Talk Cinema Travels to the World's Great Film Festivals

Guided Tours to International Film Festivals
Talk Cinema Travels offers cultural immersions in exceptional destinations,hosted by Harlan Jacobson and other noted film critics, scholars and travel experts.

Superb itineraries + service + a curated movie-going experience
Talk Cinema Travels creates unique travel experiences that combine a love of movies with a chance to immerse yourself in a special destination. 

Film Festival travel offers movie lovers and travel aficionados a perfect double play: guests have a curated cinema immersion and uncover the riches of a gorgeous destination.  Talk Cinema Travelers step into the extraordinary, discover culture and talent, make new friends, and create lifelong memories. 

Hosted by Harlan Jacobson and other noted film critics, scholars and travel experts, Talk Cinema Travelers experience the fun of a cultural immersion while attending some of the world's great film festivals. Each tour offers our signature mix of film-going, sight-seeing, and enjoying local cuisine and culture.  We are watching, waiting and hoping that the film festivals in our favorite destinations will once again be able to welcome film lovers in person and that we can be your travels hosts.  In the past, we have hosted  film festival tours to Avignon, Cannes, Jerusalem, Kerala, Marrakech, Reykjavik, San Sebastian, SXSW, and Vancouver to name a few.  We hope to be announcing locations for trips in 2022 in the near future. 

Tour dates will be announced according to the official dates of the film festivals offered in these destinations.  In 2022-23 we are looking ahead to hosting travel to the following festivals

Insider’s Cannes | Cannes, France
May 2022
This tour will include an optional three-night stay in the Chateau Region with presentations by featured chefs and vintners following the festival.

Bentonville Film Festival | Bentonville, AR
July 2022
Included with film festival accreditation and lodging, the tour will include curated tours of the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, The Walmart Museum and the 21C Hotel Collection.

Insider’s Venice | Venice, Italy
August 2022
Included with film festival accreditation and lodging, the tour will include a guided tour of the Floating City, visits to select museums and galleries, and a cooking demonstration.

San Sebastian International Film Festival | San Sebastian, Spain
September 2022
Included with film festival accreditation and lodging, the tour will include a culinary tour hosted by award-winning epicurean guide Eskerne Falcon and a curated tour of Guggenheim Bilbao.

El Gouna Film Festival |El Gouna, Egypt
October 2022
Included with film festival accreditation and lodging, we will offer an optional add-on of guided tours in Cairo and Luxor before the festival.

Kerala International Film Festival | Kerala, India
December 2023
Included with film festival accreditation and lodging, the tour will include customized visits to monuments and historical sites in Agra, Jaipur, Udaipur, Cochin, Trivandrum and Mumbai with expert guides

Interested? We’d love to chat! Email Susan to schedule a call.