Engel & Völkers Sponsors the Star-Studded 31st Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival

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The luxury real estate brand proudly hosts the event honoring Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo and Rachel McAdams

“Engel & Völkers is unique in that it goes beyond the average real estate company – we truly are a lifestyle brand and we are excited to exhibit that at the festival.” - Cam Gittler

Engel & Völkers Santa Barbara/Montecito announced today their premiere sponsorship of the 2016 Santa Barbara International Film Festival, where the elite real estate brand will proudly present this year’s American Riviera Award honoring Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo, and Rachel McAdams. The star-studded event is set for Friday, February 5th at the Arlington Theatre.

Celebrations will continue throughout the festival at the Engel & Völkers Pavilion at the Lobero Theatre, including the much-anticipated closing night party on February 13th. The Engel & Völkers Santa Barbara shop is also gearing up to host pre-tribute Club 85 VIP cocktail receptions reserved for select sponsors before every celebrity tribute event.

"We are honored to be sponsoring this incredible event,” said Cam Gittler, President of Engel & Völkers Santa Barbara/Montecito. “Engel & Völkers is unique in that it goes beyond the average real estate company – we truly are a lifestyle brand and we are excited to exhibit that at the festival.”

In addition to the American Riviera honorees, Johnny Depp, Rooney Mara, Brie Larson, Saoirse Ronan, Elizabeth Banks, Joel Edgerton, Paul Dano, Jacob Tremblay, Alicia Vikander, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Géza Röhrig, and many others will also be receiving awards this year. Over 90,000 guests are expected to attend the festival, which features more than 200 films, including 52 world premieres and 53 US premieres, hailing from more than 60 countries. Boasting an incredible film lineup, coupled with exciting celebrity panels and symposiums, Engel & Völkers is honored to be at the forefront of Santa Barbara’s most prestigious networking event of the year.

About Engel & Völkers
Since its beginning in 1977 as a specialty boutique providing exclusive, high-end real estate services in Hamburg, Germany, Engel & Völkers has become one of the world’s leading companies specializing in the sale and lease of premium residential and commercial property, yachts and private aviation. Engel & Völkers currently operates a global network of over 7,000 advisors in more than 700 brokerages spanning 37 countries across five continents, offering both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of luxury services. It established its North America corporate headquarters in 2007 and opened its first brokerage in the same year. Committed to exceptional service, Engel & Völkers supports its advisors with an array of premium quality business services; marketing programs and tools; multiple platforms for mobile, social and web; as well as access to its global network of real estate professionals, property listings and market data. Engel & Völkers is an active supporter of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Each brokerage is independently owned and operated.

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For more information please contact:

Sheela Shouhed
Director of Communication

For specific information about festival events:

Engel & Völkers Santa Barbara
(805) 364-5141

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