Members of the media with bonafide press credentials are invited to cover the 2015 San Diego Black Film Festival including Media Day. To obtain a SDBFF press credential, simply email your request to the address below. Write the words “PRESS CREDENTIAL REQUEST” in the subject area of your email. In the body of email, please state your name, media organization, phone number, and city in which you reside.

Media credential requests are processed all year long. However, the deadline for any and all media requests is January 26, 2015. Any requests after this date will be disregarded. However, day of event or on-site media registration is considered on a case by case basis. But do not count on receiving a San Diego Black Film Festival press credential unless you apply prior to January 26, 2015.



The media is invited to cover the 2015 San Diego Black Film Festival, Red Carpet, at the Hard Rock Hotel, Gaslamp Quarter. See filmmakers, producers, actors, actresses, and other major celebrities arrive at the red carpet on their way to the 2015 San Diego Black Film Festival Awards Dinner & Gala.

Date: Saturday, January 31
Time: 7pm
Location: Hard Rock Hotel, Gaslamp Quarter. 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, California 92101. Please do not call the hotel for information about the red carpet, instead call us at (619) 234-0022.

Space is limited for this up-close and personal view of the red carpet. A special area will be reserved for the public as well as the media for viewing of the Red Carpet. Space is limited! Attendance is free to the public. However, you must pre-register in order to attend. If you’re part of the media seeking to attend, please say so in your email request.

To attend, please send an email to the address below with the following information.
Note: If you fail to include all the requested information below, your request will be disregarded.

1. In the subject matter box of your email, write the following, “Red Carpet Attendance”

In the body of your email, include all of the following:
2. Your name
3. Your complete mailing address (including City, State, and Zip Code)
4. Phone number (with area code)
5. Email address. Note: You must have an email address or you will be unable to pre-register online.
6. Number of attendees requested (4 max.)

Once your request to attend is received, we will respond with your registration confirmation. Print out your registration email from us and bring with you to the red carpet check in. Your email from us confirming we received your request is your proof of registration:

See you at the 2015 San Diego Black Film Festival Red Carpet!



Courtesy of our official "education sponsor," San Diego State University! ... See MoreSee Less

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Meet actor, and former professional wrestler, Tommy "Tiny" Lister at the world premiere of his new film "No Weapons Formed Against Us," Saturday Jan. 31 (4PM) at the 2015 San Diego Black Film Festival. ... See MoreSee Less

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