2021 Virtual GI Film Festival San Diego

KPBS in partnership with the Film Consortium San Diego present the 2021 GI Film Festival, a completely virtual multi-day event from Tuesday, May 18 through Sunday, May 23.

Established in 2015, the GI Film Festival San Diego aims to reveal the struggles, triumphs, and experiences of service members and veterans through compelling and authentic storytelling. Documentaries, shorts, narratives, and family-friendly films are presented, highlighting stories of heroism, resilience, and honor. 


For a full schedule and to purchase tickets click here

Other festival events include a panel discussion, Filmaking: Funding & Distribution with industry leaders and independent filmakers, and an Awards Celebration.  For more details about these events click here.

The festival is funded in part by a grant from the California Arts Council and is sponsored by National University and Scatena Daniels Communications. Additional support is provided by Task & Purpose and the San Diego International Airport Arts Program.

The GI Film Festival San Diego is a proud member of the San Diego Veterans Coalition and the San Diego Military Family Collaborative.

For questions about the 2021 GI Film Festival San Diego contact KPBS.