Started in 1997, CAIFF is a premier showcase for independent, foreign and mainstream films.
CAIFF attracts a world-class audience!
Filmmakers from around the world
Entertainment industry executives
World Wide Press
CAIFF offers a one of kind event in the San Francisco East Bay!
Celebrity VIP Receptions
Monthly Film Series
Screenings in the historic Orinda Theatre
Past Honorees include Oscar Winner Richard Dreyfuss, Oscar Winner Martin Landau, Oscar Winner Cloris Leachman, Tony Curtis, Oscar Winner Rita Moreno, Diane Ladd, Penny Marshall, Ed Asner, Taylor Lautner, Daryl Sabara, Loni Anderson, Wayne Knight, Tippi Hedren, Nancy Cartwright, Tom Kenny, Mark Rydell, Rosanne Barr, John Daly, Bob Clark and Oscar Winner Barry Morrow