An evening honoring industry luminaries for their contribution to the Art & Science of cinematic storytelling. Festival Host and Honorary Jury President, Leonard Matin, will preside over the evening Tributes. Considered one of the most well respected film critics and historians, Mr. Maltin will engage with honorees as they take the stage to accept their awards.
The Coronado Island Film Festival (CIFF) welcomes makers and lovers of film from all over the world to the storied seaside village of Coronado, California to celebrate the magical art of visual storytelling. Coronado’s enduring love affair with Hollywood began more than a century ago at the iconic Hotel del Coronado, our festival’s Presenting Sponsor. Launched in 2016, CIFF quickly established itself as a unique, walkable, destination film festival.