Santa Barbara Surf Film Festival Returns at New Venue for 2022 Festival March 18 & 19

SBSFF announces 2022 Festival Dates and new venue, the Community Arts Workshop space(CAW), for immersive two-day event | SURF X FILM X ART X COMMUNITY

Online PR News – 02-March-2022 – Santa Barbara, CA – The 2022 Santa Barbara Surf Film Festival is back for the first time post-pandemic with a whole new vibe. This year’s Covid friendly, two-day event, held at the Community Arts Workshop space (CAW) - 631 Garden Street in downtown Santa Barbara- features a captivating surf cinema lineup and live local music with indoor and outdoor activities that allow for ample space in a more immersive, engaging experience.

We’re proud to announce our official selection of films for the 2022 SBSFF:
Feature film selections: "Searching for Tom Curren", the 25-year remastered release, by Sonny Miller, “Waterman” by Isaac Halasima, “Snapt 4” by Logan Dulien, “Morning of the Earth”, 50th year anniversary remastered in 4K, by Albert Falzon, and “Birth of the Endless Summer” by Richard Yelland

Short film selections: “93 Letters from Marge” by Heather Hudson, “RE-MOTE: The Lost Reels” by Albert Falzon, “Art Form” by Matt Kleiner, and "805 Presents: Beautiful Silence” featuring Nate Tyler.

SBSFF will kick-off Friday afternoon (March 18) with happy hour at 4:00 pm, presented by Nosotros Tequila, and live music by the folk-rock band, Uncle Uncle, followed by 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm showings.

Saturday features a full-day line-up. 10:00 am - 1:30 pm is our Grom Program, with a short film sponsored by Surf Happens, and a live performance from the kids' band Wombo Combo.

On both days we invite our guests to come out to enjoy the all-day, live, musical performances including an acoustic set by Albatross, Ukulele music by Annalie Ilagan, and music by Denny Aaberg and Simone Reddingius, our extraordinary film line-up, and happy hour sponsored by Nosotros Tequila.

Explore art in multiple mediums, including a large format exhibition of the works by Albert Falzon. Taste specially crafted artisan food & drinks, cruise through our open-air market with local vendors & sponsor activations, and get to know our nonprofits.

In line with our missions to benefit the community, our silent auction and raffle proceeds will benefit our three partner non-profits: The Surf Happens Foundation, Heal the Ocean, and Surfrider.

Purchase tickets and view the full schedule at:
Single Day, Two-Day, VIP, and Grom Program Tickets Available.

Follow us on social media @SBsurffilmfestival and join our email list on the SBSFF website to hear more event details as they are released.

Our 2022 Sponsors Include:
Visit Santa Barbara, Firestone, Nosotros Tequila, Glasshouse, Pro Farms, Surf Happens, Waiakea, High Seas Mead, Oil Slick, Sunstone, and Montecito Gourmet.