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Coronado Island Film Festival


  • WHEN Multiple dates from Nov 8 - Nov 11, 2019[days & times]
  • WHERE Coronado Island - multiple venues
  • AGES 18+
  • COST $145 - $395

The 2019 Coronado Island Film Festival (CIFF) is presented over Veterans Day weekend, Nov. 8 – 11, with a full line-up of studio films, features, documentaries, shorts, student films, culinary cinema plus parties, industry panels and live entertainment. Passes can be purchased at the festival website. Early Bird pricing is in effect through Sept. 2. The complete film lineup will be announced October 1.

Since its 2016 launch, CIFF has screened a blend of notable independent films alongside Oscar-nominated features, making their San Diego County premieres. The festival’s Presenting Sponsor is Hotel del Coronado, and CIFF’s signature event, the Leonard Maltin Celebrity Tribute, will again take place in the hotel’s iconic Crown Room. At that venue, attendees will enjoy a lively reception and plated dinner, followed by Maltin’s intimate interviews with this year’s Celebrity Honorees, including actors, directors, screenwriters and cinematographers.

The Crown City pass ($345 through Sept. 2; thereafter $395) includes priority reservations for major studio films and Leonard Maltin’s Celebrity Tribute Dinner. The Film Buff pass ($145 through Sept. 2; $195 thereafter).

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending. Check local COVID-19 restrictions and updates.

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