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Modern Master Brad Pitt Maltin Modern Master Award January 22nd


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SBIFF Films & Schedule SBIFF Opening Night!

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Dr. M.L. King, Jr.

New Album! Take the Stairs Celebrating the life of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Local Filmmakers

“An unexpected blend of classically trained musicianship and hip-hop beats and inventiveness.” The Miami Herald

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SB Dance Theatre performing through Sunday 25

Mother of Chernobyl and Calaveras Creek

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In This Issue


Black Violin


Impossible Tour

Sigrid Toye: Harbor Voice. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Community News. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14, 16 Beverley Jackson: Mixing Yesterday & Today. . 18

Staci Caplan: SBAOR President. . . . . . . . . . . . 23 Destination ART. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24-25 Open House Invitations. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

Movies & Theatre...9

The SB Symphony to perform January 18th & 19th 19

Mike Wiltshire appointed SB Waterfront Director

Cover Photo by Mark Clennon

Classifieds. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22-23

Poster by Barbara Boros

Harlan Green: Economic Voice. . . . . . . . . . . . . 22

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The Ticket: SB Calendar. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19-21

Tue, Jan 28 / 7 PM

Photo by Regina Recht & Frank Eidel

Priscilla: Santa Barbara Seen. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18


SBIFF Schedule of screenings & events


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Black Violin’s Impossible Tour By Caitlin O’Hara / UCSB Arts & Lectures


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UNIQUE MASH-UP OF CLASSICAL, HIP HOP, ROCK, AND R&B WITH A MESSAGE – the classically-trained string duo Black Violin will perform at the Granada Theatre on Tuesday, January 28th at 7pm in a UCSB Arts & Lectures presentation. Black Violin fuses the sounds of today with classical virtuosity. Their new album, Take the Stairs, was released in November to widespread acclaim, landing coveted spots at the top of the Classical, Crossover, and Hip Hop and R&B charts. Adding DJ SPS and drummer Nat Stokes to the lineup, they’re bringing their genre-busting sound to Santa Barbara on the Impossible Tour. The Duo’s latest studio album, Take the Stairs, includes singles Showoff, One Step and Impossible is Possible. A top-charting album, it debuted at

Violist Wil Baptiste and Violinist Kev Marcus

No. 1 Classical, No. 1 Classical Crossover, No. 7 Top New Artists, No. 9 Hip Hop and R&B and on the Top 100 Billboard Overall. Black Violin is composed of classically trained violist Wil Baptiste and violinist Kev Marcus. The duo, from South Florida, began playing together in their high school orchestra class. After attending separate colleges, Kev and Wil reunited and decided to combine their classical training and love for hip-hop music; establishing a distinguished, genre-bending sound that has often been described as “classical boom.” The Impossible Tour is bringing high energy performances to cities across the nation. The band spent the latter half of 2018 and beginning of 2019 touring, writing, and recording new music. The Impossible Tour ramped up in January, shortly after wrapping up their successful 2018 Classical Boom Tour, which consisted of more than 90 concerts and included back to back sold out performances at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. Black Violin’s Impossible Tour spreads the message that anything is possible and there are no limits to what one can achieve, regardless of circumstance. The focus is positivity and encouragement. “When you come to a Black Violin concert, there are so many people in the audience experiencing something together,” shared Wil Baptiste. “To me, that’s what our show does, it brings people together. Not only that, you’re being inspired, you’re being uplifted, you’re able to see something you probably have never seen before.” Black Violin’s last record, Stereotypes, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Classical Crossover

Chart and No. 4 on the Billboard R&B Chart. NPR praised the album and band, saying, “their music will keep classical music alive for the next generation.” Creative collaborations include Kanye West, Wu-Tang Clan, Wyclef Jean, Lil Wayne, and Alicia Keys. In 2016, Black Violin composed music for FOX’s hit TV series Pitch, and the group has made appearances on HBO’s Ballers, The Tonight Show, The Wendy Williams Show, The Ellen Show, and the 2016 Heisman Trophy Presentation on ESPN. Black Violin are advocates for educational outreach and were announced as Turnaround Artists for Mary B. Bethune Elementary School in their hometown of Broward County, FL. Turnaround Arts, a national education program of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, infuses arts into struggling schools to support overall reform efforts. Founded by President Obama’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities in 2012, the program partners schools with music instrument grants, arts supplies, professional development, and musicals and pairs each school with an artist to provide mentorship, inspiration, and support for the school’s journey in the program. Turnaround Artists include Elton John, Edward Norton, and Yo-Yo Ma, among other highly acclaimed members of the arts community. Additionally, Black Violin continues to perform for more than 100,000 students annually throughout North America and Europe. UCSB Arts & Lectures 2019-20 season Community Partners are the Natalie Orfalea Foundation & Lou Buglioli and Corporate Season Sponsor is SAGE Publishing. For tickets ($30-$45/general public; $19/UCSB students and youth 18 and under) call 805-893-3535 or visit www.ArtsAndLectures.UCSB.edu. Or call 805-899-2222 or visit www.granadasb.org.

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Arts Adventures Program


LACK VIOLIN will participate in A&L’s Arts Adventures program, performing in an assembly for Santa Barbara County students at the Granada Theatre during their visit. A&L launched the Arts Adventures program in 2016-2017, transporting nearly 1,500 school children from local and neighboring districts to Santa Barbara’s Granada Theatre to witness a live performances from visiting artists and speakers. The new and engaging programs, along with the bus transportation, are at no cost to the participating schools. The inaugural event was with astronaut Captain Scott Kelly, who inspired students from grades four to six with stories and photos from life on the International Space Station. This season so far, A&L has partnered with numerous schools and age ranges for performances with National Geographic wildlife photographer Joel Sartore and the renowned company Dance Theatre of Harlem. In 2017-2018, A&L initiated a program with the UCSB Office of Education Partnerships to provide campus experiences for Lompoc students. After partaking in the Arts Adventures program, these visiting schools are transported to the UCSB campus for lunch, tours, and STEM activities led by UCSB students.

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January 17, 2020

SBIFF to Honor Brad Pitt as 2020 Maltin Modern Master

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N THE WORLD OF MODERN FILM, very few names are more recognizable than the name Brad Pitt and his contributions to the industry as both an actor and producer can hardly be overstated. It is because of his commitment to the art form and his unshakeable work ethic that he will be receiving the prestigious Maltin Modern Master Award at the 35th annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival on January 22nd. Pitt is best known for his roles in Simon Kinberg’s Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Aaron Sorkin’s Moneyball, for which he was also a producer, and Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds. In 2019, he delivered landmark performances as Major Roy McBride in James Gray’s Ad Astra and as stuntman Cliff Booth in Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time In Hollywood, for which he won the Golden Globe for best actor in a supporting role. Pitt also heads up Plan B Entertainment, the production company that gave us The Departed, Vice, Moonlight, and 12 Years a Slave. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Pitt remained humble in his sentiments about the awards he may win, and has already won, for his 2019 films, “The goal is for the film to land, to speak to someone Wednesday, January 22nd whether it’s now or a decade from 8pm, Arlington Theatre now. I find chasing it [awards] is

actually a disservice to the purity of your telling a story, and a shackling thing to focus on.” The Maltin Modern Master Award is the highest accolade given at the SBIFF. It was created to honor an individual who has enriched our culture through accomplishments in the motion picture industry. On the night of the awards ceremony at Arlington Theatre, Pitt will sit down with long-time SBIFF moderator and film critic Leonard Maltin, the award’s namesake, to discuss his career and the role that film plays in modern culture. Previous recipients of the award include Denzel Washington, Cate Blanchett, and Clint Eastwood. “Brad Pitt wears the mantle of Movie Star with good grace. He’s been giving great performances for several decades, but he makes it look so easy that I fear he’s been Brad Pitt in Once Upon a Time In Hollywood taken for granted,” Maltin said in Abreviated Filmography The Curious Case of Benjamin a news release. Button (2008) Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019)

Ocean’s Eleven (2001)

Ad Astra(2019)

Snatch (2000)

The Big Short (2015)

Fight Club (1999)

Fury (2014)

12 Monkeys (1995)

Moneyball (2011)

Se7en (1995)

Inglourious Basterds (2009)

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SBIFF Films & Events

set aside a past filled with intense clashes and to grow into a team. | 68mins | USA | Dir. Kellen Keene | Above & Beyond | World Premiere | Lobero Theatre

7:20pm | (Q&A) Live-Action Shorts

Modern Family: China, Dir. Charles Xiuzhi Dong, World Premiere, Subtitled | Chicken: Australia, Dir. Alana Hicks | A Million Eyes: USA, Dir. Richard Raymond, Feat. Katie Lowes | The Name of the Son (Le nom du fils): France, Dir. Louis Delva | Please and Thank You: USA, Dir. Jake Oleson | Sky West and Crooked: USA, Dir. Heather Edwards, Feat. Matt Jones | Wonder: USA, Dir. Javier Molina | Fiesta Theatre 3

7:40pm | (Q&A) Truth and Justice (Tõde ja õigus)

FRI, JAN. 17 When an uptight scientist is about to unlock the secret of time travel, he is visited by his future self and told to stop his work. It becomes a battle of man versus himself–literally. | 94mins | Canada | Dir. Jeremy Lalonde | Independent Competition | US Premiere | Feat. Daniel Stern, Jonas Chernick | Metro Theatre 1

Estonia, 1870. A farm owner confronts hard work, a spiteful neighbor, and his own beliefs to transform the land into a flourishing farm—and to bring truth and justice to a godforsaken place. | 149mins | Estonia | Dir. Tanel Toom | Special Presentations | Subtitled | Official Entry (Estonia), Academy Awards Best Int’l Feature Film | Fiesta Theatre 4

In this nuanced and nostalgic love story, Edu leaves London to return to Spain for his brother’s wedding, where he reconnects with friends, including Alicia, the girlfriend of his best friend. | 90mins | Spain | Dir. Roberto Bueso Spain/Latin America Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

In this humorous and edgy comedy, 35-year-old Niki lives life like an irresponsible 25-year-old when she suddenly must address her past choices and reconcile her relationships simultaneously. | 100mins | Sweden | Dir. Lisa Aschan | Nordic Cinema Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

8am | (Q&A) James vs His Future Self

8pm | (Q&A) Call Mom! (Ring mamma!)

8:10am | Love Beats (La Banda)

8:20am | 37 Seconds

A 23-year-old manga artist, physically disabled due to cerebral palsy, forges her own path to sexual awakening and independence, while at the same time discovering love and forgiveness. | 115mins | Japan, USA | Dir. Hikari | Special Presentations | Subtitled | Winner, Panorama Audience Award, Berlin Int’l Film Festival | Metro Theatre 3

8:30am | (Q&A) That Click

Photographer Douglas Kirkland has portrayed 60 years of pop culture, from films to global events, from photojournalism to celebrity portraits, including iconic photos of stars like Marilyn Monroe. | 90mins | USA | Dir. Luca Severi | Documentary Competition | US Premiere | Feat. Nicole Kidman, Sharon Stone, Andy Garcia, Michelle Williams, Elle Fanning | Metro Theatre 4

10am | (Q&A) A Worm in the Heart

A gay couple from Ireland travel the Trans-Siberian Railway, stopping in multiple cities to meet with members of the LGBTQ+ community living under oppressive laws and harsh societal attitudes. | 72mins | USA, Ireland, Russia | Dir. Paul Rice | Social Justice Competition / Russian Arcs | World Premiere | Subtitled | Fiesta Theatre 3

10:20am | Invisible Life (A vida invisível de Eurídice Gusmão)

In this stirring melodrama set in 1950s Rio, two sisters are inseparable until one is banished by their conservative father. Living separate lives, they never give up hope of finding one another again. | 139mins | Brazil, Germany | Dir. Karim Aïnouz | Special Presentations | Subtitled | Official Entry (Brazil), Academy Awards Best Int’l Feature Film | Winner, UN Certain Regard Award, Cannes Film Festival | Fiesta Theatre 4

11am | Paris: A Wild Story

In this gorgeously photographed documentary, animals in search of food, love, and adventures reveal a surprising look at the wild side of the City of Lights. | 90mins | France | Dir. Frédéric Fougea | Reel Nature | US Premiere | Lobero Theatre

11am | (Q&A) Born in a Ballroom

Born in a ballroom the night her parents’ cabin caught fire, Eleanor Mailloux danced through life, ultimately co-founding a nationally acclaimed restaurant in her rural West Virginia hometown. | 69mins | USA | Dir. Clara Lehmann, Jonathan Lacocque | Documentary Competition / Screen Cuisine | World Premiere | Metro Theatre 1

11:20am | Kuessipan

Two childhood friends from the same Quebec Innu community begin to realize that they face very different futures, and the bond between them is tested when one falls in love with a white boy. | 117mins | Canada | Dir. Myriam Verreault | Int’l Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

11:40am | (Q&A) Blow the Man Down

FREE SCREENING: TOY STORY 4 – Sun, Jan. 19 | 10am | Arlington Theatre


9mins, USA, Dir. Sancheev Ravichandran, US Premiere | Last Week at Ed’s: 40mins, USA, Dir. Lawrence Kasdan, Meg Kasdan | Fiesta Theatre 3

1:20pm | (Q&A) Amazing Grace

Despite being struck at 17 with a rare disease that left her paralyzed, music prodigy Grace Fisher became a triumphant composer whose musical scores are played to sold-out audiences. | 55mins | USA | Dir. Lynn Montgomery | Santa Barbara Features | World Premiere | Fiesta Theatre 4

2pm | (Q&A) Overland Free Admission

Adventure unfolds across four continents as an eagle hunter, a falcon racer, and a hawk whisperer awaken an ancient art to connect to a wild that is fading out of sight and out of mind. | 105mins | USA | Dir. Revere La Noue, Elisabeth Haviland James | Documentary Competition / Reel Nature | World Premiere | Subtitled | Lobero Theatre

2pm | Land of Ashes (Ceniza Negra) In this tender and mystical coming-of-age story set in coastal Costa Rica, 13-year-old Selva cares for her grandfather. He doesn’t want to live, but if she helps him die, she will be left alone. | 82mins | Costa Rica, Argentina, Chile, France | Dir. Sofía Quirós Ubeda | Spain/Latin America Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

2:20pm | (Q&A) Liberté: A Call to Spy

A recruiter for Churchill’s new spy agency and two women she selects—an American with a wooden leg and a Muslim pacifist—help to undermine the Nazi regime. | 123mins | USA | Dir. Lydia Dean Pilcher | Independent Competition | US Premiere | Winner of The ADL “Stand Up” Award Sponsored By ADL Santa Barbara/TriCounties | Metro Theatre 2

2:40pm | The Mayor of Rione Sanità (Il sindaco del Rione Sanità)

Antonio Barracano, the “mayor” of Rione Sanità, plays by his own rules as he exercises absolute power over the citizens in one of the poorest neighborhoods in Naples. | 115mins | Italy | Dir. Mario Martone | Crime Scenes | Subtitled | In Collaboration With The Italian Cultural Institute Los Angeles | Metro Theatre 3

3pm | (Q&A) Medicating Normal

Combining cinema verité and investigative journalism, this is the untold story of the disastrous consequences that can occur when profit-driven medicine intersects with human beings in distress. | 76mins | USA | Dir. Lynn Cunningham, Wendy Ractliffe | Social Justice Competition | US Premiere | Metro Theatre 4

4pm | (Q&A) Finding Farideh

Abandoned as an infant and adopted by a Dutch couple,

40-year-old Farideh travels to Iran for the first time to meet three families who claim to be her real family. | 88mins | Iran, Netherlands | Dir. Azadeh Moussavi, Kourosh Ataee | Special Presentations / Crossing Borders | US Premiere | Subtitled | Official Entry (Iran), Academy Awards Best Int’l Feature Film | Fiesta Theatre 3

4:30pm | Greed

Set in the glamorous, celebrity-filled world of luxury fashion, this sharp satire follows a billionaire tycoon who is hosting a spectacular 60th birthday party celebration on a Greek island. | 104mins | UK | Dir. Michael Winterbottom | Crime Scenes | Feat. Steve Coogan, Isla Fisher | Lobero Theatre

5pm | (Q&A) Personhood

After a doctor’s visit places her pregnancy under scrutiny, an expectant mother is denied her constitutional rights and jailed while her fetus is provided court protection. | 80mins | USA | Dir. Jo Ardinger | Social Justice Competition | Metro Theatre 1

5:20pm | (Q&A) Show Me What You Got

In this unconventional love story, three twenty somethings embark on a journey of self-discovery, exploring their sexuality while struggling to prove their worth to their families, themselves, and the world. | 101mins | USA | Dir. Svetlana Cvetko | Crossing Borders | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

5:40pm | Lina from Lima

In this endearing character study laced with song-anddance numbers, a Peruvian housekeeper for a wealthy Chilean family prepares for a trip home to visit the son she left behind. | 83mins | Chile, Peru, Argentina | Dir. María Paz González | Crossing Borders | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 3

6pm | (Q&A) The Restoration (La restauración)

Tato just moved back home penniless. He decides to sell his bedridden mother’s house. Now he must build a replica of his mother’s bedroom to create the illusion that she is still in her home. | 94mins | Peru | Dir. Alonso Llosa | Spain/Latin America Competition | World Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

7pm | (Q&A) By Hand

When twin brothers embark on a 2,200-mile, unassisted prone paddle from Alaska to Mexico, they are forced to

While grieving for the loss of their mother, two sisters suddenly find they have a crime to cover up, leading them deep into the underbelly of their salty Maine fishing village. | 90mins | USA | Dir. Bridget Savage Cole, Danielle Krudy | Crime Scenes | Feat. Margo Martindale, June Squibb | Winner, Best Screenplay, Tribeca Film Festival | Metro Theatre 3

1pm | (Q&A) Screen Cuisine Shorts

Backyard Chefs (Wansah Waza): 37mins, India, Dir. Mehvish Rather, US Premiere, Subtitled | Kopitiam:


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8:20pm | (Q&A) Black Conflux

In 1980s Newfoundland, the lives of an anxious, disillusioned teen girl and a troubled, alienated man converge in this haunting exploration of womanhood, isolation, and toxic masculinity. | 100mins | Canada | Dir. Nicole Dorsey | Independent Competition | US Premiere | Metro Theatre 2

8:40pm | System Crasher (Systemsprenger) Dangerously violent, 9-year-old Benni is expelled wherever she goes— a “system crasher.” Her last hope is an anger management trainer who tries to help her stop her spiral of anger and aggression. | 119mins | Germany | Dir. Nora Fingscheidt | Special Presentations | Subtitled | Official Entry (Germany), Academy Awards Best Int’l Feature Film | Winner, Silver Bear, Berlin Int’l Film Festival | Metro Theatre 3

9pm | My Friend Fela (Meu Amigo Fela)

This fresh perspective on the life of legendary Nigerian musician Fela Kuti goes beyond his image as an eccentric African pop idol of the ghetto. | 94mins | Brazil | Dir. Joel Zito Araújo | Cinesonic | Metro Theatre 4

SAT, JAN. 18 8am | (Q&A) Finding Farideh Metro Theatre 1

8:10am | (Q&A) Black Conflux Metro Theatre 2

8:20am | My Life (Mi Vida)

In one of the most spectacular kidnappings in recent times, Danish photojournalist Daniel Rye was held hostage for 398 days in Syria by the terrorist organization Islamic State. | 139mins | Denmark, Norway, Sweden | Dir. Niels Arden Oplev, Anders W. Berthelsen | Nordic Cinema Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

FREE SCREENING + Q&A WITH DAVID O. RUSSELL: THREE KINGS – Sat, Jan. 18 | 2pm | Lobero Theatre

10:20am | (Q&A) Truth and Justice (Tõde ja õigus) Fiesta Theatre 4

11am | 37 Seconds Lobero Theatre

11am | (Q&A) Americaville

10am | Frozen 2 Free Admission

Elsa and Anna, together with Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven,

5:20pm | (Q&A) Liberté: A Call to Spy Metro Theatre 2

5:40pm | The Mayor of Rione Sanità (Il sindaco del Rione Sanità) Metro Theatre 3

6pm | (Q&A) Lost Transmissions

In this intimate look at mental illness and the inadequacies of the system to treat it, a young songwriter befriends an acclaimed music producer who goes off his medication for schizophrenia. | 105mins | USA | Dir. Katharine O’Brien | Cinesonic | Feat. Simon Pegg, Juno Temple, Alexandra Daddario | Metro Theatre 4

7:20pm | (Q&A) Comedic Shorts

Metro Theatre 3

Bad Assistant: USA, Dir. Kyle Cogan, Feat. Jason Schwartzman | Basic: USA, Dir. Chelsea Devantez, World Premiere, Feat. Nelson Franklin | Coffee Shop Names: USA, Dir. Deepak Sethi, World Premiere, Feat. Danny Pudi & Karan Soni | Heirloom: USA, Dir. Paul Walter Hauser, Feat. Paul Walter Hauser | Marsha!: Canada, Dir. Rowen Kahn | No Hard Feelings: Australia, Dir. James Ballard, Paul Henri, US Premiere | Pizza: Spain, Dir. Iñaki Rikarte, Aitor de Kintana, US Premiere, Subtitled | Shoot: USA, Dir. Veronica Rodriguez, Feat. Randall Park | The Watchmaker: USA, Dir. Charlie Fonville, US Premiere | Fiesta Theatre 3

