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Each year, we receive hundreds of film submissions, from narrative features to short films. This year, along with the general submissions and high school shorts, we are welcoming film submissions for college shorts. Curious about the film submission process? Check out... read more

The La Costa Film Festival the following goals:

  • Create and sustain an annual legacy arts and cultural experience that enriches the quality of life for all citizens of San Diego County and beyond.
  • Build a supportive educational infrastructure for students and adults pursuing careers in the arts with opportunities for networking and employment.
  • Boost our economy by showcasing local businesses, promoting tourism and growing our local film industry.

Supported By

Thanks to the support of great organizations like these, our mission can continue!
Omni Resorts La Costa logo venue sponsor
Mandalay Sports Media logo
La Costa Dreams, Inc. • 1700 Aviara Parkway, Suite 131090, Carlsbad, California 92013
The La Costa Film Festival is operated through La Costa Dreams, Inc., a 501(c)(3) a public benefit corporation, Tax ID 46-1779152, with all monetary donations tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by IRS regulations. La Costa Dreams, Inc. aspires to bring a wider appreciation of the arts through our offered events.