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SF's International Ocean Film Festival 2018

By: Hotel Strata / 08 Mar 2018
International Ocean Film Festival 2018

Experience the International Ocean Film Festival in San Francisco

The spring season in San Francisco brings loads of happenings. If you're wondering what to do this month, make your way to San Francisco's 15th annual International Ocean Festival 2018.
Tons of attendees show their love for the planet's oceanic wonders from March 8-11th.

What is the International Ocean Festival?

For those who've never been or heard about this huge festival, we'll break it down. Some of the most talented filmmakers around the world bring the best of their work to the big screen. Get a front row seat to it all at the Cowell Theater right next to Herbst Pavilion at Fort Mason Center on the San Francisco waterfront.

Tips On What to See and Do

See why science lovers and film buffs flock to this san Francisco event each year. So here are some tips on what you can do.
  • Mix and mingle at the Thursday's opening night party celebrating all women.
  • See all exciting screenings of shorts, feature-length, and animation films
  • Catch students showing off their filmmaking skills at the student film competition.
  • Attend a Q&A session or panel discussion with an expert on the environment.


Choose from all-day passes, festival and film passes, and individual program and opening night party tickets.

Where to Stay

Stay in the heart of the Bay Area for a laid-back time after all the events and sightseeing. Our modern rooms and suites at Hotel Strata in Mountain View, California, offer the perfect retreat away from the hustle of the city, but close enough to get you there in about 40 minutes. Since it's a popular event, we suggest taking an Uber, bus or Caltrain there to make things easier.

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