In this character-driven comedy about sausages and friendship, two hopeless dreamers in small-town America join forces in a quest to erect the ultimate German sausage restaurant. | 107mins | Denmark | Dir. Ulrich Thomsen | Independent Competition / Screen Cuisine | US Premiere | Feat. W. Earl Brown, Antony Starr | Metro Theatre 4

Pioneering artist and chef Jim Denevan, founder of Outstanding in the Field, uses two kinds of canvases for his art: epic land formations and dinners that transcend the meaning of a meal. | 78mins | USA | Dir. Patrick Trefz | Screen Cuisine | World Premiere | Lobero Theatre

Hidden in the mountains north of Beijing, a replica of the Wyoming town of Jackson Hole promises to deliver the American dream to its several thousand Chinese residents. | 80mins | USA, China | Dir. Adam James Smith | Documentary Competition | World Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

11:20am | (Q&A) The Restoration (La restauración) Metro Theatre 2

11:40am | (Q&A) James vs His Future Self 12pm | (Q&A) Gutterbee

1:20pm | (Q&A) The Nature Makers

8:30am | (Q&A) Daniel (Ser du månen, Daniel)

To overcome his anxiety about terror attacks, Ronen leads tours of attack sites along Jerusalem’s Jaffa Street. When he falls in love, he is torn between the conflicting forces of life and death. | 83mins | Israel | Dir. Yossi Atia, David Ofek | Kolnoa | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

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Just when she decides to realize a longtime dream of moving to Spain, a recently retired hairdresser is thrown a curve ball when her pregnant daughter shows up unannounced. | 88mins | Netherlands | Dir. Norbert Ter Hall | Int’l Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 3

12pm | Born in Jerusalem and Still Alive

10am | (Q&A) By Hand

1pm | (Q&A) Live-Action Shorts: Modern Family

4:20pm | If Only (Magari)

In this sweet, sentimental comedy, three siblings are sent by their newly remarried mother to spend the Christmas holiday with their unconventional and broke Italian father. | 104mins | Italy, France | Dir. Ginevra Elkann | Int’l Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Feat. Alba Rohrwacher and Brett Gelman | Fiesta Theatre 4

embark on an adventure far away from the kingdom of Arendelle to find the origin of Elsa’s powers and save the kingdom. | 103mins | USA | Dir. Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee | Applebox | Voices of Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad | Arlington Theatre

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Three teams of persevering wildlife conservationists go to extraordinary and seemingly nature-disrupting lengths to try to save three threatened species in the American heartland. | 69mins | USA | Dir. Scott Saunders | Reel Nature / Social Justice Competition | World Premiere | Fiesta Theatre 4

7:30pm (Q&A) Man in the Field: The Life and Art of Jim Denevan

7:40pm | Invisible Life (A vida invisível de Eurídice Gusmão) Fiesta Theatre 4

2pm | (Q&A) Three Kings (20th Anniversary) Free Admission At the end of the Gulf War, a small band of American soldiers in Iraq seek adventure and fortune in attempting to steal a huge cache of gold hidden somewhere in the desert. | 114mins | USA | Dir. David O. Russell | Special Presentations | Feat. George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube, Spike Jonze | Followed by a Q&A with David O. Russell | Lobero Theatre

2pm | (Q&A) Super Frenchie

In a story filled with heart and excitement, extreme athlete Matthias Giraud weighs his passion for skiing and BASE jumping against the grounding effects of raising a young family. | 87mins | USA, France, Iceland, Switzerland | Dir. Chase Ogden | Above & Beyond | US Premiere | Metro Theatre 1

2:20pm | (Q&A) Papicha

Nedjma, an 18-year-old student in 1990s Algiers, rejects the new bans imposed on women and fights for her independence and freedom by putting on a fashion show. | 108mins | Algeria, France, Belgium, Qatar | Dir. Mounia Meddour | Special Presentations | Subtitled | Official Entry (Algeria), Academy Awards Best Int’l Feature Film | Metro Theatre 2

2:40pm | (Q&A) Faith Based

In this film with an all-star cast, two friends come to the realization that all “faith-based” films are extremely profitable, and they set out on a mission to make one of their own. | 90mins | USA | Dir. Vincent Masciale | Independent Competition | World Premiere | Feat. Jason Alexander, Margaret Cho, Luke Barnett, Tanner Thomason | Metro Theatre 3

3pm | (Q&A) Call Mom! (Ring mamma!) Metro Theatre 4

4pm | (Q&A) Overland Fiesta Theatre 3

4:20pm | (Q&A) The Marijuana Conspiracy Based on a true story, this film tells of young women who endured isolated captivity in 1972 in an outlandish 98-day experiment to study the effects of marijuana on female subjects. | 123mins | Canada | Dir. Craig Pryce | Independent Competition | US Premiere | Fiesta Theatre 4

5pm | (Q&A) Sergio Mendes in the Key of Joy! This joyful celebration charts the career of Brazilian musician Sergio Mendes, who remains as vital and relevant today as when he exploded on the music scene with his group, Brasil ’66. | Followed by a performance by Sergio Mendes | 100mins | UK | Dir. John Scheinfeld | Cinesonic | World Premiere | Lobero Theatre

5pm | (Q&A) The Prison Within

Prisoners in San Quentin seek the roots of their violence by working with survivors of violent crime—revealing how all of us, on both sides of the wall, can escape our own personal prisons. | 86mins | USA | Dir. Katherin Hervey | Social Justice Competition | World Premiere | Narrated By Hill Harper | Metro Theatre 1



8pm | My Friend Fela (Meu Amigo Fela) Metro Theatre 1

8:20pm | (Q&A) The Night

In this psychological thriller, an Iranian couple and their one-year-old daughter are trapped in a hotel where insidious, supernatural forces cause them to face secrets that have come between them. | 111mins | USA | Dir. Kourosh Ahari | Independent Competition | World Premiere | Subtitled | Feat. Shahab Hosseini | Metro Theatre 2

8:40pm | The Vast of Night

In the twilight of the 1950s, a young switchboard operator and a radio DJ seek the source of a mysterious frequency that has descended upon their New Mexico town. | 91mins | USA | Dir. Andrew Patterson | Crime Scenes | Metro Theatre 3

9pm | The Clash (La bronca)

A teenager leaves Peru and goes to Montreal to join his estranged father, who now has a new family. Their reunion will be forged by a violence from which they cannot escape. | 103mins | Peru, Colombia | Dir. Daniel Vega, Diego Vega | Spain/Latin America Competition / Crossing Borders | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

SUN, JAN. 19 8am | The Retirement (El retiro)

After 50 years of medical practice, Rodolfo retires. When an unexpected turn of events brings his estranged daughter home, they are forced to face old grievances and unresolved issues. | 90mins | Argentina | Dir. Ricardo Díaz Iacoponi | Spain/Latin America Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

8:10am | By a Sharp Knife (Ostrým nožom) In this film based on a murder in Slovakia in 2005, a father whose son has been killed in a neo-Nazi attack

January 17, 2020

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At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

Films & Events

struggles with his own feelings of guilt and the injustice of the judiciary system. | 89mins | Slovakia | Dir. Teodor Kuhn | Int’l Competition / Crime Scenes | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

8:20am | (Q&A) Papicha Metro Theatre 3

8:30am | (Q&A) Overland Metro Theatre 4

10am | Toy Story 4 Free Admission

Woody, Buzz Lightyear, and the rest of the gang embark on a road trip with Bonnie and a new toy named Forky. | 100mins | USA | Dir. Josh Cooley | Applebox | Voices of Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Annie Potts, Tony Hale, Christina Hendricks, Jordan Peele | Arlington Theatre

10am | (Q&A) Blow the Man Down Fiesta Theatre 3

5:20pm | (Q&A) The Marijuana Conspiracy Metro Theatre 2

5:40pm | Paris: A Wild Story Metro Theatre 3

6pm | (Q&A) The Pencil

Antonina follows her husband, a political prisoner, to the north of Russia. Teaching art at a local school, she is challenged by a 12-year-old boy whose brother is a feared local gang leader. | 92mins | Russia | Dir. Natalya Nazarova | Int’l Competition / Russian Arcs | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

7:20pm | (Q&A) Live-Action Shorts

A Battle in Waterloo: UK, Dir. Emma Moffat | Dear Jane: USA, Dir. Noah Kistler, World Premiere | God: USA, Dir. Greg Brunkalla | Sin Cielo: USA, Dir. Jianna Maartin | Sophie’s Quinceañera: USA, Dir. Keith Powell | Tattoo: Iran, Dir. Farhad Delaram, Subtitled | Fiesta Theatre 3

7:30pm Santa Barbara Live-Action Shorts

10:20am | (Q&A) Sergio Mendes in the Key of Joy!

Blue Noise: USA, Dir. Jonah Moshammer | Calaveras Creek: USA, Dir. Jon Zuber, World Premiere | Earache: USA, Dir. Alara Worrick, US Premiere, Subtitled | Mother of Chernobyl: USA, Dir. Alexander Shuryepov, Subtitled | Not For Sale: USA, Dir. Julia Kupiec | You Got The Part: *For Mature Audiences Only*, USA, Dir. Jason Sereno | Arlington Theatre

11am | (Q&A) Bastards’ Road

Fiesta Theatre 4

PRODUCERS PANEL 10am | Producers Panel Lobero Theatre

Fiesta Theatre 4

In this story of pain, hope, and redemption, an Iraq War veteran embarks on a 5,800-mile journey across the country— on foot—to visit fellow veterans and families of the fallen. | 96mins | USA | Dir. Brian Morrison | Documentary Competition | World Premiere | Metro Theatre 1

7:40pm | (Q&A) Daniel (Ser du månen, Daniel)

Metro Theatre 3

12pm | (Q&A) Black Conflux Metro Theatre 4

1pm | Writers Panel Lobero Theatre

1:20pm | (Q&A) Pandora’s Box: Lifting the Lid on Menstruation

Heroes, innovators, and activists tackle the stigma and silence around menstruation— and demonstrate the urgency to get involved in a growing global movement against period poverty. | 75mins | Canada | Dir. Rebecca Snow | Social Justice Competition | US Premiere | Fiesta Theatre 4

2pm | (Q&A) Born in a Ballroom Metro Theatre 1

2:20pm | (Q&A) Lost Transmissions Metro Theatre 2

2:40pm | If Only (Magari) Free Admission Metro Theatre 3

3pm | (Q&A) Show Me What You Got Metro Theatre 4

4pm | A Worm in the Heart Fiesta Theatre 3

4:20pm | (Q&A) Faith Based Fiesta Theatre 4

5pm | The Dead of Jaffa

Three children from the West Bank are smuggled into Israel and arrive on the doorstep of Israeli Palestinians George and Rita, who have vastly differing opinions about whether to let them stay. | 96mins | Israel | Dir. Ram Loevy | Kolnoa | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

5pm | Santa Barbara Documentary Shorts

Affinity: USA, Dir. Margaret Lazarus, World Premiere | Birds of Los Baños: USA, Dir. Gail Osherenko, World Premiere | Cry of the Wild: USA, Dir. Harry Rabin, US Premiere | The Dumpling King: USA, Dir. Zizheng Liu, World Premiere | Fishbon: The Art of Interactive Theater: USA, Dir. Justin Gunn, World Premiere | Healing Hands: USA, Dir. Christopher Sibley, World Premiere | Margaret Singer: Seeking Light: USA, Dir. Louise Palanker | Mochitsuki: USA, Dir. Sky Bergman, World Premiere | Arlington Theatre

8:20am | System Crasher (Systemsprenger) Metro Theatre 3

8:30am | Lane 4 (Raia 4)

In this coming-of-age movie set in the world of competitive swimming, a shy 12-year-old finds refuge in the water. Another swimmer becomes her opponent— in the pool and in life. | 94mins | Brazil | Dir. Emiliano Cunha | Spain/Latin America Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

10am | River Silence

This poetic film offers a rare, empathetic look at the people who were living in the path of Brazil’s Belo Monte Dam—a project that is causing massive ecological and social devastation. | 90mins | Canada | Dir. Rogério Soares | Social Justice Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Fiesta Theatre 3

10:20am | Invisible Life (A vida invisível de Eurídice Gusmão) Fiesta Theatre 4

11am | (Q&A) Born in a Ballroom Lobero Theatre

11am | The Dead of Jaffa Metro Theatre 1

11:20am | (Q&A) By a Sharp Knife (Ostrým nožom) Metro Theatre 2

11:40am | Man in the Field: The Life and Art of Jim Denevan Metro Theatre 3

12pm | The Exception (Undtagelsen)

Four women work at a small NGO in Copenhagen. When two of them receive death threats, they suspect a war criminal they profiled, but as tension mounts, they begin to suspect each other. | 117mins | Denmark | Dir. Jesper W. Nielsen | Nordic Cinema Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

1:20pm | Born 2 Drive

11:40am | Love Beats (La Banda)


Metro Theatre 2

Fiesta Theatre 3

Metro Theatre 2

Fiesta Theatre 3

8:10am | (Q&A) Faith Based

1pm | (Q&A) Live-Action Shorts

11:20am | My Life (Mi Vida)

1pm | (Q&A) Comedic Shorts

MON, JAN. 20


Variety Artisans Award

In this fast and furious documentary, 15-year-old Oliver Solberg, the world’s youngest rallycross driver, lives up to the legacy of his father, the three-time world champion Petter Solberg. | 88mins | Norway | Dir. Daniel Fahre | Documentary Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Fiesta Theatre 4

2pm | (Q&A) Bastards’ Road Lobero Theatre


2pm | Golda

Sun, Jan 19 | 8pm | Lobero Moderated by Tim Gray & Jazz Tangcay

About a handful of unlikely farmers in a tiny sub-Arctic town is an ode to the beauty of a ferocious, remote land and to the wisdom of those who have chosen to call it home. | 91mins | Canada | Dir. David Curtis | Documentary Competition / Screen Cuisine | US Premiere | Fiesta Theatre 3

8pm | Golda

Rare archival film, testimonies of supporters and opponents, and candid, unseen footage provide a rare portrait of Golda Meir, the first and only woman to be elected prime minister of Israel. | 85mins | Israel, Germany | Dir. Sagi Bornstein, Udi Nir, Shani Rozanes | Kolnoa | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

8:20pm | Only the Animals (Seules les bêtes)

Following the disappearance of a woman during a snowstorm, five people in a remote French mountain town are caught up in a mystery none of them expected. | 117mins | France, Germany | Dir. Dominik Moll | Int’l Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

8:40pm | 37 Seconds Metro Theatre 3

9pm | White on White (Blanco en blanco)

The late 19th-century massacre of the indigenous people of Tierra del Fuego is the haunting undercurrent in this story about a photographer’s obsession and betrayal. | 100mins | Spain, Chile, France, Germany | Dir. Théo Court | Spain/Latin America Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Winner, Orizzonti Award For Best Director, Venice Film Festival | Winner, Fipresci Prize, Berlin Int’l Film Festival | Metro Theatre 4

Metro Theatre 1

2:20pm | The Night Metro Theatre 2

TRIBUTE: Cinema Vanguard Award



By Robert Shutt / VOICE

NE THE MOST INDEPENDENT AND CREATIVE ACTORS IN THE BUSINESS, Laura Dern has forged her own path in Hollywood while taking artistic risks and making a significant contribution to the film industry, which is why she will be receiving the Cinema Vanguard Award on January 21st at the 35th annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Her most recent performances in Noah Baumbach’s Marriage Story and Greta Gerwig’s Little Women delighted audiences and put her first in the running for the accolade this year. After the award is presented to Dern, Deadline’s Chief film critic Pete Hammond, Laura Dern will conduct an interview and moderate a Q&A session. “My roles in Marriage Story and Little Women are both supporting parts, but the movies don’t work without them,” Dern explained during an interview with Fortune magazine this week. “Marmee is the anchor of her family, and in a lot of ways, Nora is the anchor for Scarlett Johansson’s character in Marriage Story.” A three-time Academy Award nominee and winner of both an Emmy and a Golden Globe, Dern is best known for her role as Ellie Sattler in Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park and, more recently, as Vice Admiral Holdo in Rian Johnson’s Star Laura Dern in Little Women Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi. A prolific film producer as well, Dern is an advocate for clean energy and sustainable beauty products as a member of True Botanicals’ Band of Activists. The Cinema Vanguard Award honors those who have made a unique impact on the world of film. Previous recipients of the award include Willem DeFoe, Michelle Williams, and Leonardo DiCaprio. Dern’s ten highest rated films: Marriage Story (2019); The Tale (2018); Certain Women (2016); 99 Homes (2015); Wild (2014); The Master (2012); October Sky (1999); Bastard out of Carolina (1996); Lauran Dern and Scarlett Johansson in Marriage Story Jurassic Park (1993); and Blue Velvet (1986).


5:40pm | The Goya Murders (El asesino de los caprichos)

4pm | (Q&A) Sovereign Soil

A mysterious serial killer terrorizes the wealthy class of Madrid, choosing victims among art collectors and using their bodies to reproduce scenes from a famous series of drawings by Goya. | 97mins | Spain | Dir. Gerardo Herrero | Spain/Latin America Competition / Crime Scenes | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 3

4:20pm | (Q&A) She’s in Portland

In this stunningly beautiful film about culture, identity, forgiveness, and friendship, Isabelle goes to Vietnam to search for the biological mother of her recently deceased daughter. | 99mins | Canada | Dir. Jean-philippe Duval | Crossing Borders | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

2:40pm | Only the Animals (Seules les bêtes) Metro Theatre 3

3pm | The Pencil Metro Theatre 4

Wes and Luke, two college friends who have chosen different paths in life, take a road trip up the Pacific Coast Highway to find Kevin’s “one that got away.” | 100mins | USA | Dir. Marc Carlini | Santa Barbara Features | Fiesta Theatre 4

4:30pm | (Q&A) Easy Living

A fourteen-year-old kid, his older sister, and a bizarre American tennis teacher come up with an absurd plan to help a migrant sneak across the French-Italian border. | 93mins | Italy | Dir. Peter Miyakawa, Orso Miyakawa | Crossing Borders | US Premiere | Subtitled | Lobero Theatre

5pm | Amundsen

Roald Amundsen had an all-consuming, boundless drive as a polar explorer, sacrificing everything to achieve his dreams – succeeding as an explorer but paying a high price as a human being. | 125mins | Norway | Dir. Espen Sandberg | Nordic Cinema Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

5:20pm | Chronology (Kronoloji)

In this psychological thriller, a man wrestles with his personal demons and discovers bitter truths about himself and his marriage while he is frantically searching for his missing wife. | 117mins | Turkey | Dir. Ali Aydin | Int’l Competition / Crime Scenes | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

9pm | Stitches (Šavovi)

Based on true events, a Serbian seamstress, years after being told her son was stillborn, believes he was stolen from her to be sold into an illegal adoption market. | 98mins | Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina | Dir. Miroslav Terzić | Int’l Competition / Crime Scenes | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

TUE, JAN. 21

6pm | 14 Days, 12 Nights (14 jours, 12 nuits)

7pm | Hope Gap

Edward announces he is leaving Grace when their son comes home for a weekend visit. Through stages of shock, disbelief, and anger, the three must face hard truths and fashion new lives. | 100mins | UK | Dir. William Nicholson | Independent Competition | US Premiere | Feat. Annette Bening, Bill Nighy | Lobero Theatre

7:20pm | (Q&A) Reel Nature Shorts

A Fistful of Rubbish: Spain, Dir. David Regos, US Premiere, Subtitled | Ghost of the Towers: USA, Chile, Dir. Michael Blake | Grizzly Country: USA, Dir. Ben Moon | A Little Piece of Earth: USA, Dir. Ryan Malloy | The Love Bugs: USA, Dir. Allison Otto, Maria Clinton | Fiesta Theatre 3

7:40pm | (Q&A) Back Towards Light (Takaisin valoon)

In this dramatized documentary, a 25-year-old woman goes through an unimaginable journey trying to maintain her sense of self after becoming a victim of human trafficking and sex slavery. | 80mins | Finland | Dir. Arto Halonen | Social Justice Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Fiesta Theatre 4

8am | The Good One (La volta buona)


A down-and-out sports attorney with a destructive gambling problem searches suburban soccer fields for the next star. He has no luck—until he goes to Uruguay and meets Pablito. | 95mins | Italy | Dir. Vincenzo Marra | Crossing Borders | US Premiere | Subtitled | In Collaboration With The Italian Cultural Institute Los Angeles | Metro Theatre 1

Mon, Jan. 20 | 8pm | Arlington Moderator TBA

Metro Theatre 2


Montecito Award

8pm | (Q&A) The Flying Circus (Cirku Fluturues)

A troupe of actors from Kosovo weigh the risks of illegally crossing the border into Albania in the hope of meeting their idol, Monty Python’s Michael Palin. | 115mins | Kosovo | Dir. Fatos Berisha | Int’l Competition / Crossing Borders | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

8:20pm | (Q&A) Gutterbee Metro Theatre 2

8:40pm | A Brother’s Love (La femme de mon frère)

After failing to secure a faculty position, 35-year-old Sophia moves in with her older brother, with whom she is extremely close. When he falls in love, their unbreakable bond is put to the test. | 117mins | Canada | Dir. Monia Chokri | Int’l Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Winner, UN Certain Regard Coup De Coeur, Cannes Film Festival | Metro Theatre 3

8:10am | The Retirement (El retiro) 8:20am | The Burnt Orange Heresy

In this neo-noir thriller with an all-star cast, a European art critic and his American weekend fling go to Lake Como to visit a rich collector and to meet the reclusive artist who lives on his estate. | 99mins | USA, UK | Dir. Giuseppe Capotondi | Crime Scenes | Feat. Claes Bang, Elizabeth Debicki, Mick Jagger, Donald Sutherland | Metro Theatre 3

8:30am | (Q&A) The Grand Unified Theory of Howard Bloom

A music publicist for iconic musicians in the 1970s and ‘80s has reinvented himself as a philosopher and author. He has figured out what the universe wants from us, but can he get it down in time? | 67mins | USA | Dir. Charlie Hoxie | Cinesonic | Metro Theatre 4

10am | A Brother’s Love (La femme de mon frère) Fiesta Theatre 3

10:20am | Kosher Beach

For the orthodox women who come to Tel Aviv’s


At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com 8pm | (Q&A) Exploring the Pacific Northwest

TRIBUTE: Montecito Award



N ACADEMY AWARD®-WINNING ACTRESS, PRODUCER, AND NEW YORK TIMES BEST-SELLING AUTHOR, Lupita Nyong’o will receive the Montecito Award on Monday, January 20th, 8pm at the Arlington Theatre. She will be honored for her impressive career and most recent performance in Jordan Peele’s Us. “Lupita is a ferocious performer, gifted with both boundless appeal and precision. We are a huge fan of everything she’s done and remain in awe of her double performance in Us. We’re giddily rolling out our red carpet for her,” shared SBIFF Executive Director Roger Durling. Lupita Nyong’o In Us, Nyong’o stars in a dual role as Adelaide Wilson and her doppelgänger, Red. Written and directed by Jordan Peele, the film tells the story of a family of four terrorized by sinister doubles of themselves. In October 2019, Simon & Schuster published Sulwe, Nyong’o’s debut book, which quickly earned a #1 spot on the New York Times Best Seller list. “I had to work with these two characters with a technical precision like I’d never done before, because I was responsible for two lives, and they were diametrically opposed to each other. They had to be both familiar to each other but also distinct,” Nyong’o shared during an interview with Los Angeles Times. Nyong’o made her feature debut in Steve McQueen’s Academy Award®-winning film 12 Years a Slave, for which she received the Academy Award® in the category of Best Supporting Actress as well as multiple accolades. She will next appear in 355, a female-driven spy thriller and is set to produce and star in Americanah, Danai Gurira’s adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s novel, which will air as an HBO Max limited series. The Montecito Award is named after one of the most beautiful and stylish areas in Santa Barbara. Past recipients include Melissa McCarthy, Sylvester Lupita Nyong’o in Us Stallone, Jennifer Aniston, and Oprah Winfrey.

