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San Diego Film Awards

San Diego Film Awards is a yearly televised award show that recognizes the excellence of student, independent, and professional filmmakers, talent, and crew in the San Diego film industry.

Established in 2014, it is the only local awards show that recognizes cast, crew, and filmmakers for their achievements in the previous calendar year. 




Since 2019, the San Diego Film Awards has broadcast on KPBS and is available for streaming on KPBS’ Film Consortium TV.

Films that are nominated for or win San Diego Film Awards are for considered for other screening opportunities including broadcast on KPBS , inclusion in San Diego International Film Festival and more.

Robert Lerner

El cajon

Other awards shows should view
this program to see a winner.

Frank Forth

El Cajon

Your format was near perfect.

Wally Schlotter

Former San Diego Film Commissioner

“The San Diego Film Awards”… It’s
definitely Award-worthy itself.”

Ken Gora

El Cajon

Great job showing the historical reference
& footage of each category with Good presenters
and using The Lot La Jolla for the backdrop.