In response to popular demand from the Sarasota community and audiences around the globe for continued arts and storytelling, the 2020 virtual edition of the Sarasota Film Festival (SFF) has now extended its online edition to Sunday, May 10th. In conjunction with this extension, the festival is excited to announceContinue Reading


The Sarasota Film Festival (SFF) is proud to offer you our first ever virtual film festival! It is starting in just a few hours, streaming from midnight 4/27 until midnight 5/3. We have an excellent program of 80+ films, selected from the in-theater Sarasota Film Festival 2020. Please check outContinue Reading


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic The Sarasota Film Festival, in conjunction with the arts community of Sarasota, presents the first-ever virtual film festival including feature-length films, documentaries, short films, student films, conversations, Q&A’s and other live events for the 2020 edition.A full detailed lineup of the festival, along with costs,Continue Reading

Cinematheque Showing Classic Movies in Sarasota, FL


The Sarasota Film Festival has a program under it’s Education Department called “Cinematheque”. The Cinematheque program shows educational screenings of films both foreign and domestic. They have shown classics such as Casablanca and have several films lined up for the future.