Awards honor local business, technology leaders

Awards honor local business, technology leaders Staff Report   Four individuals and two local businesses were honored at the 2017 South Coast Business & Technology Awards, the region’s largest networking event for the business and technology industries. Almost 700 guests gathered at the Fess Parker Hotel and Resort to celebrate local leaders who have demonstrated an extraordinary commitment to the […]

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Behind the Curtain – Robin Bisio

Behind the Curtain – Robin Bisio Robin Bisio is an award-winning dance filmographer whose aim is to present indigenous dance that celebrates landscape. Her work has been screened at film festivals worldwide, including six years at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Palm Springs International Short Fest, Dance On Camera, Danza Di Napoli, Festival Du Films Independants/Brussels, Chicks With Flicks, […]

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Local films among those showcased at SB International Film Festival

  Staff Report As part of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, “Santa Barbara Features” is a selection of films that are directed by Santa Barbara filmmakers or feature key issues in the community. Show times and locations are subject to change, so refer to the film festival’s website (www.sbiff.org) to get updated information and buy tickets. See below for […]

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Tribal Justice to premiere at SBIFF

Tribal Justice follows two extraordinary Native American women, both chief judges for their tribes’ courts. Abby Abinanti, Chief Judge of the Yurok Tribe on the northwest coast of California, and Claudette White, Chief Judge of the Quechan Tribe in the southeastern desert near Yuma, Arizona, are creating innovative justice systems that focus on restoring rather than punishing offenders in order to […]

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