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Santa Barbara International Film Festival prepares to roll out the red carpet

Posted at 4:17 AM, Jan 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-29 21:23:45-05

Hollywood stars and movie-lovers will be in Santa Barbara over the next two weeks for the Santa Barbara International Film Festival.

Opening night of the 34th annual festival is Wednesday. The documentary “Diving Deep: The Life and Times of Mike DeGruy” will be shown and featured on opening night.

The documentary is one of more than 200 films set to be shown during the 11-day festival.

Courtesy: Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Viggo Mortensen, Glenn Close, Melissa McCarthy, Claire Foy and Michael B. Jordan are just a handful of the actors who will walk the red carpet and be honored with awards from SBIFF.

The festival runs through February 9. Tickets may be purchased online.