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The Santa Fe Independent Film Festival advances independent, innovative, and cutting edge cinema and brings 5 days of excellence in filmmaking to the inclusive and diverse community of Santa Fe, New Mexico.



SFIFF Announces 2016 Award Winners

SFIFF 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award went to: Jacqueline Bisset

SFIFF 2016 American Filmmaker Award went to: Jay Roach

2016 Santa Fe Independent Film Festival's Juried Awards:

Best Narrative Feature: Le Dep directed by Sonia Boileau
Best Documentary Feature: Hotel Dallas directed by Sherng-Lee Huang, Livia Ungur
Special Jury Mention Documentary Feature: Off the Rails directed by Adam Irving

Early Bird Festival Passes Now On Sale

Early Bird Festival Passes Now On Sale for a discounted rate of $300 (Reg. $399)

Individual Tickets for the 2017 festival will go on sale September 2017.

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