Creepy vampires and dystopian youth…

….are just a few of the movie topics you’ll encounter at the upcoming San Luis Obispo International Film Festival, happening March 15-20. Don’t miss the Central Coast premiere of “The Divergent Series: Allegiant” which will include the presentation of the Festival’s 5th Annual Spotlight Award to Anthony Peckham. This event is presented by USL, Inc.

Tony Peckham 26Following the movie, Anthony Peckham (screenwriter of the final installment of the series) will discuss the movie with “The Divergent Series” production designer, Alec Hammond. Tickets are on sale now for the Thursday, March 17th 7:00pm screening at the Fremont Theatre in San Luis Obispo. More informationMovie Trailer.

And don’t miss our Opening Night on Tuesday, March 15 at Cal Poly’s Spanos Theatre when German pianist and composer, Markus Horn, will accompany the classic 1922 silent vampire movie, “Nosferatu” with a haunting original score. This event is presented by BHE Renewables. More information and tickets.

Francis & The Ball.W copyStay tuned for more news about Festival movies that cover everything from politics and human rights to GIANT waves and HUGE balls of twine!

We’ve got something for everyone at the 22nd Annual SLO Film Fest!

To see the festival schedule, read about films and events and watch movie trailers, go to and click on the SCHEDULE tab. Tickets for special events and festival passes are on sale now.

See you at the movies!

Wendy Eidson
SLO Film Fest Chief Cook & Bottle Washer