Friday, January 27, 2012, Arts & Letters Café/Sullivan Goss Gallery

The Fund for Santa Barbara held a reception for the filmmakers whose work was nominated for the FFSB's 2012 Social Justice Award. The Fund partners with SBIFF to sponsor these awards, for films that "use their art to address critical social justice issues." This is the 13th annual award sponsored by the partners, and will be announced on the last weekend of the Festival.

Here Dia and Andrew find out about how films are chosen for the FFSB's Social Justice Award category, and a bit about Santa Barbara Filmmaker CANDACE SCHERMERHORN...