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The SLO International Film Festival’s 2023 independent film competition is open for submissions, with a final deadline coming up November 30.

Named for renowned director George Sidney, a longtime supporter of the SLO Film Fest and indie filmmakers during his lifetime, the competition attracts filmmakers from all over the world. The 2023 festival is slated for April 25-30, with a hybrid format of virtual and in-person screenings.