Save the date to immerse yourself in culture and cinema at this year’s Scottsdale International Film Festival.

Running November 2 through November 11, festival-goers experience and explore cinema from around the globe, featuring over 50 films, discover indie gems, award-winning crowd-pleasers, documentary spotlights, and much more.

The opening night celebration kicks off on Friday, November 2, at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts. Mix and mingle, enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres, and view the prestigious opening night film.
The Festival then moves to the Harkins Shea 14 on Saturday, November 3 to commence opening weekend with a full schedule of curated films showing on multiple screens.

Each weeknight from Monday, November 5 through Friday, November 9, the Festival will feature one film.

On the final Festival weekend of Saturday, November 10 and Sunday, November 11, another full slate of films on multiple screens will be shown leading up to the closing night film on Sunday evening.

About the Scottsdale International Film Festival: Founded in 2001, Scottsdale International Film Festival is an annual ten-day destination event that connects audiences with award-winning cinema from around the globe. During its 18-year history, the Festival has presented more than 650 films – ranging from major Academy Award winners to undiscovered indie gems – to more than 100,000 attendees. For more information, please visit