Waiting For Rickman

Severous Snape, Where are you? The last time Alan Rickman was in Sonoma he was busy organizing the Judgment of Paris, wherein Napa winery Chateau Montelena beat the best French chardonnay, ushering California wine into global respectability and bestowing enological cred on Napa and, by association, Sonoma. Rickman played real-life…

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That Darn Sign

50 feet of controversy, creativity,  and community connection. First created in 2009, the increasingly iconic, periodically contentious, and undeniably prominent SONOMAWOOD sign erected on the Plaza horseshoe to herald the Sonoma International Film Festival was never intended to become a festival beacon or a continuing agenda item for the Sonoma…

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