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Films & Events

“Kosher Beach,” it is an essential source of relaxation. When rabbis try to shut it down, the women must choose whether to give in or fight. | 62mins | Israel | Dir. Karin Kainer | Kolnoa | Subtitled | Fiesta Theatre 4

11am | (Q&A) The Pencil Lobero Theatre

11am | (Q&A) Sovereign Soil Metro Theatre 1

11:20am | Towards the Battle (Vers la bataille) A photojournalist is sent to Mexico, where he attempts to convey conditions on the front of a nineteenth-century war with France. An encounter with a Mexican peasant changes his destiny. | 90mins | France, Colombia | Dir. Aurélien Vernhes-Lermusiaux | Spain/Latin America Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

11:40am | Kuessipan Metro Theatre 3

12pm | Chronology (Kronoloji)

Juan Antonio Bisonó | Spain/Latin America Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

2:40pm | (Q&A) Easy Living Metro Theatre 3

3pm | (Q&A) Fatei and the Sea

Fatei runs a marine farm off the coast of Russia. The elements are against him, and he struggles with local authorities and poachers. But as long as Fatei has the sea, he has nothing to fear. | 73mins | Russia | Dir. Alina Rudnitzkaya, Sergey Vinokurov | Documentary Competition / Screen Cuisine / Russian Arcs | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

4pm | Outlaw (Autlo)

In dual stories, a gay teen and a rebellious girl compete for the same boy in present-day Moscow, while in 1980s Russia, a transgender dancer and a Soviet general have a tragic love affair. | 95mins | Russia | Dir. Ksenia Ratushnaya | Russian Arcs | US Premiere | Subtitled | Fiesta Theatre 3

1pm | (Q&A) Reel Nature Shorts

4:20pm | (Q&A) The Flying Circus (Cirku Fluturues)

1:20pm | River Silence

4:30pm | (Q&A) Shindisi

Metro Theatre 4 Fiesta Theatre 3 Fiesta Theatre 4

2pm | (Q&A) Outdeh - The Youth of Jamaica Free Admission

This portrait of three Jamaicans—a surfer, a musician, a kid from the ghetto—shows how a new generation is breaking out of old ways to bring strength and a fresh mindset to the island. | 79mins | Germany | Dir. Louis Josek | Documentary Competition / Above & Beyond | US Premiere | Lobero Theatre

2pm | 14 Days, 12 Nights (14 jours, 12 nuits) Metro Theatre 1

2:20pm | Mosh

Mosh, a 16-year-old dancer, lives with her terminally ill mother and a cousin who is involved in drug trafficking. As things worsen, an unexpected visit changes the family’s fortunes. | 103mins | Dominican Republic | Dir.

Metro Theatre 3

6pm | I Was, I Am, I Will Be (Es gilt das gesprochene Wort)

A charming gigolo who dreams of a better life meets a German pilot on the beach of a Turkish resort and convinces her to marry him and bring him back to Germany with her. | 122mins | Germany | Dir. Ilker Çatak | Crossing Borders | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

7pm | (Q&A) Mentors - Tony and Santi

This touching tribute to the deep and lasting relationship between two renowned photographers focuses on the role of mentorship, shared talent, support, and friendship with a fellow artist. | 51mins | USA | Dir. Andrew Davis | Documentary Competition | World Premiere | Lobero Theatre

7:20pm | (Q&A) Animated Shorts

Abe’s Story: Ireland, Dir. Adam H. Stewart | The Coin: China, Dir. Siqi Song, Subtitled | Con Fuerza: USA, Dir. Andrés Eduardo, Subtitled | Cosmic Fling: USA, Dir. Jonathan Langager, US Premiere | The Death Vendor: South Korea, Dir. Jeon Jinkyu | The Haunted Swordsman: USA, Dir. Kevin McTurk, US Premiere | The Kite (Šarkan): Czech Republic, Dir. Martin Smatana | Monsters in the Dark: USA, Dir. Apollonia Thomaier | Saguaro: USA, Dir. Damon Stea | Song Sparrow: Denmark, Dir. Farzaneh Omidvarnia | Wild Love: France, Dir. Paul Autric, Quentin Camus, Léa Georges, Maryka Laudet, Zoé Sottiaux, Corentin Yvergniaux | Fiesta Theatre 3

7:40pm | The Exception (Undtagelsen) Fiesta Theatre 4

5pm | Land of Ashes (Ceniza Negra) Metro Theatre 1

5:20pm | Leaving Afghanistan (Bratstvo)

Based on true events, the untold story of the courageous and tragic withdrawal campaign in the Soviet-Afghan war reveals the danger, horror, and complexity of human nature during wartime. | 115mins | Russia | Dir. Pavel Lungin | Russian Arcs | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

8:20pm | Psychosia (Psykosia)

Invited to a psych ward to treat a suicidal female patient, a researcher begins to form a close bond with her patient, eventually discovering that something is not what it seems. | 87mins | Denmark, Finland | Dir. Marie Grahtø | Nordic Cinema Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

8:40pm | Papicha Metro Theatre 3

9pm | The Goya Murders (El asesino de los caprichos) Metro Theatre 4

WED, JAN. 22 8am | Born 2 Drive Metro Theatre 1

8:10am | (Q&A) Shindisi Metro Theatre 2

Attorneys at Love: USA, Dir. Daniel Findlay, World Premiere, Narrated By Angela Bassett / Feat. Peter Krause, Kenneth Choi | Date Nite: USA, Dir. JJ Shpall, World Premiere, Feat. Josh Brener, Lauren Lapkus | Debbie & Doug Drop Acid in the Desert: USA, Dir. Scott Brown, Feat. Maria Bamford, Larry King, Paul Sheer | A Glimpse: UK, Dir. Tom Turner | Ride in Progress: USA, Dir. April Moreau, World Premiere | The Takeback: USA, Dir. Jesse D. Turk | Fiesta Theatre 3

12pm | The Last Mountain (Ostatnia góra)

7:20pm | (Q&A) Live-Action Shorts: Love Actually

7:40pm | (Q&A) Exploring the Pacific Northwest Fiesta Theatre 4

11am | (Q&A) The Flying Circus (Cirku Fluturues) 11am | (Q&A) Birth Wars

Metro Theatre 3

12pm | I Was, I Am, I Will Be (Es gilt das gesprochene Wort) Metro Theatre 4

1pm | (Q&A) Animated Shorts Fiesta Theatre 3

1:20pm | Fatei and the Sea Fiesta Theatre 4

2pm | The Amber Light

World-renowned spirits writer Dave Broom speaks to key innovators and thinkers in the world of Scottish whisky, uncovering the weird and wonderful history and culture of this national drink. | 93mins | UK | Dir. Adam Park | Screen Cuisine | US Premiere | Metro Theatre 1

2:20pm | Leaving Afghanistan (Bratstvo) Metro Theatre 2

2:40pm | Verdict

Joy lives in Manila with her daughter and abusive husband. When Joy seeks justice, she learns that at best, it takes time—and at worst, it is impossible to get. | 118mins | Philippines, France | Dir. Raymund Ribay Gutierrez | Special Presentations | Subtitled | Winner, Horizons Award Jury Prize, Venice Film Festival | Official Entry (Philippines), Academy Awards Best Int’l Feature Film | Metro Theatre 3

3pm | Nevia

4:30pm | (Q&A) The Birdcatcher’s Son (Fågelfångarens son)

In this period drama set against the rugged landscape of the Faroe Islands, birdcatcher Esmar and his wife face eviction from their farm unless they have a son. | 107mins | Sweden | Dir. Richard Hobert | Nordic Cinema Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Lobero Theatre

5pm | The Good One (La volta buona) Metro Theatre 1

5:20pm | Red Penguins

Shortly after the collapse of the Soviet Union, the

1pm | (Q&A) Live-Action Shorts: Love Actually Fiesta Theatre 3

1:20pm | Mother

In this thrilling murder mystery, Do-joon is accused and convicted of murdering a schoolgirl. His mother, refusing to believe he is guilty, undertakes her own investigation to find the girl’s killer. | 129mins | South Korea | Dir. Bong Joon-ho | Bong Joon-ho Retrospective | Subtitled | Fiesta Theatre 4

2pm | (Q&A) Birth Wars

Lobero Theatre

11:40am | Hope Gap

In this true story of an attempt to make the first winter climb of K2, the expedition is interrupted by one of the most extraordinary rescue operations in the history of mountaineering. | 82mins | Poland | Dir. Dariusz Załuski | Above & Beyond | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

Martin Scorsese reveals the story of a single performance in 1826 that forever changed America’s cultural landscape with the introduction of Italian opera to New York City. | 63mins | USA, Italy | Dir. Alex Bayer, Jonathan Mann, Mary Anne Rothberg | Documentary Competition / Cinesonic | World Premiere | Feat. Martin Scorsese | Lobero Theatre

Fiesta Theatre 4

Metro Theatre 2

In this heartwarming culinary journey, a celebrated chef travels in search of unique ingredients. Through an unexpected friendship and the power of food, he begins to heal his painful past. | 85mins | South Korea | Dir. HyeRyeong Park | Screen Cuisine | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 3

2pm | (Q&A) The Oratorio

10:20am | Amundsen

11:20am | Psychosia (Psykosia)

Nine-year-old Liv struggles to find meaning and hope as she is caught between her parents following a family tragedy. Based on true events, the film interweaves the stories of Leo and Olivia to explore a crippling marriage and the unintended consequences of one’s actions. | 117mins | Denmark | Dir. Mehdi Avaz | Nordic Cinema Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

11:40am | The Wandering Chef

Fiesta Theatre 3

Told through deeply personal stories, this film chronicles a power struggle between doctors and midwives about whose vision of childbirth should prevail. | 73mins | Mexico | Dir. Janet Jarman | Social Justice Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

11:20am | (Q&A) Collison (Kollision)

Liran and Tali, who dream of having a child, learn they will have to undergo fertility treatments. What seems simple at first turns out to be complex. Will their love survive? | 90mins | Israel | Dir. Erez Tadmor | Kolnoa | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

10am | (Q&A) Back Towards Light (Takaisin valoon)

Fiesta Theatre 4

Tues, Jan 21 | 8pm | Arlington Moderated by Pete Hammond

6pm | The Art of Waiting

Metro Theatre 4

4:20pm | Mosh


Metro Theatre 3

8:30am | The Exception (Undtagelsen)

Fiesta Theatre 3

Cinema Vanguard Award

5:40pm | Stitches (Šavovi)

Metro Theatre 3

4pm | Kosher Beach


Pittsburgh Penguins and the famed Red Army hockey team formed a joint venture that showed anything was possible in the new Russia. | 80mins | USA | Dir. Gabe Polsky | Above & Beyond / Russian Arcs | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

8:20am | (Q&A) Easy Living

In a film with autobiographical roots, this powerful coming-of-age story features teenage Nevia, who seeks escape from her gritty life on the outskirts of Naples. | 86mins | Italy | Dir. Nunzia De Stefano | Int’l Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | In Collaboration With The Italian Cultural Institute Los Angeles | Metro Theatre 4

Fiesta Theatre 4

In 2008, Russian forces opened fire on Georgian soldiers in a designated safe corridor. In a show of courage, the villagers of Shindisi risked their lives to save the few soldiers who survived. | 105mins | Georgia | Dir. Dito Tsintsadze | Special Presentations / Russian Arcs | Subtitled | Official Entry (Georgia), Academy Awards Best Int’l | Feature Film | Winner, Grand Prix, Warsaw Film Festival | Lobero Theatre

From volcanic mountain ranges to coastal shorelines and open drylands, the Pacific Northwest hosts a variety of wildlife in fragile ecosystems threatened by human activity and overuse. | 64mins | USA | Dir. Ian A. Nelson | Reel Nature | World Premiere | Metro Theatre 1

January 17, 2020


Maltin Modern Master Award


Wed, Jan. 22 | 8pm | Arlington Moderated by Leonard Maltin

8pm | The Changin’ Times of Ike White Ike White was a teenage musical prodigy serving a life sentence for murder when he recorded Changin’ Times. The album became his ticket to freedom—and then he disappeared. | 77mins | UK, USA | Dir. Daniel Vernon | Cinesonic | Metro Theatre 1

8:20pm | Towards the Battle (Vers la bataille) Metro Theatre 2

8:40pm | The Burnt Orange Heresy Metro Theatre 3

9pm | Chronology (Kronoloji) Metro Theatre 4

THUR, JAN. 23 8am | Memories of Murder

In a small Korean province in 1986, three detectives struggle to solve a case of multiple young women who were raped and murdered. | 132mins | South Korea | Dir. Bong Joon-ho | Bong Joon-ho Retrospective | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

8:10am | The Art of Waiting Metro Theatre 2

8:20am | (Q&A) The Birdcatcher’s Son (Fågelfångarens son) Metro Theatre 3

Metro Theatre 1

2:20pm | Antigone

This modern adaptation of the classic Greek tragedy follows a family of Algerian immigrants in Montreal as they negotiate police racism, the criminal justice system, and gang culture. | 109mins | Canada | Dir. Sophie Deraspe | Special Presentations / Crossing Borders | Subtitled | Official Entry (Canada), Academy Awards Best Int’l | Feature Film / Winner, Best Canadian Feature Film, Toronto Int’l Film Festival | Metro Theatre 2

2:40pm | Hope Gap Metro Theatre 3

3pm | (Q&A) Breaking Bread

Founded by the Arab woman who was the 2014 winner of MasterChef Israel, the A-Sham Food Festival pairs Arab and Jewish chefs who work together to prepare mouthwatering dishes. | 86mins | USA | Dir. Beth Elise Hawk | Kolnoa / Screen Cuisine | Metro Theatre 4

4pm | Disco

Mirjam is a champion disco freestyle dancer and the stepdaughter of a charismatic evangelical pastor. When she begins to question her faith, she seeks a more conservative congregation. | 94mins | Norway | Dir. Jorunn Myklebust Syversen | Nordic Cinema Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Fiesta Theatre 3

4:20pm | (Q&A) Outdeh - The Youth of Jamaica Fiesta Theatre 4

4:30pm | (Q&A) Parasite Free Admission

Members of the broke and unemployed Kim family find ways to install themselves in the home of the wealthy Park family. When a parasitic interloper threatens their scheme, a battle ensues. | 132mins | South Korea | Dir. Bong Joon-ho | Bong Joon-ho Retrospective | Subtitled | Official Entry (South Korea), Academy Awards Best Int’l | Feature Film / Winner, Palme D’Or, Cannes Film Festival | Followed by a Q&A with Bong Joon-ho | Lobero Theatre

5pm | (Q&A) Supernova

Fiesta Theatre 3

A tragic accident in a rural Polish village triggers a dramatic series of events involving the police, the perpetrator, and the vengeful townspeople seeking justice. | 75mins | Poland | Dir. Bartosz Kruhlik | Crime Scenes | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

Santiago, a cattle herder, is offered a job to move two thousand head of cattle to a distant ranch. Returning to Santa Clara, however, means returning to the past he has tried to escape. | 100mins | Bolivia | Dir. Pedro Antonio Gutiérrez | Spain/Latin America Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Fiesta Theatre 4

A former class clown tells stories of his childhood in a stand-up comedy show. When he gets an unexpected visit from an old school friend, he is forced to deal with his past. | 92mins | Sweden | Dir. Rojda Sekersöz | Nordic Cinema Competition | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 2

8:30am | Red Penguins Metro Theatre 4

10am | Nevia 10:20am | Santa Clara

11am | Verdict Lobero Theatre

11am | The Host

A horrifying monster emerges from Seoul’s Han River. When the creature abducts his daughter, a father takes extreme measures to rescue her from the creature’s clutches. | 120mins | South Korea | Dir. Bong Joon-ho | Bong Joon-ho Retrospective | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 1

5:20pm | My Life as a Comedian (En komikers uppväxt)

5:40pm | Once in Trubchevsk (Odnazhdi v Trubchevske)

In a small town, no matter how hard you try to hide infidelities, the truth will come out. A decision then arises: to start a new life together or to confess and hope for forgiveness. | 90mins | Russia | Dir. Larisa Sadilova | Int’l Competition / Russian Arcs | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 3

January 17, 2020

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OYES PRODUCTION: Disney’s Beauty And The Beast, Jr - The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress • Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio, 907 El Centro St, Ojai • $12/$15 • www.oyespresents.org • 6pm Fr, 2 & 6pm Sa, 2pm Su, 1/17-2/9. NEW VIC: Last Out: Elegy of a Green Beret - Performed by a professional cast of military veterans and military family members, this play is a white-knuckle ride that tells the story of our soldiers and the families that fight alongside them • 33 W Victoria St • $30/$10 off for veterans • https://ensembletheatre.com • 8pm Sa, 1/18 & 2pm Su, 1/19. OJAI ART CENTER THEATER: Shirley Valentine– An ordinary middle class housewife reminisces about her life with her husband, her children, her past • 113 S Montgomery St, Ojai • www.ojaiact.org • $10-$25 • 7:30 Fr-Sa & 2pm Su, 1/24-2/16. SBCAST: SPLIFF: Film Festival Satire – An interactive theater Hollywood satire • 513 Garden St • $25/$30 • Ages 21+ • https://spliff.eventbrite.com • 6:30-10pm Fr, 1/24. CENTER STAGE THEATER: These Complicated Women – Considers the deeply conflicted, passionate, and fascinating lives of some famous and talented women from the last century • 751 Paseo Nuevo • $20 • www.centerstagetheater.org • 3 & 7pm Sa, 1/25.


