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The Oscars

Thank you Oscar Party Attendees

Thank you to all the patrons and friends who attended our Oscar Party on Oscar Night. It was a successful event for us – reconnecting with patrons and friends, and providing some financial boost to assist with innovative programming in 2016.

Join us on Feb. 28th to Celebrate 23 Years of Distinctive Film, Conversation and Community

Join us on Feb. 28th to Celebrate 23 Years of Distinctive Film, Conversation & Community. In 1993, a group of friends and neighbors dreamed of creating a local film organization. From the beginning, they sought not just to create a movie house; they wanted to present films that fostered intelligent discussion and education as well as entertainment. Since then, we’ve had […]

The Oscars Are Over…What’s Next?

If you subscribe to our Twitter feed, you received up-to-the-minute Oscar results on Sunday night. There were a few surprises, non? We always show the Oscar-nominated shorts on Oscar weekend.  There are three categories: Animated, Live Action and Documentary. They are always provocative and a really refreshing change of pace from long-form movies. This year, […]

Rock the Oscars at The City Tavern!

The popular Film Forum fundraiser has gained an additional venue! A special Academy Awards celebration open to the public is set for  Sunday, Feb. 24, beginning at 5 p.m. at The City Tavern on the corner of Caroline Street and Maple Avenue. The Red Carpet fundraiser will benefit the non-profit Saratoga Film Forum, which has been […]

SFF’s Oscar Night Gala–Change of Venue

Exciting News!  The Saratoga Film Forum’s Oscar Night Gala Benefit, originally scheduled for the Spring Street Gallery, has a new home! It will now be held at Longfellows Restaurant, 500 Union Avenue, conveniently located just off Exit 14. The Gala will take place Sunday, February 24th at 7 p.m. Longfellows proprietor Steve Sullivan has donated the Courtyard at Longfellows for […]

“Oscar Comes Home” Feb. 22-24!

Coming up February 22–24…“Oscar Comes Home!”—The Sequel… For a second year, the Saratoga Film Forum is producing its popular annual fundraiser, Oscar Comes Home, a series of dinner parties all over Saratoga Springs hosted by our friends and fans to raise operating funds for Saratoga’s only not-for-profit independent movie house. From Friday to Sunday on […]