The 2021 Film Festival is now over! Stay tuned for more information on 2022!

How many films will I have access to?
If you are a Virtual Movie Star or All-Access Movie Mogul you will have access for all six days to over 100 films!
When can I get access to the films?
Most access for films starts on March 9th at 9:00AM PST!
When do I have to watch films?
ANYTIME! Most of the films are accessible for all six days, and you can watch these at your leisure!
Will there be Q&A’s with the filmmakers?
Yes! If we were able to schedule a Q&A these can be found in the “Bonus Content” when streaming your film!
Is there a way to socialize with filmmakers & friends?
Yes! The conversation is all happening on Discord, find more info here.
How do I redeem my Virtual Movie Fanatic ticket package?
Unlike previous years you will have to select the films you wish you watch. You have six tickets that are good for all regular screenings and short packages. We will send out detailed instructions on how redeem when our full program goes live on February 10th.
View our Step by Step Guide here!
What can a Movie Fanatic pass holder watch?
All regular film screenings. Tickets for Surf Nite, King Vidor, Opening Night & Closing night have to be purchased separately.
How do I purchase individual tickets?
Please view our Step by Step guide here
Where can I get a physical program guide?
SLO Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center
895 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Open 7 days a week
Sunday – Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday – Saturday, 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.


All ticket sales are final. No refunds or exchanges. In the event of a cancellation for which there is no rescheduled date, a refund may be issued at the option of the management.

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