Scottsdale International Film Festival | Opening Night
about this event
Founded in 2001, Scottsdale International Film Festival is an annual, 10-day destination event that connects audiences with award-winning cinema from around the globe. During the festival’s 19-year history, more than 100,000 attendees have viewed over 600 films—ranging from major Academy Award® winners to undiscovered indie gems.
Since 2010, Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts has hosted the festival’s opening night. In 2018, the event featured Roma, the Academy Award®-winning film from director Alfonso Cuarón.