting, the Akira Kurosawa Award in directing, and the Founder's Directing Award. Let's take a trip down a red-carpet-lined memory lane.

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In Focus: Ian Olds on The Fixer

In Focus: Ian Olds on The Fixer

For me personally, there haven't been any new technological developments or anything like that that have had as profound an impact on my process as simply collaborating with people over time and slowly building a body of meaningful work.

Ian Olds shares his inspiration, challenges, opportunities, and SFFS' impact on The Fixer recent SFFS / KRF grant-winning film project.

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