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GI Film Festival San Diego 2023

5 PM, ongoing daily from May 15, 2023 until May 20, 2023.
Museum of Photographic Arts
We’ve put together a multi-ticket bundle allowing you to see as much of the the films in the 2023 lineup as you like. The multi-ticket bundle costs $125 . Tickets for most individual screenings are $10 each / $8 for military, veterans or KPBS members. The multi-ticket bundle and individual tickets will be available for purchase online in March.

Connecting through their love of cinema, filmmakers and movie buffs from around the world will gather together for the annual GI Film Festival San Diego, a multi-day event dedicated to presenting films and events for, by and about military and veterans. This year’s film festival is May 15-20, 2023 and will return in-person at the Museum of Photographic Arts (MOPA) in Balboa Park.

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All ticket and merchandise purchases support the festival’s mission to present and preserve the stories of our men and women in uniform.

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The festival is organized by KPBS in partnership with the Film Consortium San Diego to present the Local Film Showcase. The festival is a proud member of the San Diego Veterans Coalition and the San Diego Military Family Collaborative. 

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$8 - $125

Museum of Photographic Arts

1649 El Prado
San Diego, California 92101

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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.