Greetings and congratulations,
Dr. Lew Hunter (Dean Emeritus, UCLA Screenwriting) leads a group of pros from all around the world for conversation, education and amazing films!
Dr. Lew literally wrote the book, "Screenwriting 434" and has trained more Academy Award winning screenwriters than any person alive!
For SFF 2017, accepted screenwriters and members of CFF's Screenwriting Group only. As a member of this exclusive club you are eligible to receive...
2 ALL ACCESS* SFF 2015 SCREENWRITER PASSES for just $75 each!.
SACRAMENTO FILM FESTIVAL 2017! (Details below)
SCREENWRITER PASS HERE:
Here's a tip:
Of course we want you to stay for the full 8 day festival...But... if you just attended the final 3 days, you'll get:
Sold separately its a $300 value!
Your $75 Screenwriter Pass* is BY FAR the best value!
MAXIMIZE THE EXPERIENCE:
This Hospitality page will give you quick, clear directions on how to get the MOST out of the Sacramento Film Festival.
1) JOIN AS A MEMBER of CFF
California Film Foundation is the umbrella organization which produces the Sacramento Film Festival. Founded in 1993, we are California's premier screenwriter/film maker support and networking organization. If you aren't already a member, join now. IT IS FREE!
2) RSVP to our "SUPERB SCREENWRITERS" Club:
This is a way to communicate and collaborate with fellow screenwriters and festival staff. NOTE: Must join CFF 1st.
3) BOOK a ROOM
At the bottom of this page are several options for hotels within walking distance of our venue. Sacramento airport offers free shuttles to ALL of these hotels.
Your host, Dr. Lew Hunter
So book your room now! OK?
THE EMBASSY SUITES
...Located on the Sacramento river, this beautiful property is situated between downtown and Old Sacramento within a convenient two minute walk of each. Visitors may also walk easily to our venues. This amazing Hotel also offer amenities like a full, two-hour free happy hour each day, a workout room and lots of extras!
Visitors to Downtown Sacramento often site the
Delta King as one of the best experiences in the area.
Home to the Sacramento Film awards, the Delta King
stays permanently docked at the edge of Old Sacramento,
the city's historic district. The Delta King is located within walking distance of the the Crocker Art Museum, the Railroad Museum and the Downtown Westfield Mall.
300 J street
Leisure guests love that the hotel's location is across the street from "Old Sacramento."This historic landmark district, themed around the California Gold Rush, features shopping, dining and world-renowned museums. While the hotel's location gives patrons the ability to easily visit nearby attractions, we also offer great on-site amenities: complimentary Wi-Fi, a 24-hour Fitness Center, an outdoor pool and amazing food at our restaurant and lounge, Cyprus Grille. Call today and reserve your room in Sacramento
JOIN CFF at ZERO COST:
Remember, we want you to engage in all the events at the Festival you can! You will note that this site asks you to join as a member. THERE IS NO COST TO JOIN.
The idea of the California Film Foundation is to support writers and filmmakers. The website is an important tool toward that end. As a member, you can network exclusively with other members and get tips, info and valuable training free of charge. We invite you to check out this website and just go for it! Have fun. Meet these filmmakers and RSVP to any event that strikes your fancy! Look forward to seeing you at the show!
Martin Anaya & Cheryl Leff,
Sacramento Film Festival