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Hunt for the Wilderpeople: Friday Matinee presented by the Public Library • Free • www.sbplibrary.org • Faulkner Gallery, Central Lib, 2-4pm Fr, 1/17. Sherlock Gnomes: Family Movie presented by the Public Library • Free • www.sbplibrary.org • Children’s Area - Island Rm, Central Lib, 2-3:30pm Sa, 1/18. The Farewell: Billi’s family returns to China under the guise of a fake wedding to stealthily say goodbye to their beloved matriarch • $7 • www.thealcazar.org • The Alcazar Theatre, 3-5pm Su, 1/19. The Unafraid: A documentary that follows the lives of three DACA students in Georgia • Free • http://mcc.sa.ucsb.edu/events • UCSB Multicultural Theater, 6pm We, 1/22. Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago: The true story of the Hall of Fame rock band Chicago • $7 • www.thealcazar.org • The Alcazar Theatre, 7-9pm Fr, 1/24. adsource@exhibitorads.com Pain and Glory: Tells of a series of p. 888.737.2812 f. 203.438.1206 reencounters experienced by Salvador Mallo, a film director in his physical decline • $7 • www.thealcazar.org • The Alcazar Theatre, Su, 1/26. at3-5pm 3:56:47 PM caind_met0117-0123rev.qxp Judy: Friday Matinee presented by the Public Library • Free • www.sbplibrary.org • Faulkner Gallery, Central Lib, 2-4pm Fr, 1/24. Up: Family Movie presented by the Public Library • Free • www.sbplibrary.org • Children’s Area - Island Rm, Central Lib, Judy featuring SBIFF honoree Renée Zellweger will 2-3:30pm Sa, 1/25. screen on Friday, January 24th from 2-4pm at the Central Library

Written by former Green Beret, LTC Scott Mann and based on real events, Last Out will be performed on Saturday, January 18th at 8pm and Sunday, January 19th at 2pm at the New Vic. Performed by a professional cast of military veterans and military family members, this play is a white-knuckle ride that tells the real story of our soldiers and the families that fight alongside them. For tickets ($30 + $10 off for vets) visit https://ensembletheatre.com

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Jan 17: Best of Enemies (2019) | Director: Robin Bissell; Writers: Robin Bissell, Osha Gray Davidson (inspired by true events chronicled in The Best of Enemies: Race and Redemption in the New South) Stars: Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Babou Ceesay, Anne Heche. 2 hrs 13 min. Jan 24: Brittany Runs a Marathon (2019) | Writer & Director: Paul Downs Colaizzo; Stars: Jillian Bell, Jennifer Dundas, Patch Darragh, April Lee. 1hr 44 min. Jan 31: On the Basis of Sex (2018) | Dir: Mimi Leder; Writer: Daniel Stiepleman; Stars: Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux. 2hrs.

Feb 7: Definitely, Maybe (2008) | Dir: Adam Brooks; Writer: Adam Brooks; Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Weisz, Abigail Breslin. 1hr 52 min. Feb 14: No Class - Holiday

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Feb 21: Saint Judy (2018) | Director: Sean Hanish; Writer: Dmitry Portnoy; Stars: Michelle Monaghan, Leem Lubany, Common, Alfred Molina. 1hr 46 min. Feb 28 & Mar 6: To be announced

Great discussions follow the screening of a range of thought provoking films.

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There are more than 80,000 wild horses on federal lands and more than 50,000 in holding facilities. This film odyssey across America includes a visit to a Central Coast wild horse sanctuary. | 80mins | USA | Dir. Steven Latham, Conrad Stanley | Santa Barbara Features / Reel Nature | World Premiere | Metro Theatre 4

7:20pm | (Q&A) American Stories: Shorts

North Country: USA, Dir. Nick Martini | Santa Barbara: USA, Russia, Dir. Diana Markosian, World Premiere | Then They Laid Themselves Down: USA, Dir. Andrew Baxt, World Premiere | Tribes: USA, Dir. Nino Aldi, World Premiere | The Way Home: China, Dir. Yiran Zhou, Subtitled | Fiesta Theatre 3

7:40pm | (Q&A) Whale Wisdom

Captured on camera for the first time, the astonishing behavior of whales provides clues about their intelligence,

2pm | The Grand Unified Theory of Howard Bloom

Santa Barbara Features | World Premiere | Feat. The Voice of Brad Hall | Fiesta Theatre 4

1pm | Documentary Shorts

Metro Theatre 3

2:40pm | Master Cheng (Mestari Cheng)

Metro Theatre 1

Fiesta Theatre 4

8:40pm | Mosh 9pm | Stitches (Šavovi)

Films & Events

6pm | (Q&A) The Mustangs: An American Story

Metro Theatre 2

8:20pm | Outlaw (Autlo)


including their ability to share knowledge and change behavior accordingly. | 50mins | USA | Dir. Rick Rosenthal | Santa Barbara Features / Reel Nature | Narrated By Sir David Attenborough | Fiesta Theatre 4

TRIBUTE 8pm | Outstanding Directors Award Arlington Theatre

8pm | (Q&A) The Songpoet

This deeply personal film examines the life of Eric Andersen, who was at the vanguard of the Greenwich Village folk music scene in the 1960s and was positioned to be a rising star. | 113mins | USA | Dir. Paul Lamont | Documentary Competition / Cinesonic | US Premiere | Metro Theatre 1

Metro Theatre 4

FRI, JAN. 24 8am | Once in Trubchevsk (Odnazhdi v Trubchevske) Metro Theatre 1

A recently widowed restaurant owner from Shanghai travels with his young son to a remote village in Finland, where he finds solace and community working in a local restaurant. | 114mins | Finland, China | Dir. Mika Kaurismäki | Nordic Cinema Competition / Screen Cuisine / Crossing Borders | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 3

3pm | Gipsy Queen

8:30am | The Songpoet 10am | (Q&A) Tell My Story

Fiesta Theatre 3

8:10am | My Life as a Comedian (En komikers uppväxt) Metro Theatre 2 Metro Theatre 4

A grieving father seeks answers after his 14-year-old son kills himself, uncovering painful truths about the impact of unfettered access to the internet and the rise of depression among America’s youth. | 93mins | USA | Dir. David Freid | Social Justice Competition | World Premiere | Fiesta Theatre 3

10:20am | The Last Mountain (Ostatnia góra) Fiesta Theatre 4

11am | (Q&A) The Oratorio Lobero Theatre

Metro Theatre 1

11:40am | (Q&A) The Birdcatcher’s Son (Fågelfångarens son) Metro Theatre 3

12pm | Lane 4 (Raia 4) Metro Theatre 4

1pm | (Q&A) American Stories: Shorts Fiesta Theatre 3

1:20pm | (Q&A) Bully. Coward. Victim. The Story of Roy Cohn


Metro Theatre 1

Ali struggles to survive as a single mother and as a Roma woman in a racist society, but she finds a way to fight for herself in a rundown boxing club in Hamburg. | 107mins | Germany, Austria | Dir. Hüseyin Tabak | Crossing Borders | US Premiere | Subtitled | Metro Theatre 4

11am | The Wandering Chef

FREE SCREENING: TELL MY STORY – Sat, Jan. 25 | 2pm | Lobero Theatre

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Roy Cohn, chief counsel to Senator Joe McCarthy, became a darling of the Reagan White House, an antihomosexuality activist, and a political mentor to Trump before dying of AIDS in 1986. | 94mins | USA | Dir. Ivy Meeropol | Social Justice Competition | Fiesta Theatre 4

8pm | Supernova

8:20pm | (Q&A) The Delicacy

Filming off the coast of Santa Barbara, the director of SOMM follows a group of divers who risk life and limb to collect sea urchins—creatures that are way more than just something to eat. | 70mins | USA | Dir. Jason Wise | Screen Cuisine / Santa Barbara Features | World Premiere | Metro Theatre 2

9pm | Disco

SAT, JAN. 25

4pm | (Q&A) Collison (Kollision)

4:20pm | The Changin’ Times of Ike White

10am | (Q&A) Youth CineMedia

5pm | The Amber Light Metro Theatre 1

5:20pm | Santa Clara Metro Theatre 2

6pm | (Q&A) Shindisi Metro Theatre 4

7pm | The Hunchback of Notre Dame Free Admission

In 15th-century France, a gypsy girl is framed for murder, and only Quasimodo (Lon Chaney), the deformed bellringer of Notre Dame Cathedral, can save her. | 117mins | USA | Dir. Wallace Worsley | Super Silent Monday | Arlington Theatre

7:20pm | (Q&A) Documentary Shorts

Dear Georgina: USA, Dir. Adam Mazo, Ben PenderCudlip | In the Dark Room (En cuarto oscuro): Spain, Dir. Luigi Abanto Varese, Subtitled | Lady Samurai: Japan, Dir. James Latimer, Subtitled | Second Sight: USA, Philippines, Dir. Cole Sax, Subtitled | Sixth of June: USA, Dir. Henry Roosevelt, US Premiere | Fiesta Theatre 3

7:40pm | (Q&A) The Lafayette Escadrille

Thirty-eight Americans from every walk of life volunteered to fly in the First World War to aid our oldest ally, France—long before the USA entered the war. | 120mins | USA | Dir. Paul Glenshaw, Darroch Greer |

1:20pm | (Q&A) Mentors - Tony and Santi 2pm | 10-10-10 Screenings & Awards Free Admission Arlington Theatre

2pm | Tell My Story Free Admission Lobero Theatre

2pm | The Art of Waiting Metro Theatre 1

Metro Theatre 4

10am | Frozen 2 Free Admission

Fiesta Theatre 4

Fiesta Theatre 3

2:20pm | Disco Metro Theatre 2

2:40pm | (Q&A) The Delicacy Metro Theatre 3

3pm | White on White (Blanco en blanco)

Arlington Theatre

HIV Orphans, Dir. Judson Grosvenor | Speak Up, Dir. Felicia Bladh | The Hardest Pet in the World, Dir. Chase Nunez | Mobles, Dir. Mia Sweeney | Homeless and Happy?, Dir. Lukas Abraham | El Derecho de Vivir en Paz, Dir. Vanessa Munoz Orellana | Sad, Dir. Dimitri Fouras | Why You Should Play Dungeons and Dragons, Dir. Taylor Dzukola | Social Me, Dir. Grace James | Aloha ‘Āina, Dir. Kapono Lizama | Sir Please, Dir. Madison McGovern | Fiesta Theatre 3

10:20am | (Q&A) The Lafayette Escadrille Fiesta Theatre 4

Metro Theatre 4

4pm | (Q&A) Breaking Bread Fiesta Theatre 3

5pm | My Life as a Comedian (En komikers uppväxt) Metro Theatre 1

5:20pm | (Q&A) Whale Wisdom Metro Theatre 2

5:40pm | Antigone Metro Theatre 3

6pm | (Q&A) Collison (Kollision) Metro Theatre 4

WOMEN’S PANEL 11am | Women’s Panel Lobero Theatre

11am | (Q&A) Bully. Coward. Victim. The Story of Roy Cohn Metro Theatre 1

11:20am | Gipsy Queen Metro Theatre 2

11:40am | (Q&A) The Mustangs: An American Story Metro Theatre 3

12pm | Supernova Metro Theatre 4

7:40pm | Master Cheng (Mestari Cheng) Fiesta Theatre 4

CLOSING NIGHT 8pm | Santa Barbara Documentary Shorts Closing Night Film Highlights a series of short documentaries by local filmmakers: 10 Miles Out, Cabrillo Village, Carrizo Plain: A Sense of Place, Hannah’s Ride, State Street Serenade, and The Last Ride | Arlington Theatre

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e OOKS LIKE THE SANTA Will Se ’s Week ll Out ! BARBARA YACHT CLUB’S 2020 YACHTING SEASON has begun! After a couple of month’s hiatus, the racers are ready to don their winter weather gear, brave the cold winds, and start the calendar by hosting the Hot Rum Series (more about that later!). The three-date race, that kicked off last Saturday and Saturday Night At Sea at the will continue on January 25th and Historic Rockwood Clubhouse February 6th, is open to all classes of PHRF (Performance Handicap Racing Fleet) rated boats. The Hot Rum Series is the first on a schedule of other regattas and championships soon to follow: the 670 Mission Canyon Rd, Santa Barbara Centennial Regatta, the CHRF Series, and the Sweetheart’s Race just after Valentine’s Day. The SBYC Opening Day on Sunday, March 1st is the formal event to open the racing season, after which the 11–16, 2020 yachting calendar follows in swift progression. Standing on the breakwater last Saturday watching the first Hot Rum Race, you could have An Immersive Experience ~ you’ll feel as fooled me as to the need for foul weather gear as protection against the cold of the North winds or if you’re in a 1940’s Movie Musical ! the imbibing of hot rum against the winter’s chill. Watching the race behind my dark rimmed shades 739 HOT SPRINGS ROAD | $4,750,000 ~ Situated in the 1570 SA to avoid the glare of a sun drenched ocean gave me pause. So how does Hot Rum fit into such F a OUR EXCITING MONTECITO PROPERTIES heart of Montecito, this private estate is accessed by a long gated filled sing spectacular Santa Barbara day, I asked myself. With the assistance of Professor Google, I soon found ALL INCLUSIVE: Retro Cocktail, Dinner, Coffee, Dessert, driveway, which opens to a sylvan paradise. The immaculate single level versatile fl out. 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Features a large gourmet kitchen, formal dining room and hard and dangerous, few rations aboard survived longer than a few days leaving home nothing but ofjerky, complemented by a pool and full cabana with bathroom and kitchenette. custom wine room. hardtack, and with luck, a few bean sprouts against scurvy. Rules, ruthlessly enforced, kept the crew in check during difficult passages. It’s easy to understand how discontent and mutiny might arise. But now add rum, the cheap non-perishable, anti-bacterial drink with lots of servings from a large cask, Fantastic New Price! $4,250,000 something sailors could look forward to after their shift; enough to be happy, eventually sleepy, and 739 HOT SPRINGS ROAD | $4,750,000 ~ S consequently non-mutinous. For battle ships, rum also served as both anesthesia and disinfectant www.1570 SLL.com heart of Montecito, this private estate is accessed by and since water on board was often polluted, a shot of rum killed all disease producing germs. Pirates driveway, which opens to a sylvan paradise. The immacul home is surrounded by mature oaks and stunning garde naturally dealt heavily in the rum trade, serving themselves and others rather nicely. That is, as long as consists of two bedrooms plus a paneled den, an RAMATIC LIGHT FILLED ROOMS, mountain views, verdant home gardens, and indoor/ complemented by a pool and full cabana with bathroom an others played by their rules. 280 SANTA ROSA LANE | $3,575,000 ~ Situated between outdoor living create the ultimate southern California lifestyle. This remarkable home 741 HO A legend involving navel rum involves Lord Horatio Nelson, the hero of Trafalgar, who was killed combines qualityvillages construction, elegance, a private setting, a versatile the upper and lower of Montecito, on a flat oneand acre lot, thisfloor plan that weekend g in the heat of battle. It was said that he was placed in a cask of rum to preserve his remains for the is ideal for both privacy Thenorth/south single level home has four five full long drive country French home and withentertaining. a beautiful tennis courtbedrooms, has voyage back to England. Upon arrival however, the cask was opened and the liquid ingredients were and one half bathrooms, a paneled study, a sitting room and an open kitchen/family room. The four bedrooms and four bathrooms.This stylish home has large rooms re-imagine nowhere to be found. Apparently, on the way the sailors had drilled a hole in the bottom for their post formal dining room is adjacent to the wine room that features a large custom wine refrigerated and ample space for family living, including a large light filled country watch libation. Actually it’s not quite true: the booze wasn’t rum but brandy, but a close second to a storage unit. 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SBIFF Opening Night!

January 17, 2020

By Sigrid Toye / VOICE


AMERA’S FLASHED AND CURIOUS CROWDS ARMED WITH CELL PHONES GATHERED as correspondents held court on the Red Carpet outside the Arlington Theatre at the official opening of the 35th Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival on Wednesday, January 15th. Executive Director Roger Durling, resplendent in a white suit, welcomed a packed house of enthusiastic movie lovers thanking them for being part of this landmark year. “When I came here 17 years ago, the Film Festival wasn’t what it is today. It is because of your enthusiasm, the hard work of our staff and volunteers, especially our generous sponsors that we are here to enjoy this occasion.” Durling talked about the meaning of Santa Barbara’s Chromatic Gate, the rainbow sculpture’s appearance on the 2020 poster emphasizing diversity and outreach as an introduction to the evening’s entertainment. The opening night film from Ireland, A Bump Along the Way, a warm and touching female written and directed film, introduces the idea of diversity on many levels. Set in Derry, in Northern Ireland, in the home of a single mother and her teenage daughter maneuvering the usual ups and downs of mother-daughter relationships, the plot HE SANTA BARBARA CITY COUNCIL CONFIRMED THE APPOINTMENT OF MIKE takes a surprising twist. After a one night WILTSHIRE as Waterfront Director this week. As Waterfront Director, Wiltshire will oversee stand with a much younger man, the 44 year the operations, maintenance, fiscal management, and long-term capital planning for the old mother, Pamela (Bronagh Gallagher), Santa Barbara Waterfront, including the Harbor and Stearns Wharf with a staff of 47 finds to her astonishment that she is employees and a $16 million operating budget. pregnant after having been declared infertile. Wiltshire is currently the City’s Facilities and Energy Division Manager where he oversees Her daughter, Allegra (Lola Petticrew), beset A tasty bite anyone? the maintenance and planned upgrades for a variety of public buildings and facilities serving the with adolescent problems of her own, is public works, police, fire, parks, recreation, and library services. Prior to working for the City, he humiliated by her mother’s condition and in a clever role reversal, becomes the judgmental figure, worked in the offshore oil industry both locally and internationally. He slamming doors and spouting hurtful condemnations in her mother’s direction. also worked as a federal contractor for the U.S. Navy where he managed The joy of becoming pregnant overtakes Pamela’s isolation as she comes to grips with her facilities, energy, and infrastructure projects at Port Hueneme, Point situation along with an understanding of her shy daughter’s bullying by her classmates at school. Mugu, and San Nicolas Island. Wiltshire has a strong technical and With the birth of a healthy baby brother, the two come together, each other’s strength and comfort, leadership background and is knowledgeable of marine operations and with the knowledge that the meaning of family is deeper issues related to working harbors. He received a Bachelor’s degree in and more complex than imagined. The film itself is a family Mechanical Engineering from the University of British Columbia and a venture, as it was produced by the star’s sister, Louise Master’s degree in Business Economics from UCSB. Gallagher, directed by Shelly Love, and written by Tess Wiltshire has lived in the Santa Barbara area for twelve years McGowan. and currently lives in Carpinteria with his wife Alanna and two sons After a brisk walk from the Arlington Theatre to the Landon and Wyatt. Paseo Nuevo Shopping Center, locale of the opening night “I have a lot of respect and personal vested interest when it comes gala, band sounds and blue/red lighting invited all partyMike Wiltshire to the Santa Barbara Waterfront. I take this opportunity seriously and goers to the ball! Bars offering a variety of beverages were look forward to working with the great staff and all those who use our Waterfront for business placed strategically throughout the Mall and food stations and recreation, ” Wiltshire shared. were available as guests wandered around enjoying the City Administrator Paul Casey added, “I am impressed with Mike’s knowledge and leadership ambiance and good company. As a welcoming introduction skills, and know his experiences will be an asset with the issues and challenges facing a working to the eleven days of fabulous cinema to follow, the 35th harbor and waterfront.” Me and my date Anniversary night was indeed one to remember!

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SB Education Foundation Grants Teachers Nearly $85,000


T THE SANTA BARBARA EDUCATION FOUNDATION’S ANNUAL TEACHERS GRANT AWARD CEREMONY on January 8th at the Faulkner Gallery, 56 teachers were awarded $84,982 in grants. The funds will be applied to support the purchase of much-needed supplies and tools and to encourage the development of creative and innovative teaching in the Santa Barbara Unified School District. “This is one of the big highlights of the year for the Santa Barbara Education Foundation. We were tremendously

impressed by the quality of the grant requests and the commitment our teachers have in igniting a love for learning with local students,” Margie Yahyavi, Executive Director at SBEF, said in a news release. At the ceremony, appetizers and sweets were provided by the San Marcos High School Culinary Program and the Dos Pueblos High School String Orchestra provided the entertainment. Over 80 people were in attendance, including Superintendent Cary Matsuoka, SBUSD principals and board members of the Santa Barbara Education Foundation.

Some of the funded grant projects included books, musical arrangements, solar cars, flexible classroom seating, a printing press, and a field trip to New York City. The grants were awarded in three funding categories: up to $500, up to $1,500, and up to $5,000. The SBEF awarded 21 grants in the $500 category, 17 in the $1,500 category, and 18 in the $5,000 category. The SBEF has worked with community partners to strengthen the educational experience of all students in the Santa Barbara Unified School District since 1985. To learn more about the SBEF, visit www.SantaBarbaraEducation.org.

