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SBSFF 2023 Film Submissions 🏄‍♂️

The Santa Barbara Surf Film Festival is on the lookout for independently produced surf, ocean-centric or ocean environmental feature length films (over 20 mins) and short films (under 20 mins) for SBSFF 2023!
Submissions are closed! Thank you for all that applied! 
Film submissions were open until March 25th 2023. 
Our festival has proven to be a great opportunity for filmmakers and artists to gain exposure and make connections. Selected films will be screened a the Santa Barbara Surf Film Festival on June 9th or 10th.
  • Each participating filmmaker will have their film screened at the surf film festival in June 2023 at the historic Lobero Theater in beautiful downtown Santa Barbara.

  • We will use all film promo material on our website and official SBSFF social media channels to help promote the festival.

Good luck & thank you for your interest in being part of this year's SBSFF! 🤙

Visit SBSFF FilmFreeway to find more info on the film parameters and submission fee.

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