Welcome to SANTA MONICA FILM FESTIVAL where you can find links to the latest festival news, press releases, press accreditation and film materials.  

Santa Monica Film Festival takes place annually in the beautiful beachside resort town of Santa Monica, CA. Santa Monica Film Festival offers an intimate community experience in which audience members, filmmakers, festival programmers and industry professionals all mingle to discover the next generation of talent.

Santa Monica Film Festival 2021 will combine an in-person festival in Santa Monica, CA and/or a virtual experience for everyone to enjoy. Films officially selected for the 2021 Santa Monica Film Festival may be presented in Santa Monica, online, or both depending on emerging circumstances.