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Student short film is selected for the 2020 Santa Barbara International Film Festival “My mother and grandmother were both in Kyiv during the time of the disaster; I grew up hearing them recount their side of the story,” HE YEAR IS 1987, and in the wake of the Chernobyl nuclear said Shuryepov, who wrote and directed the film in 2019 as a freshman disaster a young Ukrainian mother named Masha grapples with an in UC Santa Barbara’s film and media studies department. The project unfathomable decision: stay or go. started out like any regular assignment at the UCSB Carsey-Wolf For those of us who have never lived in the Soviet Union, Center’s GreenScreen program, with the single requirement that it the woman’s choice is difficult to comprehend. But for Masha — and somehow had to involve the environment. for many whose lives and identities were bound to the few pieces of Over the course of production the film evolved into an intimate, property they could pass on to their children — it is the only option: unique look at Ukranian culture and society, gleaned, according to Remain in the radiation zone. Shuryepov, from moments he had witnessed during a visit to the Masha is the main protagonist of the student short film Mother of country. Chernobyl, and her troubles are just the beginning. The film’s concept and story were powerful enough to make it one “To her, that apartment is all she has left of her family,” said the film’s of the four films (out of 16 candidates) selected to be produced in the producer, UC Santa Barbara film and media studies major Mitchka 2019 spring quarter. However, the idea of an old Soviet-style, RussianSaberi, “and she imagined that it would be where she raises her kids and then hands it off to them because that was the only thing she could give Alyona Khmara, right, stars as Masha, mother to Dasha (Polina language period film threatened to be too big for the mere ten weeks the filmmakers had to cast, shoot, and edit the film. Sokolskiy), who was born in Chernobyl’s radiation zone. them.” “We had to find actors that could speak Russian fluently, and props Add to that the future Masha fears for her child, born deformed due and decor that were authentic to the location and time period,” Saberi to radiation, and there isn’t much incentive to leave the only home they have ever known. said. Fortunately, they had Shuryepov’s old family photos, which provided insight for for props and The film, which began as a student production, is now an official selection at the Santa Barbara costumes. They also transformed a colleague’s apartment for the interior shots, and filmed some of Film Festival (SBIFF). It will screen Sunday, January 19th, at 7:30pm at the Arlington Theatre. the exterior shots at the Goleta Butterfly Grove, “a forest area nearby that doesn’t quite look like it Such a granular perspective on the impact of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster is fairly rare; most belongs in Santa Barbara,” according to Saberi. stories prefer instead to hit the high notes: the timeline of the reactor failures, the evacuations of the “We had to work day and night for weeks on end to make sure we could make the film as masses, the devastation to the area, the tragic health effects, the impact on politics and international impactful as we believed it could be,” Saberi continued. relations, and the ensuing emptiness and desolation of places like Pripyat, the city where the All of their hard work paid off. Mother of Chernobyl premiered at the campus’s Pollock Theater meltdowns occurred. But for the film’s director, Alexander Shuryepov, the decisions of a young at the end of the quarter, where it was received with “great enthusiasm,” according to Saberi. It has woman in the face of such a devastating event loom just as large — they reflect the type of choices his since gone on to receive awards and recognition at the 2019 Indie Short Fest, the 2019 Hollywood own family faced. Independent Filmmaker Awards and Festival, and the Short Film Factory. The SBIFF this year also will screen a movie written, directed and produced by Alumnus Peter Miyakawa, who graduated from UCSB in 2018. Easy Living, an Italian film, will receive its U.S. premiere Monday, January 20th, at 4:30pm at the Lobero Theater. Ticket information for Mother of Chernobyl and Easy Living is available at the SBIFF website. Courtesy photo


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WO YEARS SINCE THE CATASTROPHIC INCIDENTS IN SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, their effects continue to be felt. Join the SB Museum of Natural History on Sunday, January 26th from 3 to 5pm for Two Years After Fire and Flood: A Community Conversation About the Impacts of the Thomas Fire and January 9 Debris Flow. Hear about the latest ongoing research assessing the extent of these impacts, and what it might tell us about how to improve our response to future disasters. A series of flash talks by experts in the biological and social sciences will be followed by a moderated panel discussion and Q&A with experts and local policymakers. Admission is free.


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OS AÑOS DESPUÉS DE LOS INCIDENTES CATASTRÓFICOS EN EL CONDADO DE SANTA BÁRBARA, sus efectos continúan sintiéndose. Únete al Museo de Historia Natural de SB el domingo, 26 de enero de 3 a 5pm para Dos años después del incendio y las inundaciones: Una conversación comunitaria sobre los impactos del incendio Thomas y el Flujo de escombros del 9 de enero. Escucha la última investigación en curso que evalúa el alcance de estos impactos y lo que podría decirnos sobre cómo mejorar nuestra respuesta a futuros desastres. Una serie de charlas rápidas por expertos en ciencias biológicas y sociales seguirá un panel de discusión moderado y preguntas y respuestas con expertos y políticos locales. La entrada es gratis.

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COMMUNITY APPROACH WORKSHOP for the La Cumbre Junior High/Modoc Road Multiuse Path will be hosted by the City of Santa Barbara on Thursday, January 23rd from 6 to 7:30pm at La Cumbre Junior HS, Multipurpose Rm, 2255 Modoc Rd. Come learn about and comment on the proposed multiuse path along the south side of Modoc Road between Las Positas Rd and Mission St, and along the west side of Portesuello Ave between Modoc Rd and Gillespie St. Some of the design options to be considered include areas with street tree removal and on-street parking removal. The proposed pathway would provide a safer route to school for La Cumbre Junior High students, and allow greater separation between higher speed vehicles and more vulnerable road users. For more information visit www.santabarbaraca.gov/civicax/filebank/blobdload.aspx?BlobID=224899


ALLER DE SENDERO DE MULTIUSO de La Cumbre Jr High/Modoc será organizado por la ciudad de Santa Bárbara el jueves, 23 de enero de 6 a 7:30pm en la Escuela La Cumbre Junior High, Sala Multipropósito, 2255 Modoc Rd. Ven a aprender y comentar sobre el camino de multiusos propuesto a lo largo del lado sur de la Calle Modoc desde la calle Las Positas a la Calle Misión, y a lo largo del lado oeste de la Avenida Portesuello entre la Calle Modoc y la Calle Gillespie. El proyecto responde a los comentarios del vecindario sobre el Esfuerzo de Plantificación del Transporte del vecindario del lado oeste con respecto a la mejora de las rutas a lo largo de las carreteras muy transitadas, y la separación de vehículos de ciclistas y peatones. Para mas información visita www.santabarbaraca.gov/civicax/filebank/blobdload.aspx?BlobID=224899

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THE ONLY CANDIDATE SUPPORTED BY OUR FIREFIGHTERS, DEPUTY SHERIFFS, THE SIERRA CLUB, AND THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY A RECORD OF RESULTS „ Thomas Fire Response – Helped evacuate residents, aided community clean-up efforts, and continues to lead the County’s effort to increase flood control capacity in the event of another debris flow. „ Helping Families Rebuild – Eliminated red-tape and created a fast track approval process to help families rebuild their homes quickly. „ Stopping Gun Violence – In the wake of the Isla Vista mass shooting, co-authored groundbreaking ‘red-flag’ legislation – now a national model – that prevents the sale of guns or removes them from the possession of mentally unstable individuals. „ A Carbon-Free Santa Barbara – Championed a Strategic Energy Plan to expand solar power generation in Santa Barbara County, putting us on the path toward carbon-free energy. „ Fighting Climate Change – Co-Authored California’s landmark climate change law, putting California on the path to get 100% of its energy from renewables by 2045. „ Fiscal Responsibility – Facing a $6 million county budget deficit, fought for policies that resulted in a surplus, protecting funds for critical services like public safety, public health and libraries. „ Election Reform – Created the first ever County Independent Redistricting Commission, that takes the power to draw district lines away from politicians and puts it into the hands of citizens.

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Huguette’s Dolls & Some Music

DON’T THINK ANY AUCTION except the Duchess of Windsor or Rudolf Nureyev have had the advance publicity of this weekend’s auction right here at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara. I’m speaking of the doll collection of the Huguette Clark estate auction put on by doll expert auctioneers Theriault’s. Huguette Clark, who has had books A doll house I coveted. written about her and who willed Santa Barbara estate to a foundation, is best known for having lived the last 20 years of her life anonymously in a hospital, although in fine health. She had three superb apartments in New York and estates in several cities, including Santa Barbara. She is also known to have had great interest in dolls – particularly French porcelain dolls. Being a doll collector myself, I was particularly interested, but the Clark dolls were far from what I collect. Local antique dealer Geoffrey Bolton got to the preview the night before the auction and shared some good information with me. He learned that the supposedly hidden Huguette was a frequent patron of Theriault’s. I guess she did it all on the telephone? And she was actively buying dolls into her 90s. I learned she This doll sold for $30,000! also was involved with doll houses. Not the kind you give a daughter for her fifth birthday. With an intense interest in Japan and Japanese dolls, she had a series of Japanese doll houses made in perfect detail, totally supervising their construction from her hospital residence. Among those she had built were a castle, and a series of normal city and farm houses perfect to the last detail. And what really intrigued me were the series of magnificent dolls she had made of the leading characters from the great novel The Tale of Genji. Her main interest, however, was French, and some German, porcelain head dolls. Jumeau figured heavily in the collection. There were two Italian felt Lenci dolls which made me feel good. I do have a group of those. A pair of doll shoes sold Collectors came from all over the world for $3,400. for this auction – collectors with big money which they spent. Seemingly simple dolls went for $10,000 or $15,000. One French bisque by Emile Juneau with signed shoes sold for $31,000. Yes, it was definitely not the usual auction I follow. Now on to Notre Dame! When we think about Notre Dame University, it’s generally about football, not things like Tchaikovsky’s The Nightingale or Schumann’s Abschied von Frankreich, Op. 135, 1. But that is a small part of what we got when the large University of Notre Dame Chorale presented a wonderful evening of singing with only piano accompanying them. These young singers on their 2020 Winter Tour performed one night in the perfect setting of Montecito’s Mt. Carmel Church. They sang an assortment that included songs for the Christmas season, One I liked. settings of poems by Mary, Queen of Scots, Scottish and Irish folk songs, as well as serious classical and opera. The group, as well as the music, was a big mixture. At the end each student introduced themselves, said where they came from, and what they were studying. What an interesting variety they offered. They were from many states in the U.S. as well as India, China, Jordan, Pakistan, and Singapore. Talking about it with Paul and Karen Sullivan on the way home, Paul observed how many of the students were in the technical sciences – no home economics with sewing and cooking in this crowd. The church was filled with people from all over Santa Barbara in spite of two other important events happening the same night. We sat with Joanne and Jack Meaney and others enjoying the wonderful young voices, including Bob Estes, Gloria and Spencer Vaughn, and Kathleen and Michael Quinn.

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Photos by Beverly Jackson

N SATURDAY, JANUARY 11th, a doll auction was conducted at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara that included pieces from the famed Huguette Clark Doll collection. The auction was a tremendous success with total sales exceeding the high estimate by over 30 percent. The highest dollar amount a single item sold for was $90,000 for a French Bisque Art Character, 225, Jumeau, Couturier Costume with a Parasol in the original box. Besides those items sold Saturday, the Foundation is maintaining a sampling of the best representations of Huguette Clark’s collecting interest for eventual public display. The Bellosguardo Foundation is currently working through the process of opening the property to the public on a regular basis for tours of the home and grounds. As such, the Foundation has submitted initial applications to the City of Santa Barbara for a conditional use permit.

Beverley Jackson moved to SB in 1963 from Los Angeles. She wrote a social column for the SB News-Press from 1968-1992. She also wrote the award winning book Splendid Slippers on Chinese footbinding and five other books on China. She latest book is Dolls of Spain. Jackson is avid doll collector and a collector of interesting people. She is also now seriously making and exhibiting pine needle baskets and collage.

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At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com Tune, Duncan Johnstone, O Come O Come Emmanuel & More • El OUTDOORS Presidio • $36.50 • www.sbthp.org • 7:30pm Sa & 4pm Su, 11/30 & 12/1. PUBLIC VIEWING OF THE STARS THE SKATALITES THE• 805-565-6272 BANDULUS Westmont Observatory •/Free • 7:30pm 3rd Fr. Ages 21+ • SOhO • $16/$20 • www.sohosb.com • 9pm Sa, 11/30.


Paseo Nuevo,FOR 651 NONPROFIT Paseo Nuevo • Free • Check schedule: https:// CENTER LEADERSHIP paseonuevoshopping.com • 11/30-12/24. A Tailored Development Plan that is Right for You - Two Module Series withAT Lynette & Steve Willmont • Cal Lutheran - Oxnard MUSIC THEDunn PLAZA Ctr, Outlet Dr. • musicians $90/$75 • Register: 805-493-3740 Live2201 Music fromCenter various • La Cumbre Plaza •• 9am-12pm Fr, 1/17 & 1/24.• Noon-3pm Sa. www.shoplacumbre.com

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DROP-IN OPEN W/School YOUR CHILD For Teens in Junior HighPLAY and High • Central Library • 805-

Pre-Shabbat open play time • Bronfman Family Comm Ctr, 564-5605 • 5-7:30pm Fr, 1/17. 524 Chapala StOPEN • 805-957-1115 10:30-Noon DROP-IN PLAY •W/ YOURFr.CHILD Pre-Shabbat open play time • Bronfman Family Comm Ctr, HEALTH 524 Chapala St • 805-957-1115 GRIEF WALK & TALK • 10:30-Noon Fr.

BABY MUSIC MOVEMENT CLASSNurse & Hospice Easy-paced walking&group. Presented by Visiting Babies 0-14Dairine mo • Pearson Children’sfor area, Central Library • • Free Care • Call location: 805-690-6201 Free • 805-564-5603 • 10:30am Fr.Fr. www.vnhcsb.org • 10-11am HEARING VOICES SUPPORT MUSIC & MOVEMENT CLASSGROUP

AAges safe2-4space for people to come together, share their • Faulkner Gallery, Central Libraryconnect, • Free •and 805-564-5603 experiences • 10:30am Fr.• Independent Living Resource Center, 423 West Victoria St • Free • Call to confirm: 805-450-1994 • 10:30-11:30am Fr.


SANTA BARBARA DANCE THEATER Meditation study program • Mahakankala Buddhist Ctr, 508 Brinkerhoff New recent works by Christopher Av • $75andMembership • 805-563-6000 • 7-9pm,Pilafi Tu,anFr. • UCSB Hatlen Theater • $13-$25 • https://theaterdance.ucsb.edu • 8pm Fr-Sa & 2pm Su, 1/17-1/19. SWING DANCES

Beginning lesson at 7:30 before the dance • Carrillo Recreation Center • $20 • 805-698-0832 • www.dancesantabarbara.com • 7:30pm 1st and 3rd Fr.

With Sierra• Independent Noland. ForLiving community professionals experiences Resourcehealth Center,care 423 West Victoria and care• Call giversto confi • 334 S Patterson •Avenue #120 •Fr.Free • St • Free rm: 805-450-1994 10:30-11:30am www.recoveryroadmc.com • 12-1pm Fr. FOUNDATION PROGRAM QIGONG/ TAI CHI ON THEBuddhist BEACH Meditation study program • Mahakankala Ctr, 508 Brinkerhoff Easy reducing• 805-563-6000 practices to • restore Balance Av • $75stress Membership 7-9pm, Tu, Fr. & Harmony •YOGA Linden AND City Beach, Carpinteria • $12-$18 • 805-705-3426 • STRESS MANAGEMENT www.QigongSB.com Fr. health care professionals With Sierra Noland.• 9:30-10:30am For community



Meet active peopletours in a• healthy setting • Free • Meet at SB 2-hour guidednew walking $10 • Res: 805-965-6307 • 10am Sa MissionCityat 6pm • 805-770-7656 (from Hall Steps) & 10am Su• Starts (from6:15pm CentralFr.Library). FUNK ZONE TOUR LED BY JOHN UMMEL SPANISH CONVERSATION GROUP

90 min tour & Ends at palmskills plaza, fromvocab Hotel•Californian Practice your• Starts Spanish speaking & across learn new Montecito (36 St) • FreeHall • RSVP www.freewalkingtoursb.com. Lib,State Community • FreeDate/Time: • 805-969-6063 • 1:30-2:30pm Fr.

and care givers • 334 S Patterson Avenue #120 • Free • MUSIC


SPECIAL EVENTS 2-hour tour • From Maritime Museum (113 Harbor Way) to Visitor Ctr

www.recoveryroadmc.com 12-1pm Fr. JIM BRICKMAN: A •CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION QIGONG/ ON Theatre THE BEACH Best-selling pianoTAI artistCHI • Lobero • $46/$66 • www.lobero. Easy• 8pm stressFr, reducing org 11/29. practices to restore Balance & Harmony •THE Linden CityMORLEY Beach, Carpinteria MAX BAND • $12-$18 • 805-705-3426 • www.QigongSB.com Fr. • 8pm Fr, 11/29. All ages • SOhO • $5 •• 9:30-10:30am www.sohosb.com

COMING PACIFICA 2020 (1 Garden St.) • HOME Free • RSVPTODate/Time: www.freewalkingtoursb.com. Sneak Preview 2020 Film Conference, annual Authors Spotlight, CACHUMA LAKE NATURE the WALK

Awards & moreNature • Pacifi Ladera Ln Half-milepresentations on Don Wimpress Trailca•Graduate, Nature Ctr801 • Free/Parking •is$69-$170 • https://retreat.pacifi ca.edu/coming-home-2020 • Fr-Su, $10 • 805-688-4515 • 10-11:30am Sa. 1/17-1/19.



Ages 21+ • The Tiburon Tavern, 3116 State St • Free • 805-682-8100 GROW YOURFr,OWN: • 7:30-9:30pm 11/29. NATIVE PLANTS FROM CUTTINGS With Heather Wehnau-Federlein • SB Botanic Garden • $45/$30 • WEST COAST CHAMBER www.sbbg.org • 1-4pm Fr, 1/17. ORCHESTRA Mozart: The London Connection • 1st Congregational Church, 2101 State St • Free • www.cieloperformingarts.org • 7pm Fr, 11/29. MUSIC

39TH FAIRE March toANNUAL North Hall;HOLIDAY Reception at Multi Cultural Center • UCSB

Carpinteria Valley Museum, •956 Maple Av • Free • www. Eternal Flame • FreeHistorical • www.mlksb.org 12pm Fr, 1/17. carpinteriahistoricalmuseum.org • 10am-3pm Sa, 11/30.

MLK: WORSHIP SERVICE MOXI A HOLIDAY Red Sea MRKT Rhythm -Rockers choir, musicMAKERS & poetry •MARKET Congregation

Shop goods while the museum • B’nai handmade B’rith, 1000gifts San+Antonio Creekalso Rd exploring • Free • www.mlksb.org MOXI, 125Fr,State • 6-7:30pm 1/17.St • Members Free / Included with admission for non-members (Free-$16) • www.moxi.org • 10am-5pm Sa, 11/30.


Camerata ca • Hahn Hall, Music Academy FRIDAYPacifi NIGHT SIERRA CLUB HIKESof the West • $58 • https://cameratapacifi ca.orgin •a7:30pm 1/17. • Free • Meet at SB Meet active new people healthyFr,setting MUSIC Mission at AT 6pmTRINITY • 805-770-7656 • Starts 6:15pm Fr. Adam Tully, guitar • Trinity Episcopal Church, 1500 State St • $10 SPECIAL suggested donation EVENTS • 805.965.7419 • 12pm Fr, 1/17.


Shop for gifts, enjoy carolers, festive treats & photos • www.chumashcasino.com • 8pmmulled Fr-Sa,wine, 1/17-1/18. with Santa • Four Seasons - The Biltmore, 1260 Channel Dr • Free • POLE DANCING & BODY 805-969-2261 • 5:30pm Sa, 11/30. POSITIVITY Champagne, snacks, private lesson & more • 7th Dimension Dance, 27 LIGHT UP THE HOLIDAYS & VISIT WITH SANTA Parker Way • $45 • www.eventbrite.com/e/pole-dancing-body-positivityCrafts, photos with Santa, music, holiday treats, and lighting a-night-in-the-7th-dimension-tickets-84793145581 • 7-9pm Fr, 1/17. ceremony • Goleta Valley Community Center, 5679 Hollister Ave MONTECITO FARMERS MARKET • Free • 805-967-1237 • 4:30-7:30pm Sa, 11/30. 1100 & 1200 blocks of Coast Village Rd BLOCK • Free • 805-962-5354 SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY PARTY • 8-11:15am Get familiarFr.with local businesses. Event will include live music, games, and more • 00 block of W. Ortega St • Free • www. downtownsb.org/events/small-business-saturday • 12-5pm Sa, 11/30.



Easy-paced walking group. Presented by Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care • Call Dairine Pearson for location: 805-690-6201 • Free • www.vnhcsb.org • 10-11am Fr. HEARING VOICES SUPPORT GROUP

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All parents are encouraged to have their child car seats inspected by safety experts, as up to 80 percent of car seats are not properly installed. Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Trauma Services and the California Highway Patrol will offer free, drive-up child car seat checks on Saturday, December 7th from 10am to 2pm at the Franklin Neighborhood Center, 1136 E. Montecito St. Registration is not needed. No citations will be issued, and there will be no driver license or registration checks. For more info call 805-569-7478.

Holiday cider,Society music ofandSB,colorful lightsBarbara • Cachuma SB Bluescheer, Societycookies, • Unitarian 1535 Santa St • Lake • Free • www.sbparks.org • 5:30pm Fr, 11/29. Free for Members/$10 • https://sbblues.org • 7:30pm Fr, 1/17. SANTA VISITS & PHOTOS THE OFCourt, DANCING! PaseoPOLITICS Nuevo Center 651 Paseo Nuevo • Photos available for

Ages 21+••https://paseonuevoshopping.com SOhO • $15 • www.sohosb.com ••9pm Fr, 1/17. purchase Through 12/24.

Saturday, Jan. 18th


Paseo Nuevo Center Court, 651 Paseo Nuevo • Free • https:// paseonuevoshopping.com • 6 & 7pm Through 12/31.


