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  • Who is coming to our exclusive screening of WILD ROSE?! 🎉 Get ready for this music & drama flick, with a star-making performance by actress Jessie Buckley. If you are attending this event, don’t forget to RSVP! If you want to come, pick up your VIP Member Pass & catch the EARLY BIRD PRICING to attend this screening & cocktail party. MORE DETAILS: sdfilmfest.com/june-12th-film-insider-series-wild-rose/
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  • We’re excited for this one ... 😱🎤 WILD ROSE is coming to our Film Insider Series June 12th! Pick up your VIP Member Pass to attend this event. This exclusive screening will include a cocktail party & post-reception 🥂 WATCH FULL TRAILER & LEARN MORE: https://sdfilmfest.com/june-12th-film-insider-series-wild-rose/
  • ⚠️Early Bird Pricing ending soon!⚠️ Pick up a VIP MEMBER PASS or FEST PASS and SAVE before prices go up! Get the full VIP Festival experience AND attend our Film Insider Series Screenings on June 12 & July 10 with a 2019 VIP MEMBER PASS 🎥 GET PASSES: sdfilmfest.com/passes-and-tickets/
  • Calling all photographers & videographers! 📸🎥 Volunteer for the 2019 San Diego International Film Festival October 15-20 and get a chance to showcase your talents, go behind the scenes and get in on the action! If you are interested in volunteering please visit: SDFILMFEST.COM/VOLUNTEER
  • What an incredible night! We had a blast chatting with screenwriter @Jclee1230 after our May Film Insiders Series screening of LUCE. We are so excited to see what the future holds for J.C. and what he will create next. Check out the photos from this epic night on our facebook page. If you weren’t able to catch this screening and Q&A, put our next Film Insider Series date JUNE 12 on your calendar and pick up a VIP Member Pass to receive an invitation: sdfilmfest.com/passes-and-tickets/
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