Bernice travels to the beachy sands of San Diego to take place in the Coronado Island Film Festival, which runs from January 15 – 18, 2016

Coronado Island Schedule

Program: Documentary Shorts #1
Date: Sunday, January 17, 2016
Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm (PST)
Screening Location: Coronado School of the Arts, Black Box Theatre, 650 D Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118


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Full schedule & calendar

Read about the launch of the Coronado Island Film Festival in the Hollywood Reporter


The San Diego Jewish Film Festival welcomes a theatrical screening of Bernice at the ArcLight Cinemas in La Jolla this February! Tickets On Sale Now!


San Diego Jewish Film Festival (February 4 – 14, 2016)
Program 4: Curator Raves
Date: Monday, February 8, 2016
Time: 8:00pm (PST)
Location: ArcLight Cinemas La Jolla 4425 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92122 Continue reading “The San Diego Jewish Film Festival welcomes a theatrical screening of Bernice at the ArcLight Cinemas in La Jolla this February! Tickets On Sale Now!”

New York City, get ready for round two! Bernice will appear at the sixth annual Athena Film Festival at Barnard College next month!

Athena Film Festival information

The story of gallery owner Bernice Steinbaum is a portrait of dedication as she helps women artists and artists of color gain recognition for their work in a world that ignored them.

Date: Saturday, February 20, 4PM
Location: Glicker-Milstein Theatre, Diana Center LL200
Q&A session to follow screening

By purchasing a ticket to the Shorts Program you may also attend the Gender & Short Films: Emerging Female Filmmakers and the Barriers Surrounding Their Careers panel following Shorts Program 1 on a first come first serve basis.

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Art Miami & Merrill Lynch kick off Miami Art week celebrations with a VIP dinner and private preview of Bernice

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To kick off its 26th edition, Art Miami, America’s foremost contemporary art fair, hosted a private cocktail reception and screening of the award-winning film BERNICE, by first time filmmaker Kristina Sorge. Presented by Art Miami and Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, the event honored Bernice Steinbaum, who is celebrating her 10th year exhibiting at Art Miami.

For Bernice’s 10th anniversary at Art Miami, she curated a booth titled “The Peaceable Kingdom.” This booth will display work by Enrique Gomez de Marina, Troy Abbott, Carolla Bravo and Patrick Jacob.

Art Miami Bernice Preview Photo 1

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Bernice looks ahead to its DOC NYC : Big Apple debut

Born and raised New Yorker, Bernice Steinbaum, has been described as a “force of nature in the New York art scene” for championing artists and their work since the late 1970s.

Bernice will once again take to the city streets for its NYC Premiere this November as part of the DOC NYC Film Festival

 DOC NYC Presents: Bernice

Saturday, Nov. 14th @12:00pm


Screening at:


12:00 PM, Sat Nov 14, 2015 | IFC Center

Artists and their art. Sideshow of the Absurd (USA, 14 min., Tina DiFeliciantonio, Jane C. Wagner) profiles antique carnival attractions. Cindy Sherman: “Untitled Film Stills” (USA, 4 min., Douglas Sloan) puts the famed photographer’s early work into focus. Colors of Life (Japan, 14 min., Goro Ushijima) explores the Japanese practice of creating colors found in nature. Artspeak (USA, 16 min., Bill Claps) affectionately critiques art world jargon. A force of nature in the New York art scene, Bernice (USA, 30 min., Kristina Sorge) has devoted her life to championing artists in their work and lives.

Full line up announced.