Shop local SB artisans & makers. Presented by Blissful Boutiques • Paseo CHILDREN & TEENS Nuevo, De la Guerra Place at State St • Free • 10am-6pm Sa.


1100 & 1200 blocks of Coast Village Rd • Free • 805-962-5354 • 8-11:15am Fr.

CACHUMA LAKE JUNIOR RANGER PROGRAM FERNALD Kids earn a badgeMANSION & learn about theTOUR natural environment • Lake Cachuma

Saturday, Nov. 30th

Groups or more.parking Presented by the SB Historical Museum Nature Ctrof •5$3+$10 • 805-688-4515 • 12:30-1:30pm Sa. • 414 W Montecito St • Free-$10 • 805-966-1601 • 11am-Noon Sa. EXPLORATION STATIONS SB & COTA ST. FARMERS MARKET

Children 2-5 & their caregivers play and learn together • Central 119 E. Cota St • Free • 805-962-5354 • 8:30am-1pm Sa. Library • Free • 805-564-5642 • 10:30am-12pm Sa.

Sunday, Dec. 1st


Children 2-5 & their caregivers play and learn together • Central Library • Free • 805-564-5642 • 10:30am-12pm Sa.


Kids earn a badge & learn about the natural environment • Lake Cachuma Nature Ctr • $3+$10 parking • 805-688-4515 • 12:30-1:30pm Sa.

live musicianDIRTY Tracey -HuiHERBS • CenterFOR StageSTRESS TheatreRELIEF • $30-$65 • GETTING


Yulia Maluta, a one&woman storytelling dance show with LECTURES WORKSHOPS


www.centerstagetheater.org Sa, 1/18.Gallery, Central Library • With Herbalist Emily Sanders• 8pm • Faulkner Free • Register: 805-564-5621 2-4:30pm Su, 12/1. WORLD DANCE FOR •HUMANITY SB Dance Center, 127-A W Canon Perdido St • $10 • 805-966-5439 DANCE • 9-10:15am Sa, Su.



SB Dance Center, 127-A W Canon Perdido St • $10 • 805-966-5439

Se alienta a todos los padres a que • 9-10:15am Sa, Su. lleven a inspeccionar los asientos de HEALTH seguridad para niños por expertos GOOD TIME YOGA, LEVEL 1-2 en seguridad, ya que hasta el 80 por All levels • Kimpton Goodland Hotel, 5650 Calle Real • Free • Info: ciento de los asientos de seguridad Pushing theinstalados limits of human ability, defying gravity with amazing of www.taniaisaac.com • 9:30-10:30am displays Sa. no están correctamente. contortion, exibility, and Acrobats redefi audience El Servicioflde Trauma delcontrol, HospitalThe Peking QIGONG/ TAIhave CHI ON THE ned BEACH perceptions ofSanta Chinese acrobatics. Experience the festive pageantry a Cottage de Barbara y la Easy stress reducing practices to restore Balanceof & Harmony • Linden Chinese with high-tech special effects and awe-inspiring acrobatic feats PatrullaCarnival de Carreteras de California City Beach, Carpinteria • $12-$18 • 805-705-3426 • www.QigongSB. when The Peking Acrobatsgratuitas performpara on Wednesday, January 22nd at 7:30pm at ofrecerán inspecciones com • 9:15-10:15am Sa. theelGranada Forpara tickets ($26-$66) visit www.granadasb.org asiento deTheatre. seguridad niños LECTURES WORKSHOPS el 7 de diciembre 10am Al sábado, superar los límites de la de capacidad humana, desafi& ando la gravedad con a 2pm en el Franklin Neighborhood WINE EDUCATION asombrosas muestras de contorsión, flexibilidad y control,EXPERIENCE los Acróbatas de Center, 1136 E. Montecito St. No es 60 min. wine education & tasting experience • Jamie Slone Wines, 23 Pekín han redefinido las percepciones de la audiencia sobre las acrobacias necesario registrarse. No se darán E De carnaval La Guerra St • $60$45 • RSVP 805-560-6555 • 11am-12pm Sa. chinas. Experimenta el boato festivo de un chino con efectos multas, y node habrá de y hazañas acrobáticas impresionantes cuando especiales altachequeo tecnología MUSIC 22 de enero a las 7:30pm en licencias de conducir ni de matricula el miércoles, los Acróbatas de Pekín se presenten FOLK ORCHESTRA OF SB - SCOTTISH de vehículos. Para obtener más ($26-$66) el Teatro Granada. Para boletos visita www.granadasb.org The Skye Boat Song (Outlander Theme), Scotland the Brave, The Sleeping información, llama al 805-569-7478.

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Gustafson Dance Studio • $15 • 805-403-3439 • 11am-1pm Su. HEALTH WORLD DANCE FOR LEVEL HUMANITY GOOD TIME YOGA, 1-2

SB W Canon Perdido • $10Real• 805-966-5439 All Dance levels •Center, Kimpton127-A Goodland Hotel, 5650 StCalle • Free • Info: • 9-10:15am Sa, Su. • 9:30-10:30am Sa. www.taniaisaac.com CONTRA QIGONG/DANCE TAI CHIFOR ONALL THE BEACH

With live music 100 E &Carrillo St ••Linden $12 • Easy stress reducing• Carrillo practicesBallroom, to restore Balance Harmony Info: 805-699-5101 • www.sbcds.org • 6:30-9:30pm Su. City Beach, Carpinteria • $12-$18 • 805-705-3426 • www.QigongSB. com • 9:15-10:15am Sa. HEALTH MEDITATION PEACE LECTURESFOR & WORLD WORKSHOPS

Buddhist teachings & meditations • Mahakankala Buddhist Ctr, 508 GARDENING UNDER OAKS • 10:30-11:45am Su. Brinkerhoff Av • $10 • 805-563-6000 Do’s and don’ts of gardening with Bruce Reed • SB Botanic Garden MUSIC THE PATIO HOLIDAY • $45/$30 •ON www.sbbg.org • 1-5pm- Sa, 1/18. HORNS Live Oak Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 820 N. Fairview Ave FINDING YOUR ROOTS IN MEXICO • Free • www.liveoakgoleta.org • 11:30am-12:15pm Su, 12/1. With John Schmal • First Presbyterian Church, 21 E. Constance at DRAG BRUNCH HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR! State St • Free • http://sbgen.org • 9:30am-12pm Sa, 1/18. Ages 18+ • SOhO • SOLD OUT • www.sohosb.com • Su, 12/1.

A uniquely personal multimedia experience will find violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman sharing intimate anecdotes, personal photos, and archival video, as well as live music performed with his longtime pianist Rohan De Silva during An Evening with Itzhak Perlman, presented by UCSB Arts & Lectures, Tuesday, January 21st at 6:30pm at the Granada Theatre. For tickets (General public: $50-$125/UCSB students: $25) visit www.ArtsAndLectures.UCSB.edu or www.granadasb.org

Una experiencia multimedia única y personal encontrará al virtuoso del violín Itzhak Perlman compartiendo anécdotas íntimas, fotos personales y videos de archivo, así como Rudolph, a ballet based on the story by Robert L. May, will be presented by Gustafson música en vivo interpretada con Dance, featuring State De Street Ballet Young Dancers at 2 & 6pm on Saturday, December su pianista Rohan Silva durante 7th Una at the Lobero Theatre. aged two to 18 will tell the story of the misfit noche con ItzhakStudents Perlman, reindeer, Rudolphpor and otherArts misfi&t characters. For tickets ($27/$16) visit www.lobero.org presentada UCSB Lectures,unelballet martes , 21 de a de Robert L. May, será presentado por Rudolph, basado enenero la historia las 6:30pm en el con Teatro Granada. Gustafson Dance, State Street Ballet Young Dancers a las 2 y 6pm el sábado, boletos (público en Lobero. general:Los $50-$125/estudiantes deaños UCSB: $25) visita 7Para de diciembre en el Teatro estudiantes de dos a 18 contarán la www.ArtsAndLectures.UCSB.edu o ywww.granadasb.org historia del reno inadaptado, Rudolph otros personajes inadaptados. Para boletos ($27/$16) visita www.lobero.org Photo by Lisa Marie Mazzucco

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Interactiveconcert “Plankto” boardChoir, gamethe• Solvang Sea Center, 211 Stearns Interfaith feat.pegUnity & Goleta Ward Wharf •various Free with admission • 805-962-2526 10am Sa, Choirs, soloists & the San Marcos High x103 School• Madrigals •1/18-5/9. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2107 Santa Barbara StWINE • Free EDUCATION • 6pm Su, 12/1. EXPERIENCE 60 min.CASTILLO wine educationTRIO & tasting experience • Jamie Slone Wines, 23 THE GuerraofStjazz • $60$45 • 11am-12pm Sa. AE De wideLavariety during• RSVP Bellini805-560-6555 Brunch • Belmond El Encanto • 11am-2pm Su.


WEST WIND PUBLIC MARKET Feat. Israeli pianists Sivan Silver & Gil Garburg • Presented SB

SB Swapmeet• Granada offers freshTheatre produce,• $31-$137 new & used• goods, & food • 907 S.• Symphony www.granadasb.org Kellogg • 805-967-4591 $1.25 adults / Children Free • 7am-2pm Su. 8pm Sa Ave & 3pm Su, 1/18 & •1/19. GOLETA FARMERS& MARKET PETER FELDMANN THE VERY LONESOME BOYS

Fresh produce goods Hall, • Camino Real Pintado Marketplace, Santa Ynez Valley& Grange 2374 Alamo Ave • 7004 Marketplace Dr • 805-962-5354 • Free $15/$12.50 • https://bluegrasswest.com • 8pm• 10am-2pm Sa, 1/18. Su. KARL DENSON’S TINY UNIVERSE SOCIAL

Ages 21+ • SOhO • $28-$30 • www.sohosb.com ESL CONVERSATION GROUP • 9pm Sa, 1/18. English learners practice with native speakers • Central MUSIClanguage AT THE PLAZA Library Adult Literacy Ctr • Freemusicians • 805-564-5619 1:30pm Su.Plaza • Live Music from various • La •Cumbre www.shoplacumbre.com • Noon-3pm Sa.


Hang a personalized star in memory of a loved one who has died or in CARPINTERIA BIRDWATCHING OUTING honor of someone Free • www. Lake Los Carneros,living Goleta• Lobero • Free • Theatre For infoEsplanade & details: •805-455-0053 lobero.org • Sa, 1/18. • 5pm Su, 12/1. PHOTOS WITH SANTA ARCHITECTURAL WALKING TOURS

Bring ownwalking cameratours • Pet• Photos - members only (9-10am) 2-houryour guided $10 • Res: 805-965-6307 • 10am Sa& Family Photos • SB(from Museum Natural History • (from City Hall(10am-1:30pm) Steps) & 10am Su CentralofLibrary). Free for members/Free with admission for Non members • www. FUNK ZONE TOUR LED BY JOHN UMMEL sbnature.org • 9am-1:30pm Su, 12/1. 90 min tour • Starts & Ends at palm plaza, across from Hotel Californian 9TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY MARKETPLACE (36 State St) • Free • RSVP Date/Time: www.freewalkingtoursb.com. Feat. 15 local artists and vendors, holiday treats, and entertainment BYDr,JOHN •WATERFRONT Wildling Museum,TOUR 1511 B LED Mission SolvangUMMEL • Free • www. 2-hour tour • From Maritime Museum wildlingmuseum.org • 10am-4pm Su,(113 12/1.Harbor Way) to Visitor Ctr (1 Garden St.) • Free • IS RSVP Date/Time: www.freewalkingtoursb.com. MY RELIGION LOVE CACHUMA LAKE NATURE WALK Rumi Ed Ctr Study Group: learn about ancient teachings within Half-milepoetry on Don WimpressCommunity Nature TrailHall, • Nature • Free/Parking Rumi’s • Montecito 1469Ctr E Valley Rd • $20 $10 • 805-688-4515 • 10-11:30am Sa. • 2-4pm Su, 12/1. •isRegister: www.rumieducationalcenter.org 32ND ANNUAL MOTORCYCLE TOY RUN


Rain or Shine • Starts at Santa Claus Ln (Carpinteria) & ends at SB Carriage WOMEN’S MARCH Museum, 129 Castillo St • $30 LOS DonationANGELES per Rider + New unwrapped toy Pershing Square, Angeles • www.womensmarchla. for Pre-teens & TeensDowntown • Register:Los www.unityshoppe.org • 9am Su, 12/1. org • 10am-4pm Sa, 1/18. MAKERS MARKET Shop local SB artisansEVENTS & makers. Presented by Blissful Boutiques • Paseo SPECIAL Nuevo, De la Guerra Place at State St • Free • 10am-6pm Su.


Re-creation of the Selma to Montgomery march. Walk across bridge from the main campus to west campus • SB City College • Free • www.mlksb.org • 11am-2pm Sa, 1/18.


EXPLORATION STATIONS Youth performances: music, poetry & art • Kiva Cowork, 1117 State

For children 2-5 and their caregivers • Central Library • Free • 805-

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Feat. Love, assist Alex students Falcone• Central and Stephanie Alcazar TrainedJason volunteers Library •Blum Free ••805-564Theatre, 4916 Carpinteria Ave • $12 •We. www.thealcazar.org • 7:305603 • 3:30-6:30pm Mo / 2:30-5:30pm 9pm Sa, 1/18.


THE DANCE HUBW-Enos INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED BALLET Minami Park, 600 Dr • Free • 805-268-4400 • 10am-2pm

With Susan Manchak • The Dance Hub, 22 E Victoria St • $18 • Sa, 1/18. www.adam-bsb.org • 10-11:30am, Mo.

UNDERWATER PARKS DAY YOUTH AERIAL DANCE An annual festival celebrating marine protected areas: the underwater

SB Center,• Free 127-A• www.sbnature.org W Canon Perdido St • $12-$190 parksDance • Sea Center • 10am-3pm Sa, 1/18.• 805.966.1409 • 4-5pm Mo & We. HISTORICAL “URBAN HIKING” ZUMBA WITH JOSETTE

A Walking Tour of the Upper Eastside with Thad MacMillan • $10 Carrillo Ballroom, 100• ERSVP: Carrillowww.sbhistorical.org St • $15-150 • www.josettetkacik. Members/$15 Guests • 10am-12pm com • 5:30pm Mo-Fr & 11:15am Sa. Sa, 1/18.


Gayla Johnson, Sarah YOGA Taylor and host Orr Redko • Community JOYFUL CHAIR

Arts Workshop, • $20/$25 Customized yoga •631 SantaGarden BarbaraStYoga Ctr, 32 East• www.facebook.com/ Micheltorena St • $13 laughingnomadcomedy/ Sa, 1/18. Mo. • Info: www.taniaisaac.com••7pm 10:45am-Noon MEDITATION LILAN THE PACIFICAWITH EXPERIENCE

Goleta Lib, 500 N Fairview • Freeabout • 805-964-7878 • 2:30pmdegree Mo. Information/Orientation Day.AvLearn Pacifica’s various programsYOGA • 249 Lambert Rd, Carpinteria • $35 • www.pacifica.edu • EASY 10am-4pm Sa,all1/18. Easy Yoga for ages with Carole Baral • Bronfman Family Jewish Ctr, 524 Chapala St • Free • 805-957-1115 • 12:30-2pm Mo. MAKERS MARKET Shop local SBTAI artisans Presented by Blissful Boutiques • Paseo SUNSET CHI& makers. ON THE BEACH Nuevo,stress De la Guerra at State Stto •restore Free • 10am-6pm Sa. Harmony Easy reducingPlacepractices Balance and •SBLinden City Beach, Carpinteria MARKET • $12-$18 • 805-705-3426, & COTA ST. FARMERS www.QigongSB.com 4:15-5:15pm•Mo. 119 E. Cota St • Free • •805-962-5354 8:30am-1pm Sa. HEARING VOICES SUPPORT FERNALD MANSION TOUR GROUP

Based of self-help, and empathy • Mental Groupsonofan5 ethos or more. Presentedmutual by therespect, SB Historical Museum • 414 Wellness Ctr, St617• Free-$10 Garden St• •805-966-1601 Free • 805-884-8440 • 6-7pmSa.Mo. W Montecito • 11am-Noon


Cottage Hosp. MacDougall Eye Ctr • Free • 805-569-8264 • 11am-1pm Mo.


Evening of orchestral masterpieces • UCSB Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall • SB DANCE TRIBE Free-$10 • https://music.ucsb.edu/news/event/1922 • 7:30-9:30pm Mo, 12/2. Gustafson Dance Studio • $15 • 805-403-3439 • 11am-1pm Su. MONDAY NIGHT JAZZ JAM WORLD DANCE FOR HUMANITY All ages • SOhO • $8 • www.sohosb.com • 7:30pm Mo, 12/2.

SB Dance Center, 127-A W Canon Perdido St • $10 • 805-966-5439 • 9-10:15am Sa, Su. SOCIAL SB BOTANIC GARDEN VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION CONTRA DANCE FOR ALL

W/ • SB Botanic Garden100Blaksley Library WithKathy live Castaneda music • Carrillo Ballroom, E Carrillo St •• Free $12 •• www.sbbg.org • 5-6:30pm 1st Mo. • 6:30-9:30pm Su. Info: 805-699-5101 • www.sbcds.org LEARN TO PLAY BRIDGE

HEALTH Beginners, intermed, advanced • SB Bridge Ctr, 2255 Las Positas Rd • $15 • BEGIN Schedule/info: 805-687-1777 • www.sbbridge.org • 7-9pm Mo. WE AGAIN! - DEVOTIONAL RETREAT With Rev. KarenFUN S. Wylie • OjaiALL Retreat, 160 Besant Rd, Ojai • $20 • SCRABBLE FOR LEVELS Register: 1/19. St • Free • Fun for allwww.karenswylie.com ages • Davis Ctr, De •La11am-2pm Vina St &Su,Victoria 805-897-2568 • 1:30pm Mo.


At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

How was adobe made historically? And how do we make adobe today? Learn about earthen architecture and the history of adobe constructions in Santa Barbara during an informative talk titled The Mud that Made the City – Adobe Construction in Santa Barbara by Michael Imwalle from the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation on Tuesday, January 22nd from 6 to 7pm at the Museum of Contemporary Art SB. Admission is free. Reserve your spot at www.mcasantabarbara.org

Monday, Jan. 20th SB TICKET Continued...



Drop-in support and breastfeeding info • SB Cottage Hospital, Women’s Services Conf Rm • Free • 805-682-7111 • 3:30-4:30pm Tu. Courtesy photo


$15 • Schedule/info: 805-687-1777 • www.sbbridge.org • 7-9pm Mo.



Rena Harms, soprano with Anyssa Neumann, piano • Trinity Episcopal Church, 1500 State St • $10 suggested donation • 805.965.7419 • 3:30pm Su, 1/19. GRIGORYAN BROTHERS, GUITAR DUO

Guitarists Slava and Leonard Grigoryan • Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts, 8585 Ojai-Santa Paula Rd, Ojai • $25 • www.ChamberOnTheMountain.com • 3pm Su, 1/19. THE CASTILLO TRIO

A wide variety of jazz during Bellini Brunch • Belmond El Encanto • 11am-2pm Su.


A Mythopoesis of Female Blood, Embodiment, and Sovereignty with Jaffa Frank, Ph.D • Pacifica Graduate, 801 Ladera Ln • Free • 805.969.5750 • 2-4pm Su, 1/19. WILDLING MUSEUM PANEL DISCUSSION

Feat. Patricia Hedrick, James Hodgson, Alan Sonneman (First Place), and Nancy Yaki (Third Place) • Wildling Museum of Art & Nature, 1511 B Mission Dr, Solvang • $5/$10 • www.wildlingmuseum.org • 3-4:30pm Su, 1/19.


SB Swapmeet offers fresh produce, new & used goods, & food • 907 S. Kellogg Ave • 805-967-4591 • $1.25 adults / Children Free • 7am-2pm Su. GOLETA FARMERS MARKET

Fresh produce & goods • Camino Real Marketplace, 7004 Marketplace Dr • 805-962-5354 • Free • 10am-2pm Su.


Customized yoga • Santa Barbara Yoga Ctr, 32 East Micheltorena St • $13 • Info: www.taniaisaac.com • 10:45am-Noon Mo.

Puzzles, games, & memory enhancement exercises • Friendship Ctr Montecito, 89 Eucalyptus Ln • $50 includes lunch • 10am-2pm Mo & We.


Dargan’s Irish Pub, 18 E Ortega St • Free • 9pm Tu.





Guest Speaker, music, dance, elected officials • De La Guerra Plaza • 9am Mo, 1/20.





45-min classes taught by rockstar instructors and trainers • Carrillo Rec Center, 100 E Carrillo St • $12-$79 • sweatsbfitness@gmail.com • 12:05-12:50pm Mo, We, & Fr.

Beginners, intermed, advanced • SB Bridge Ctr, 2255 Las Positas Rd •


Tuesday, Jan. 21st CHILDREN & TEENS





Children read to a trained therapy dog • Goleta Library, 500 N Fairview • Free • Drop in: 805-964-7878 • 4-5pm Tu.

