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The Record
Jan 3. 2014 - Print
"Filmmaker shares glory with Stockton" Kalyanee Mam and Sophoan Sorn with Tony Sauro

Jan 3. 2014 - TV
"Homecoming for Sundance-Award Winning Film Director" Kalyanee Mam with Paul Robins and Bethany Crouch

Jan 3. 2014 - TV
"A Taste of the Festival" Sophoan Sorn with Paul Robins and Bethany Crouch

Lodi News-Sentinel
Dec 28. 2014 - Print
"Film Festival headliner explores Cambodian struggle" by Sara Jane Pohlman



The Next Festival

Due to the schedule of Festival Director Sophoan Sorn, the festivals of the next few years will be taking place in the summer. The official dates for the upcoming 8th annual San Joaquin International Film Festival will be announced in the spring.


Official 2014 Promo Trailer

Play the official promo trailer of the festival.
Trailer Editor: Jory Kusy. Music: "Torch" by Keith Kenniff.



2014 Line-Up

With 15 motion pictures produced in 20 countries, the 7th San Joaquin International Film Festival opened on January 3rd, 2014 at 6:30pm with the Homecoming Premiere of "A River Changes Course," by Stockton-raised and internationally-known filmmaker Kalyanee Mam. The director was in attendance and was presented with the festival's Journey Award. Due to high demand, "A River Changes Course" had an encore screening after the festival on Monday, January 6, 2014 at 6:00pm. The successful 7th SJIFF welcomed over 1,500 people in attendance and had four sold-out screenings.
See the line-up.

A River Changes Course and Director Kalyanee Mam

The festival will run January 3-5, 2014 in Stockton, California at the Janet Leigh Theatre, on the campus of University of the Pacific. The thematic strand of the festival is "We Are Connected," and selections have been curated by SJIFF founder-director Sophoan Sorn.

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