A diverse selection of 7 thought provoking films are set for the seven-day festival. Beginning with a Passholder Reception at Belmond El Encanto on September 28, the festival runs through October 4, 2018, at SBIFF’s Riviera Theatre. The purpose of the Festival is to bring communities together in order to spark dialogue on pressing issues using the art of film. There will be moderated panel discussions with the film’s directors and specialist on the film’s issues. A film schedule is available on the SBIFF app available on iOS and Android. All access passes available now with individual tickets at the theatre box office.