English language learners practice with native speakers • Central Library Adult Literacy Ctr • Free • 805-564-5619 • 1:30pm Su.

Early literacy enrichment for ages 3-5 • Central Library • Free • 805-564-5606 • 10:30am Tu.


Tastes from the Valley’s finest restaurants and creative chefs with special three-course meals for $20.20 • For participating venues: www.DineSYV.com • 1/19-1/31.


Develop your baby’s pre-literacy skills, 0-14 months • Central Library • Free • 805-564-5606 • 11:30am Tu.



Plant based • Saje Natural Wellness, Paseo Nuevo • Free • RSVP: Livie 805-560-1914 • 10am-12pm Su, 1/19.



Attend your place of worship or look at this list of church/faith organization recognizing MLK Jr: www.mlksb.org • Su, 1/19. MAKERS MARKET

Shop local SB artisans & makers. Presented by Blissful Boutiques • Paseo Nuevo, De la Guerra Place at State St • Free • 10am-6pm Su.

Santa Barbara Ghost Tours Walk with Professor Julie as she shares tales of mystery and history... & meet friendly spirits... Call or text to schedule your walking tour! • 805-905-9019



Food, entertainers, speakers • Bronfman Family Comm Ctr, 524 Chapala St • 805-957-1115 • 12-1:15pm Tu. BILLIARDS CLUB

Come shoot pool, all levels welcome • Bronfman Family Comm Ctr, 524 Chapala St • 805-957-1115 • 2:30-4:30pm Tu.


Volunteer training for The Point-In-Time Count, the annual count of individuals and families experiencing homelessness on a given day • Location TBA • Free • Register: www.LiveUnitedSBC.org • 6-7:30pm Tu, 1/21. FAVORITE POEM READINGS

Read aloud a favorite poem (not your own) or just to listen! • Central Library • Free • www.sbplibrary.org • 5:15-6:30pm 3rd Tu. SANTA YNEZ VALLEY ELECTRONIC RECYCLING

4004 Foxen Cyn Rd • Free • 805-686-5080 • 8:30am-4pm Tu-Sa. OLDTOWN SANTA BARBARA FARMERS MARKET

500-600 Blocks of State St • Free • 805-962-5354 • 4-7:30pm Tu.


Pashmina by Nidhi Chanani. For ages 9-12 • Central Library • 805962-7653 • 5:30-6:30pm We, 1/22. TEEN TIME: GAMING

Try out the Nintendo Switch, giant Jenga, tabletop games, and more • Central Library • 805-564-5605 • 4-5pm We, 1/22. CODING LAB

Ages 10-17 work on coding, computational logic, and computer science activities and lessons • Central Library • Free • 4-5:30pm We. BABY & ME STORYTIME

For babies 0-14 months • Central Library • Free • 11:30am12:30pm We.

South Coast Recycling & Transfer Station, 4430 Calle Real • Free • 805-681-4345 • 7am-5pm Mo-Sa.


Express your thoughts about military experience • Friendship Ctr Montecito, 89 Eucalyptus Ln • Free • 805-969-0859 • 2-3:30pm 3rd Mon.

Ages 21+ • SOhO • $22.50-$25 • www.sohosb.com • 8:30pm Tu, 1/21.

Night lawn bowling lessons & play • Spencer Adams Park, 1216 De la Vina St • Free • 805-636-9748 • 5:30pm Tu & Th.

Jazz and popular music to welcome marchers • Arlington Theater Foyer, 1317 State St • 9:40-10:40am, Mo, 1/20.


Stories of His Life and Career • UCSB Arts & Lectures • Granada Theatre • $31-$131 • www.granadasb.org • 6:30pm Tu, 1/21.

Weapons of Math Destruction by Cathy O’Neil • Central Library • Free • www.sbplibrary.org • 6pm 3rd Tu.

Faith and Church congregations, community organizations, all are welcome to participate• De La Guerra Plaza, State St to the Arlington Theater • 10am Mo, 1/20.

Music, Essay and Poetry Awards, Youth dancers; and Keynote speaker Rev. James M. Lawson • 1317 State St • 11am-12:30pm Mo, 1/20.

All ages • SOhO • $10 • www.sohosb.com • 7pm Mo, 1/20.




Cottage Hosp. MacDougall Eye Ctr • Free • 805-569-8264 • 11am-1pm Mo.

Invasive Shot Hole Borer dynamics in riparian systems of Ventura County with Shelley Bennet • SB Botanic Garden • Free • www.sbbg.org • 7-8:30pm Tu, 1/21.

Bronfman Family Jewish Community Ctr, 524 Chapala St • Free • 805-957-1117 • 4:15pm Mo.



Based on an ethos of self-help, mutual respect, and empathy • Mental Wellness Ctr, 617 Garden St • Free • 805-884-8440 • 6-7pm Mo.




Easy stress reducing practices to restore Balance and Harmony • Linden City Beach, Carpinteria • $12-$18 • 805-705-3426, www.QigongSB.com • 4:15-5:15pm Mo.


Practice Italian • Arnoldi’s, 600 Olive St • Free • www.parliamo. yolasite.com • 5:30-7pm Mo.


Easy Yoga for all ages with Carole Baral • Bronfman Family Jewish Ctr, 524 Chapala St • Free • 805-957-1115 • 12:30-2pm Mo.

Mahakankala Buddhist Ctr, 508 Brinkerhoff Ave • $5 • 805-5636000 • 12:30-1pm Tu.

With Lela Lee, Asian-American actress, cartoonist, & television writer • UCSB MultiCultural Ctr • Free • http://mcc.sa.ucsb.edu/ events • 6pm Tu, 1/21.

Fun for all ages • Davis Ctr, De La Vina St & Victoria St • Free • 805-897-2568 • 1:30pm Mo.



Afro-Brazilian martial art • Westside Dance, 2009 De La Vina St • $15 • 805-280-9742 • 6:15pm Tu.



Hahn Hall, Music Academy of the West • Suggested donation $40 • www.kco.la • 4pm Su, 1/19.




Carrillo Ballroom, 100 E Carrillo St • $15-150 • www.josettetkacik. com • 5:30pm Mo-Fr & 11:15am Sa.

Use the Wellness Recovery Action Plan to make positive changes • Mental Wellness Ctr, 617 Garden St, 2nd fl • Free • 805-252-0483 • 6-7:30pm Tu.






Puzzles, games & memory enhancement exercises • Friendship Ctr Goleta, 820 N Fairview Av • 805-845-7454 • $50 includes lunch • 9:30am-1:30pm Mo & Th.

All ages • SOhO • $15 • www.sohosb.com • 7:30pm Su, 1/19.


Centering Prayer group formerly located at La Casa de Maria • Friends Meeting House, 2012 Chapala St • Free • www.lacasademaria.org • 10:15-11:45am Tu.

With Susan Manchak • The Dance Hub, 22 E Victoria St • $18 • www.adam-bsb.org • 10-11:30am, Mo.





SB Dance Center, 127-A W Canon Perdido St • $12-$190 • 805.966.1409 • 4-5pm Mo & We.



Guided by Radhule Weininger • Museum of Contemporary Art SB • Free, Register: www.mcasantabarbara.org • 6-7pm Tu, through Feb.


Buddhist teachings & meditations • Mahakankala Buddhist Ctr, 508 Brinkerhoff Av • $10 • 805-563-6000 • 10:30-11:45am Su.

Free w/ registration • 805-563-8820 • Evening, 1st & 3rd Tu. Mahakankala Buddhist Ctr, 508 Brinkerhoff Ave • $5 • 805-5636000 • 12:30-1pm Tu, We, & Th.

¿Cómo se hizo el adobe históricamente? ¿Y cómo hacemos adobe hoy? Aprende sobre la arquitectura de tierra y la historia de las construcciones de adobe en Santa Bárbara durante una charla informativa titulada El barro que hizo la ciudad - Construcción de adobe en Santa Michael Imwalle Bárbara por Michael Imwalle del Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation el martes, 22 de enero de 6 a 7pm en el Museo de Arte Contemporáneo SB. La entrada es gratis. Reserva tu lugar en www.mcasantabarbara.org

January 17, 2020

Dances from an earlier time • First Presbyterian Church, 21 E Constance Av • $5 • www.sbcds.org • 7:30-9:30pm Tu. ADULT AERIAL DANCE

The Training Rm, 1 N. Calle Cesar Chavez, #110 • $12-$190 • 805.966.1409 • 6:30-7:30pm Tu.


For ages 19-30 • Hospice of SB, 2050 Alameda Padre Serra #100 •

Volunteers Needed for the 2020 Homeless Point-In-Time Count Santa Barbara County, the Santa Maria/Santa Barbara County Continuum of Care (CoC), and the Northern Santa Barbara County United Way invite volunteers to participate in the countywide 2020 Homeless Point-In-Time Count from 5:30 to 8:30am on Wednesday, January 29th. The Point-InTime Count is the annual count of individuals and families experiencing homelessness on a given day. Teams of volunteers and experts will canvas assigned routes throughout the county and will briefly document who is experiencing homelessness. This information is used to plan local homeless assistance systems and raise public awareness. Volunteers must attend a training session at the following locations from 6-7:30pm: Carpinteria/Summerland: Thursday, January 23rd / Isla Vista: Tuesday, January 21st / Santa Barbara: Wednesday, January 22nd. To volunteer, sign up at www.LiveUnitedSBC.org

Se necesitan voluntarios para el recuento de personas sin hogar en 2020 El Condado de Santa Bárbara, el Cuidado Continuo del Condado de Santa María / Santa Bárbara (CoC, por sus siglas en ingles) y United Way del Norte del Condado de Santa Bárbara invitan a voluntarios a participar en el Conteo de personas sin hogar 2020 en todo el condado desde las 5:30 a 8:30am, el miércoles, 29 de enero. El recuento es un recuento anual de personas y familias sin hogar en un día determinado. Los equipos de voluntarios y expertos examinarán las rutas asignadas en todo el condado y documentarán brevemente quién está experimentando la falta de vivienda. Esta información se utiliza para planificar sistemas locales de asistencia a personas sin hogar y aumentar la conciencia pública. Los voluntarios deben asistir a una sesión de capacitación en los siguientes lugares de 6-7:30pm: Carpinteria/Summerland: jueves, 23 de enero / Isla Vista: martes, 21 de enero / Santa Bárbara: miércoles, 22 de enero. Para ser voluntario, regístrate en www.LiveUnitedSBC.org

Eastside Lib • Free • 805-963-3727 • 2-5pm Th.

Assisting students • Central Library • Free • 805-564-5603 • 3:306:30pm Mo / 2:30-5:30pm We.

of individuals and families experiencing homelessness on a given day • Location TBA • Free • Register: www.LiveUnitedSBC.org • 6-7:30pm We, 1/22.







Central Library • Free • 805-564-5606 • 10:30am We & Th.


Love Heals All Wounds • UCSB Arts & Lectures • UCSB Campbell Hall • $15-$40 • https://artsandlectures.ucsb.edu • 8pm We, 1/22.


Bronfman Family Jewish Ctr, 524 Chapala Dr • Donation • 805-9571115 • 10:30-Noon We. EVENING MEDITATION CLASSES

Buddhist Meditations for Everyone • Mahakankala Buddhist Ctr, 508 Brinkerhoff Av • $10 • 805-563-6000 • 6:30-7:30pm We. LUNCHTIME GUIDED MEDITATION

Relaxation & stress relief • Mahakankala Buddhist Ctr, 508 Brinkerhoff Av • $5 • 805-563-6000 • 12:30-1pm We. HEART JEWEL PRAYERS

Chanted meditations • Mahakankala Buddhist Ctr, 508 Brinkerhoff Av • Free • 805-563-6000 • 10:30-11:30am We. DIABETES CONSULTATION

Cost covered by most insurance companies • SB Cottage Hosp • 805569-8240 • 1-4pm We, Th. HEART SMART LECTURE SERIES

SB Cottage Hosp • Free • 805-569-7201 • 10-11am We. APHASIA RECOVERY GROUP

Cottage Rehabilitation Hospital • $15 • 805-569-8900 x 82402 • 12:15-1pm We.


The Mud that Made the City – Adobe Construction in SB • Museum of Contemporary Art SB • Free • RSVP: www.mcasantabarbara.org • 6-7pm We, 1/22. CAMERATA PACIFICA PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Solvang Village, Copenhagen Dr & 1st St, Solvang • Free • 2:306:30pm We. SB Cottage Hosp Courtyard • Free • 805-682-7111 • 11am-3pm We.


Intro to books & listening for Children 3 to 5 • Goleta Library, 500 N Fairview • Free • 805-964-7878 • 10:15am Th. PAWS TO READ

Children read to a trained therapy dog • Goleta Library, 500 N Fairview • Free • Drop in: 805-964-7878 • 3-4:30pm Th. STAY & PLAY

Learn and play, sing and share stories • Eastside Library • Free • 805-963-3727 • 8:30-10:30am Th.


With Yulia Maluta • SB Athletic Club, 520 Castillo St • Info: (760) 2717183 • 6:30-7:30pm Th. ADULT AERIAL DANCE

SB Dance Center, 127-A W Canon Perdido St • $12-$190 • 805.966.1409 • 6:30-7:30pm Th.


Guided lunchtime meditation • Mahakankala Buddhist Ctr, 508 Brinkerhoff Av • $5 • 805-563-6000 • 12:30-1pm Th.

Resolve any questions about using your devices • Central Library • Free • 805-962-7653 • 10am-12pm We & Fr.

800 block of Linden Ave • Free • 805-962-5354 • 3-6:30pm Th.


Fast-paced networking • SB Zoo • $25-$35 • www.sbchamber.org • 7:30-9am Th, 1/23.


Tracing the Desire Line-A Memoir in Essays • Chaucer’s Books, 3321 State St • Free • 805-682-6787 • 7pm Th, 1/23. SKETCHING IN THE GALLERIES

Learn about the rising youth epidemic of vaping • Hosted by SB Unified School District • Franklin Elementary School, 1111 E Mason St • Free • www.sbunified.org • 6-7pm Th, 1/23. LA CUMBRE COMMUNITY APPROACH WORKSHOP

With Rebecca Coulter • SB Botanic Garden • $15/$10 • www.sbbg.org • 8:30-11am We, 1/22.

La Cumbre Junior High/Modoc Road Multiuse Path • La Cumbre Junior HS, Multipurpose Rm, 2255 Modoc Rd • Free • 805-897-2542 • 6-7:30pm Th, 1/23.



Improve your computer skills! Reserve a 30 min or 1 hour session •

Be a part of a seed saving movement, making sure that locally adapted varieties of seed and plants are passed on to future generations during the 12th Annual Santa Barbara Community Seed Swap on Sunday, January 26th from 1 to 4pm at Faulkner Gallery, Santa Barbara Public Library. Each year, hundreds attend this event sharing seeds and gardening knowledge with fellow plant lovers. The event will feature special guest speakers, exhibitors, children’s activities, and music! Admission is free. www.sbpermaculture.org


Practice your Italian • Montecito Lib, Community Hall • Free • 805-969-6063 • 12:30-1:30pm Th. BINGO AT SB ELKS LODGE

Proceeds support our local charities • 150 N. Kellogg Ave • Admission Free/ Bingo Pack $20 • 805-964-6858 • Early Bird Bingo: 6:30pm & Regular Bingo: 7pm Th.

Se parte de un movimiento de ahorro de semillas, asegurándote de que las variedades de semillas y plantas adaptadas localmente se transmitan a las generaciones futuras durante el 12° intercambio de semillas anual de la comunidad de Santa Bárbara el domingo, 26 de enero de 1 a 4pm en la Galería Faulkner de la Biblioteca Publica de Santa Bárbara. Cada año, cientos asisten a este evento compartiendo semillas y conocimientos de jardinería con otros amantes de las plantas. El evento contará con oradores invitados especiales, expositores, actividades para niños y música! La entrada es gratis. www.sbpermaculture.org


Puzzles, games & memory enhancement exercises • Friendship Ctr Goleta, 820 N Fairview Av • 805-845-7454 • $50 includes lunch • 9:30-1:30pm Mo & Th. LGBTQ YOUTH GROUP

Pacific Pride Fdn Office #A-12 • Free • 805-963-3636 • 4-5:30pm Th. THE RUNDOWN

Volunteer training for The Point-In-Time Count, the annual count of individuals and families experiencing homelessness on a given day • Location TBA • Free • Register: www.LiveUnitedSBC.org • 6-7:30pm Th, 1/23.







Earl Warren Showgrounds • www.snaauctions.com • Free • 8am-3pm Th.


Writers of all levels. General guidance & materials provided • SB Museum of Art • Free • RSVP: www.sbma.net • 5:30-6:30pm Th, 1/23.



With Latina immigrant filmmaker Anayansi Prado • UCSB MultiCultural Lounge • Free • http://mcc.sa.ucsb.edu/events • 6pm Th, 1/23.

MUSIC UCSB World Music Series • UCSB Music Bowl • Free • https:// music.ucsb.edu/news/event/1989 • 12pm We, 1/22.


A fun and easy run around downtown SB • Santa Barbara Running, 110 Anacapa St • Free • www.sbrunningco.com • 6-7pm Th.

Roberto Strongman & Jennifer Tyburczy discuss Queering Black Atlantic Religions: Transcorporeality In Candomblé, Santería, And Vodou • UCSB McCune Conference Rm, 6020 HSSB • Free • www.ihc. ucsb.edu • 4-5:30pm Th, 1/23.


Telegraph Brewing Company, 418 N Salsipuedes St • Free • www.telegraphbrewing.com • 8-10pm Th.



Mulligans at Muni Golf Course, 3500 McCaw Av • $10 • 7am 2nd & 4th We.

One Hundred Paces, Anchor & Bear • Ages 21+ • SOhO • $10 • www.sohosb.com • 8:30pm Th, 1/23.


Cottage Rehab Hosp • $15 • 805-569-8999 • 10-11am Th.





Beethoven In America, Beethoven In China • Karpeles Manuscript Lib, 21 W. Anapamu St • Free, RSVP: https://cameratapacifica.org/ • 7pm We, 1/22. Birding Peru with Four Guides from Four Continents • SB Museum of Natural History • Free • www.sbnature.org • 7:30-9:30pm We, 1/22.



Knit items for charities • Goleta Library, 500 N. Fairview Ave • Free • 805-964-7878 • 2-4pm We. OPEN CHESS PLAY

All Get to Play non-rated, 5-minute games, in groups of similar strength • Friendship Manor, 6647 El Colegio Rd, Isla Vista • www.sbchess.org • 7:15pm We. ESL CONVERSATION GROUP

English language learners practice with native speakers • Central Library Adult Literacy Ctr • Free • 805-564-5619 • 5:30pm We. OPEN CHESS PLAY

All Get to Play non-rated, 5-minute games, in groups of similar strength • Friendship Manor, 6647 El Colegio Rd, Isla Vista • www.sbchess.org • 7:15pm We. CONNECTIONS - MONTECITO

Puzzles, games, & memory enhancement exercises • Friendship Ctr 89 Eucalyptus Ln • $50 includes lunch • 10am-2pm Mo & We.


Chinese acrobatics • Granada Theatre • $26-$66 • www.granadasb. org • 7:30pm We, 1/22. POINT-IN-TIME COUNT TRAINING: SANTA BARBARA

Volunteer training for The Point-In-Time Count, the annual count

• Central Library • www.sbplibrary.org • 11:30-1:30am Sa, 1/25.






UCSB Music faculty members will present works by composer Elena Ruehr • UCSB Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall • Free-$10 • https://music.ucsb.edu/news/event/1980 • 7:30pm Fr, 1/24.

Friday, Jan. 24th


Feat. Sonos Winds, Bryan Lane ’10 (tenor) & Erin Bonski (piano) • Westmont’s Deane Chapel • Free • 805-565-6040 • 7pm Fr, 1/24.




Chumash Casino Resort, 3400 E. Highway 246, Santa Ynez • $49-$69 • www.chumashcasino.com • 8pm Fr, 1/24.

Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment • UCSB Arts & Lectures • Granada Theatre • $20-$71 • www.granadasb.org • 8pm Fr, 1/24.


SOhO 25th Anniversary Show • SOhO • SOLD OUT • 1/24 & 1/25.

Saturday, Jan. 25th


Carrillo Ballroom, 100 E Carrillo St • $10 • 805-897-2519 • 7pm lesson, 8-10pm social dancing, 4th Fr.




Presented by Visiting Nurse and Hospice Care • Call for Location: Naala 805-690-6296 • Free • www.vnhcsb.org • 2-3pm 2nd & 4th Fr.


With Beth Amine • Art From Scrap, 302 E Cota St • $8 • https:// exploreecology.org • 10am-12pm Sa, 1/25.


Graduate Student Recital • UCSB Karl Geiringer Hall • Free • https:// music.ucsb.edu/news/event/1997 • 7:30pm Sa, 1/25.

