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Date Event Time & Location
Wednesday, Feb. 7 Opening Night Film: MADU 8:00 p.m.
Arlington Theatre (click for tickets)
Thursday, Feb. 8 Outstanding Performer of the Year Award, honoring Bradley Cooper 8:00 p.m.
Arlington Theatre
Friday, Feb. 9 Maltin Modern Master Award, honoring Robert Downey Jr. 8:00 p.m.
Arlington Theatre
Saturday, Feb. 10 Virtuosos Award, honoring:
Danielle Brooks (The Color Purple),
Colman Domingo (Rustin & The Color Purple),
America Ferrera (Barbie),
Lily Gladstone (The Killers of the Flower Moon),
Greta Lee (Past Lives),
Charles Melton (May December),
Da’Vine Joy Randolph (The Holdovers),
and Andrew Scott (All Of Us Strangers)
8:00 p.m.
Arlington Theatre
Sunday, Feb. 11 Variety Artisans Award, honoring:
Billie Eilish and Finneas – Songwriter (Barbie)
Stephane Ceretti – VFX (Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3)
Ludwig Göransson – Composer (Oppenheimer)
Sarah Greenwood/Katie Spencer – Production Designer (Barbie)
Kazu Hiro – Hairstyling/Make Up (Barbie)
Jennifer Lame – Editor (Oppenheimer)
Rodrigo Prieto – Cinematography (Killers of the Flower Moon)
Michael Semanick – Re-recording Mixer (Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse)
Holly Waddington – Costume Designer (Poor Things)
11:00 a.m.
Arlington Theatre
Sunday, Feb. 11 American Riviera Award, honoring Mark Ruffalo 8:00 p.m.
Arlington Theatre
Monday, Feb. 12 Outstanding Directors of the Year Award, honorees: TBA 8:00 p.m.
Arlington Theatre
Thursday, Feb. 15 Montecito Award, honoring Jeffrey Wright 8:00 p.m.
Arlington Theatre
SBIFF’s Industry Panels, panelists:
Producers Panel – Saturday, February 10 at 11:00am
International Directors Panel – Saturday, February 10 at 2:00pm
Writers Panel – Tuesday, February 13 at 8:00pm
Women’s Panel – Saturday, February 17 at 11:00am
Arlington Theatre
Saturday, Feb. 17 Closing Night Film: Chosen Family 8:00 p.m.
Arlington Theatre

For the full schedule grid including all screenings and events, click here.

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