The 2021 Awards Celebration recognizes excellence in film in 13 categories including Best Documentary Feature, Best Narrative Film, Best Film Made by Military or Veterans, and more. Explore the 2021 winners.
We've made it easy to for you to find films that interest you. The 2021 selected films cover World War II to OEF/OIF, from caregiver stories to women warrior experiences. Looking for local, student, or veteran made films? We have that too. Explore the all that the festival has to offer.
The festival is organized by KPBS in partnership with the Film Consortium San Diego to present the Local Film Showcase. The festival is funded in part by a grant from the California Arts Council and is sponsored by National University and Scatena Daniels Communications. Additional support is provided by Task & Purpose and the San Diego Airport Arts Program. The festival is a proud member of the San Diego Veterans Coalition and the San Diego Military Family Collaborative.