Eighty tons of snow for kids to sled and play in will be delivered for the Santa Barbara Zoo’s annual “Snow Leopard Festival” on Sunday, January 26th from 10am to 3pm (9am early admission for SB Zoo members). Activities include sledding, snow play for children, keeper talks about snow leopard conservation, crafts, face painting, wall climbing, and more. Sledding tickets are $5 (sold at the Zoo). Sleds are provided. Zoo admission is required ($11-$18). www.sbzoo.org


UCSB Arts & Lectures • Music Academy of the West, Hahn Hall • $9-$40 • https://artsandlectures.ucsb.edu • 7pm Sa, 1/25. SANTA BARBARA MUSIC CLUB

Winter Tales • First United Methodist Church, 305 E. Anapamu St • Free • www.SBMusicClub.org • 3pm Sa, 1/25.


Se entregarán 80 toneladas de nieve para que los niños jueguen en trineo y jueguen en el “Festival anual del leopardo de las nieves” del zoológico de Santa Bárbara el domingo, 26 de enero de 10am a 3pm. (Entrada temprana a las 9am para miembros del zoológico). Las actividades incluyen trineos, juegos de nieve para niños, charlas sobre la conservación del leopardo de las nieves, manualidades, pintura de caras, escalada de paredes y más. Los boletos de trineo cuestan $5 (se venden en el zoológico). Se proporcionarán los trineos. Se requiere admisión al zoológico ($11-$18). www.sbzoo.org

Courtesy photo

Followed by a 20-minute Q&A session with the audience • Eastside Library • Free • www.1millioncups.com/santabarbara • 9-10am We.

LECTURES & WORKSHOPS With Rachel Palmer • Art From Scrap, 302 E Cota St • $30 • https:// exploreecology.org • 6-8pm Fr, 1/24.

Practice your French • www.sbfrenchgroup.yolasite.com • Arnoldi’s, 600 Olive St • Free • 805-569-1659 • 5:30-7pm We. 1 MILLION CUPS - FOUNDER TALK


At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

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January 17, 2020

With Carrie Drevenstedt • SB Botanic Garden • $15/$20 • www.sbbg.org • 8:30-11am Sa, 1/25. MORNING BIRDWALK AT LOTUSLAND

A Walking Tour of the Upper Eastside with Thad MacMillan • $10 Members/$15 Guests • RSVP: www.sbhistorical.org • 10am-12pm Sa, 1/25. Chumash Casino Resort, 3400 E. Highway 246, Santa Ynez • $39-$59 • www.chumashcasino.com • 8pm Sa, 1/25. MUSEUM MARKETPLACE

Formerly the Flea Market • Carpinteria Valley Historical Museum, 956 Maple Av • Free • www.carpinteriahistoricalmuseum.org • 8am3pm Last Sa.


Practice happiness & mindfulness • Mahakankala Buddhist Ctr, 508 Brinkerhoff Av • $10/Fam • 805-563-6000 • 9-10am last Su.


Scot Pipkin will guide you on an easy hike on a local trail and introduce you to the common plants of this region • Stevens Park, 258 Canon Dr • $15/$20 • www.sbbg.org • 9-11:30am Su, 1/26. TWO YEARS AFTER FIRE AND FLOOD

A Community Conversation About the Impacts of the Thomas Fire and January 9 Debris Flow • SB Museum of Natural History • Free • RSVP: www.sbnature.org • 3-5pm Su, 1/26. ICELAND! PAST AND PRESENT

With Dr. Inga Bjornsdottir, UCSB Dept. of Anthropology • Goleta Valley Lib, 500 N. Fairview Av • Free • 805-964-7878 • 2pm Su, 1/26.


Faculty Artist Recital • UCSB Storke Tower • Free • https://music. ucsb.edu/news/event/1981 • 2pm Su, 1/26. MET LIVE: BERG’S WOZZECK

Feat. Baritone Peter Mattei in the title role & Elza van den Heever as Marie • Music Academy of the West, Hahn Hall • $10/$28 • www.musicacademy.org • 2pm Su, 1/26.


For experienced birders and beginners with Steve Timbrook • Lotusland • $50 members/ $70 guests • www.lotusland.org • 911:30pm Sa, 1/25.



Luncheon To Benefit Unity Shoppe • First United Methodist Church, 305 E Anapamu • Free-$25 • www.fumcsb.org • Seatings: 11:30am, 12:30pm & 1:30pm Su, 1/26.


Free Admission to SB Museum of Art, SB Museum of Natural History & Santa Barbara Historical Museum • www.socalmuseums.org/freefor-all • All day Sa, 1/25. COMMUNITY BABY SHOWER

Celebrate your new baby, connect with community organizations and resources, and learn about the benefits of Baby and Me storytime

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December Job Formation Slipped


Recession recovery to buy back stock and enhance CEO salaries, as I have been saying, so there has been little investment in public works—like infrastructure, education, the environment, and Research & Development, all spending that would restore our flagging labor productivity. Hence annual economic growth has slowed to the current crawl of two percent since then. And Iraq is now asking U.S. soldiers to leave Iraq. The Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi in a late Thursday night phone call to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo also said, “American forces had entered Iraq and drones are flying in its airspace without permission from Iraqi authorities, and this was a violation of the bilateral agreements.” War is a great distractor from our real problems that only better economic growth can solve. How can such hostile behavior help to keep any economy growing, much less ours? That is the question yet to be answered. Harlan Green © 2020 Follow Harlan Green on Twitter: https://twitter.com/HarlanGreen. Harlan Green has been the 16-year Editor-Publisher of PopularEconomics.com, a weekly syndicated financial wire service. He writes a Popular Economics Weekly Blog. He is an economic forecaster and teacher of real estate finance with 30-years experience as a banker and mortgage broker. To reach Harlan call (805)452-7696 or email editor@populareconomics.com

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HIS MARKETWATCH GRAPH GIVES AN INSTANT PICTURE OF DECEMBER payroll formation. The consumer-driven service sector is booming with more than 154,000 nonfarm payroll jobs created in December, but 19,000 jobs were lost in the Mining and Manufacturing sectors. Average hourly pay growth is slowing as well. This is worrisome in the sense that plenty of lower-paying jobs are being created in Construction, Retail, and Wholesale Trade, Transportation, Professional Services, Education/Health, and Leisure activities; hence the record low unemployment rate; but higher-paying job losses for blue collar workers (-19,000) brought the net job gains down to 145,000. The Labor Department also reported, “In 2019, payroll employment growth totaled 2.1 million, compared with a gain of 2.7 million in 2018. Incorporating revisions for October and November, which decreased payrolls by 14,000, monthly job gains averaged 184,000 over the past three months.” MarketWatch’s Jeffry Bartash conjectured that skilled workers are so hard to find that companies are afraid to layoff anyone in case the economy does speed up. Hence the job growth is in services, rather than manufactured things made by those blue collar workers. We now have to look for signs that a signed Phase I tariff agreement with China can keep this economy growing. Estimates for Q4 GDP economic growth are still hovering around just one percent, because companies are not investing in capital investments for future growth. And so manufactured exports that were supposed to expand due to the various trade agreements are also declining. In fact, according to the St. Louis Federal Reserve, since 1994 for nondefense capital orders of manufacturing goods excluding aircraft, the so-called capex expenditure growth was ten percent during boom periods. But such investments are currently contracting at one percent, not a good sign for future growth. The growth rate was last at ten percent from 2010 to 12 due to a boost in government spending that brought us out of the Great Recession, but Tea Party-led Republicans then decreed spending caps and even a 2013 government shutdown that have limited public investments since then. It seems private sector corporations would rather use their record profits from the Great

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CABADAGRAY GALLERY: Vita Art Center, 28 W. Main St, Ventura • WeSa 10-4pm/By Appt • 805-644-9214. CABANA HOME: Fine Art & Design • 111 Santa Barbara St • Mo-Fr 10am6pm, Sa by appt. • 805-962-0200. CASA DE LA GUERRA: Haas Adobe Watercolors / Wallpaper Discoveries ~ Ongoing • 15 E De la Guerra St • $5/$4 • Tu-Su 12-4pm • 805-965-0093. CASA DOLORES: José Salazar’s In Sand and Oil; Bandera Ware ~ Ongoing • 1023 Bath St • Tu-Sa 124pm • 805-963-1032. CHANNING PEAKE GALLERY: Whit and Whimsy: Selections from the Collection of Michael and Nancy Gifford ~ Spring 2020 •105 E Anapamu • Mo-Fr 8-5pm • 805-568-3994. COLETTE COSENTINO ATELIER + GALLERY: Fine and decorative arts ~ Ongoing • 11 W Anapamu St. • Daily 1-5pm • 805-570-9863. CHESSMAR SCULPTURE STUDIOS: Work by Brian Chessmar ~ Ongoing • 320 East Anapamu St • By Appt. • 805-637-7548. COMMUNITY ARTS WORKSHOP: Workshop, gallery, performance space • 631 Garden • 805-324-7443. CORRIDAN GALLERY: 125 N Milpas • Local Artists ~ Ongoing • We-Sa 115pm • 805-966-7939.


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VER 40 MUSEUMS presenting art, cultural heritage, natural history, and science will open their doors and invite visitors to view their collections free of charge during the 15th annual Museums Free-for-All day set for January 25th. Locally, Santa Barbara Museum of Art and Santa Barbara Natural History Museum, both members of SoCal Museums, will participate, by offering free admission on that date. The Santa Barbara Historical Museum will also be participating as an affiliate member. “We’re proud to celebrate 15 years of Free-for-All, welcoming visitors across Southern California to enjoy a wide variety of museums. It’s a great chance to revisit old favorites or discover something new,” Jennifer Caballero, SoCal Museums President and Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Marketing Director at the Skirball Cultural Center, said in a news release. “I’m always impressed by the range of cultural offerings.” Museums Free-for-All also serves to remind the people of Southern California that free visitor days are available year-round at museum across the area. A calendar of all the free days can be found at www.SoCalMuseums.org/free. Photo Courtesy of SBMNH

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Consult each individual museum’s website to confirm hours, directions, and other visitor information. A full list of all participating museums can be found at www.SoCalMuseums.org.

LYNDA FAIRLY CARPINTERIA ARTS CENTER: Rincon ~ March 2 • 855 Linden Ave, Carpinteria • Thu-Mon 11-5pm • 805-684-7789; www.carpinteriaartscenter.org. MARCIA BURTT STUDIO: Arboreal ~ March 15 • 517 Laguna St • Th-Su 1-5pm • 805-962-5588. MASON STREET STUDIOS: Paintings by Pedersen, Galzerano, Denbo, & Morrill ~ Ongoing • 121 E Mason St • Sa 12-5pm.

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Local Danish abstract artist meet and greet. Multiple pieces on display. SLINGSHOT:

Paintings by Iban Navarro



URING THE FILM FESTIVAL, LOCALS AND VISITORS ALIKE MIGHT WANT TO TAKE A SIDE TRIP...perhaps for dinner and a beverage or to enjoy the ever popular Hwy 101 Funk Zone Art Walk (Friday, January 17th from 5 to 8pm). If you’re not one of the lucky ones with a place downtown, you may be 10 11 driving and wondering where to park. 9 18 1 No Problem! The City has you covered 15 in the form of a public parking lot on the corner of 2 3 Cabrillo and Garden that’s just a hop across the 4 railroad tracks from the Funk Zone. 17 8 If you look on the Funk Zone map to the 5 7 right, you’ll see #16, the Parking Lot where a 13 Visitor Center is located. If you park on the railroad side of the parking lot, and exit near the lot car entry, you’ll see a path crossing the track 14 12 16 Visitors Center that will take you straight to Santa Barbara Street Cabrillo Blvd. or Gray Avenue and many of the Funk Zone Art Walk destinations... dining destinations too. Pacific Ocean You can leave your car in the lot without getting a ticket except when the lot is closed each early morning between 2am to 6am. Parking costs $2/hour with a max of $12 per day - and is free between 10pm and 2am. Note - this is a self-Pre-Pay lot, so be sure to get your receipt from the machine and place it face up on the dashboard before your Funk Zone Adventure.

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SANTA BARBARA ARTS: Local Fine Art & Crafts ~ Ongoing • 1114 State St #24 • Daily 11-5:30pm • 805-884-1938.

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PORTICO GALLERY: Work by Newell, & Pope ~ Ongoing • 1235 Coast Village Rd • Mo-Sa 11-5pm • 805-695-8850.

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PORCH: GALLERY: This Chapter Mixed Media Assemblages by Virginia McCracken • 3823 Santa Claus Ln • Mo-Sa 9:30-5:30pm, Su 11-4pm • 805-684-0300.

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PEREGRINE GALLERIES: Early American & CA Paintings & Bakelite ~ Ongoing • 1133 Coast Village Rd • Mo-Sa 12-5:30pm/Su 11-4pm • July 14, 2017 805-969-9673.

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1213 H State St • 805-886-2655. Abstract, figurative, expressionist o 111-C1 Santa Barbara Street

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Working painting studio in the Fun 111A1 Santa Barbara Street

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Retail and Art Collective featuring

Abstract & Figurative paintings

Studio De Herrera Color Field Art 120 Gray Avenue

Loveworn Shop AN ALPHA FORUM: Peter ART Horjus by Karin Shelton Artisan Denim and Wallice Is Art ANTA BARBARA DANCE THEATER’S 2020 SEASON opened Alpha Resource Center Artists • 120 Santa Barbara Street 111 East Yanonali Street 11 Anacapa Street Creativity, Kindness, Gratitude by Thursday in the Hatlen Theater and will run through 14 Sunday, Seahorse Gallery Jeff Working • 220 W Canon Perdido Photographs by Alex Siegel January 19th. 12 Helena Avenue • Mo-Fr 8:30-4:30pm & By Appt • In addition to premieres by international guest choreographers For more information visit www.funkzone.net 805-770-3878.

SOLVANG ANTIQUES FINE ART GALLERY: 1693 Copenhagen Dr • Daily 10am-5pm • 805-686-2322. STATE GALLERY @ YOUTH INTERACTIVE: 1219 State St • Mo-Sa 10-7pm, Su 116pm • 805-617-6421. STUDIO 121: Works by Irwin, Denzel, Uyesaka ~ Ongoing • 121 Santa Barbara St • By Appt • 805-722- 0635. SULLIVAN GOSS: AN AMERICAN GALLERY: 100 Grand ~ Feb 3 • The Winter Salon II ~ Feb 3 • 11 E Anapamu St • Daily 10-5:30pm • 805-730-1460.

Immerse by Iban Navarro

Fr 9-5pm, Sa 11-3pm • 805-969-0524.

Jennifer Muller and Stephanie Miracle, UCSB Dance faculty member Nancy Colahan, and SBDT Artistic Director Christopher Pilafian, the program features original scores by renowned composers Ryan Beveridge and Omar Zubair, six outstanding professional dancers and eight apprentices selected from among UC Santa Barbara’s most talented dance majors, plus members of the UCSB Dance Company under the direction of Delila Moseley. Michael Klaers’ characteristically stunning lighting designs showcase the dancers, choreography, sets, and costumes.

For tickets visit www.theaterdance.ucsb.edu/news/announcement/778


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Santa Barbara Live-Action Short: Calaveras Creek


of the creek itself and the mechanism that brought water down the millrace at a rapid pace,” shared Hoag. “As actors our biggest challenge was spending hours knee deep in very cold water and having to remain Anthony Miratti as Ben Hale (left) and Rich Hoag as Malcolm McCoy in totally wet, even when we Calaveras Creek weren’t in the creek.” USA, Dir. Jason Sereno; and Calaveras Creek. The Santa Barbara Live-Action Shorts program “It was very exciting to hear that our short includes: Blue Noise: USA, Dir. Jonah Moshammer; film was accepted. We can now send the film out Earache: USA, Dir. Alara Worrick, US Premiere; to other festivals, mostly in the “western” United Mother of Chernobyl: USA, Dir. Alexander States,” Hoag concluded. Shuryepov; Not For Sale: USA, Dir. Julia Kupiec; For tickets visit www.sbiff.org You Got The Part: *For Mature Audiences Only*, Courtesy photos

of yesteryear,’” shared Rich Hoag who produced the film along with his longtime friend and associate EMINISCENT OF OLD WESTERNS Robert Rickard. FEATURING RUGGED LANDS AND Set in the 1850’s, the 23 minute short tells the MOUNTAIN RANGES, Jon Zuber’s short story of two aging gunslingers who give up their film Calaveras Creek will celebrate its World life of crime to pan for gold in the Sierra Foothills. Premiere at The Santa Barbara International Film Their past comes back to Festival this weekend. Calaveras haunt them when five men Creek will screen Sunday, on horseback show up to steal January 19th, 7:30pm at the “We wanted to make a their gold. They end up under Arlington Theatre as part of film that not only had the care of a young nurse who the Santa Barbara Live-Action later learns their true identity. Shorts. a strong story line, Calaveras Creek stars “I wrote the script with Jon but took the audience longtime Santa Barbara Zuber who I have collaborated residents Anthony Miratti, Rich back to the ‘days of with numerous times. Most short films have a contemporary yesteryear.’” — Rich Hoag Hoag, and Hunter Hawkins. “The film took us back theme. We wanted to make a to our childhood when TV film that not only had a strong westerns dominated the airways,” explained Hoag. story line, but took the audience back to the ‘days “Basically, we just enjoyed playing bad guys, who weren’t necessarily evil. There’s a lot of ‘old age’ humor involved. We wanted a big shoot out, too. In any film about the wild west someone has to die.” Most of the film was shot on Rickard’s range in the Cuyama Valley, just inside the county line. The production team spent about three weeks building a wooden millrace that brought water down from the hills above. The creek itself was also man made and involved digging a huge trench, laying out a heavy rubber membrane, and filling it with thousands of gallons of water. Most of the film is centered around the creek. “The biggest challenge was the construction Director Jon Zuber behind the camera By Jeanette Casillas / VOICE

Anthony Miratti knee deep in Calaveras Creek

Anthony Miratti and Hunter Hawkins as Nurse Jenny

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. To Be Celebrated In Santa Barbara


NATIONAL CELEBRATION OF CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. will include local remembrances and activities starting Friday at noon and running through Monday. “We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now,” stated Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., one of his most famous comments about the nation. Dr. King, a Nobel Laureate with five honorary degrees, was born in Atlanta, Georgia on January 15th, 1929 and was assassinated on April 4th, 1968 while leading a strike for garbage workers in Memphis, Tennessee. As a native son, he was one of the greatest civil rights leaders in America’s history. At the age of 35, he became the youngest person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. It has been estimated he traveled over six million miles and spoke over 2,500 times. He wrote five books and dozens of articles. He helped plan the peaceful March On Washington, D.C., of 250,000 people where he delivered his most famous speech, I Have a Dream. Dr. King was arrested about 20 times during his crusades against injustice. The keynote speaker on Monday, January 20th, during the Santa Barbara events will be the Reverend James M. Lawson, Dr. King’s coworker, who will present a program planned for Monday at 11am at the Arlington Theatre. Reverend Lawson is an inductee into the California Hall of Fame for his life’s work in non-violence and social justice.


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Friday, Jan 17th, 12 Noon, there will be an Eternal Flame program at the University of California, Santa Barbara, Buchanan Hall Courtyard, and a “Walk with Us” to North Hall with a reception at the Multi-Cultural Center. Friday at 6 -7:30pm, there will be a Worship Service with Congregation B’nai B’rith. The gathering will include the Red Sea Rhythm Rockers choir, music, and poetry. 1000 San Antonio Rd., Santa Barbara. Saturday, Jan 18th from 11am - 2pm; Santa Barbara City College, Crossing the Bridge, Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s Legacy; walk across bridge from the main campus to west campus. Experience a re-creation of the Selma to Montgomery march. Saturday, Jan. 18th, 6pm - 8pm; An Evening of Poetry and Art, in partnership with Pacifica Graduate Institute. The event will feature youth performances: music, poetry, and art. Kiva Cowork, 1117 State Street. Sunday, Jan 19th: The MLK Jr. committee encourages everyone to attend your place of worship or review this list of church/faith organization recognizing MLK Jr. www.mlksb.org

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


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Monday, Jan. 20th, 9am: Morning Program, De La Guerra Plaza, Santa Barbara. A guest speaker, music, dance, elected officials, followed by a 10am Unity March from De La Guerra Plaza up State Street to the Arlington Theater. 9:40am - 10:40am: David Gorospe Trio at the Arlington Theater Foyer will welcome marchers.

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Weekend Events Include:

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11am - 12:30pm: The Arlington Theater Program. M.C. for the gathering will be Alla McKeon; soloist Lois Mahalia; music accompaniment, John Douglas; Essay and Poetry Awards; Youth dancers Core Knowledge Derrick Curtis, Choreographer; David Gorospe, music. Presentation by Rev. James M. Lawson, Keynote speaker who worked with Dr. King in planning a non-violent direction of the movement in the late 1950’s and 1960’s. He was an organizer of Freedom Rides, a mentor to the Nashville Student Movement and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, and an Inductee into California Hall of Fame for his life’s work in non-violence and social justice. For more information: Contact: Isaac Garrett 805-729-1143, Anita Blume 805-284-4844 or e-mail: info@mlksb.org • www.MLKSB.org

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VOICE Magazine: January 17, 2020  

Crisp salt air, blue skies, and mountain tops flirting in the mist are just the beginning notes in a melody celebrating life in Santa Barbar...

VOICE Magazine: January 17, 2020  

Crisp salt air, blue skies, and mountain tops flirting in the mist are just the beginning notes in a melody celebrating life in Santa Barbar...