The magic of storytelling continues. Though things look a little different this year, it doesn’t mean the party has to end. Get cozy and get ready to stream emerging voices and inspiring visionaries right from the comfort of your own living room. Don’t worry, this is just an intermission! The magic of Sun Valley as a destination will always be core to our DNA. Our hope is by expanding our offerings to as wide an audience as possible online, it will inspire viewers to join us in person as soon as we are able.
While we may not have all the answers to all your questions, this is what we know now. Be sure to check back often and sign up for our newsletters and social feeds to get the latest information.
When will SVFF Streaming take place?
April 14-18, 2021
What will SVFF Streaming include?
A curated slate of cutting edge films including narratives, documentaries, shorts and filmmaker Q&As, all available online via SVFF’s platform by Shift 72. Shift 72 is an industry leading platform giving viewers a high quality in-home cinematic experience while also providing MPAA-accredited digital rights management protection for our filmmakers.
How can I get access?
We are offering full streaming access passes to all festival offerings for $150.
Additionally, for a limited time, all streaming passes include a SVFF Membership.
What does membership get me?
Membership has its privileges! In addition to knowing you are a part of a community that supports emerging voices in film, SVFF Members receive exclusive access to off season screenings, Q&As, discounts and more.
What if I rolled over a pass from the 2020 Festival?
We will email all deferred passholders details on our plan for 2021 passes in early March. Please check your spam email if you have not received this email or reach out to us firstname.lastname@example.org if you do not hear from us by mid March.
When do passes go on sale?
Passes go on sale April 5. Passes are limited.
When will you announce the films?
Our film slate announcement is scheduled for April 5.
Will you be selling individual tickets?
We will not be selling individual film tickets. Access to SVFF Streaming is only available through passes.
What about SVFF’s Filmmaker Initiatives?
The Sun Valley Film Festival’s commitment to supporting emerging voices in film lives on. Beyond curating and sharing the work of some of the best and brightest in the business, SVFF’s Screenwriters Lab, Future Filmmakers Forum and Ford Producers Grant programs will all take place in a virtual format in 2021, with the intention of them returning in person in the near future.
Can I submit my film?
Submissions are Closed.
Navigate to our Films page. Follow the link to our program where you can purchase your All-Access pass. Once purchased, you will have access to our entire slate of films for the duration of the festival, April 14 – 18. If you have any questions just email our team at email@example.com and we will guide you through.
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