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San Diego Film Awards

Celebrating San Diego's Excellence in Film

The San Diego Film Awards celebrates excellence in over 27 categories including acting, directing, writing, makeup and more. Held at Humphrey’s by the Bay, this one night brings San Diego’s film community together to celebrate and recognize the filmmakers, cast and crew that have excelled in their craft.

The event includes:


An Academy Awards Style Awards Show
Red Carpet and Interviews
VIP Opening Reception
Guest Stars and Presenters
27 Awards in 4 categories for Film Awards eligible films

Early bird tickets will be available March 11th!

Neighborhood: Point Loma Peninsula

Humphrey's By the Bay

2241 Shelter Island Drive
San Diego , CA 92106

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Date & Time

Apr 8, 2018
5:30 PM
5:30- VIP Reception, 7:00pm- Film Awards, 10:00pm- Afterparty


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