Southern Arizona Sports, Tourism, & Film Authority

Southern Arizona Sports, Tourism and Film Authority hires local ad agency dba (Doing Business Advertising) in association with the Proper Villains, a creative consortium, to develop the website you are now reading, manage social media marketing and execute all audio/visual aspects of the launch of this unique endeavor.

The Authority is tasked with advocating for six Southern Arizona counties in the areas of Sports, (youth, amateur and professional), promote tourism and re-establish the film industry with resources, and develop workforce options in the way of job fairs, political influence, fundraising efforts, and publicity.

One of the first events earmarked for 2024 to put SASTFA on the map is the inauguration of the first annual Student Film Festival to be held at Biosphere 2. A popular attraction for U.S. and international visitors. Constructed by the University of Arizona, Biosphere 2, is 20 miles north of Tucson. It is Earth’s largest living science center dedicated to studying the environment. It’s a must-see attraction for anyone interested in science and the future of Earth’s environment. This storied setting will inspire lovers of film and nature to visit Tucson and discover the depth of talent and richness of settings, locations and support industries available in SoAZ