Newport Beach Film Festival | Submit your short or feature film today!
19th Annual Newport Beach Film Festival (NBFF), featuring a diverse showcase of over 350 films from more than 50 different countries. Celebrated as one of the leading lifestyle film festivals in the U.S., Newport Beach Film Festival annually attracts over 55,000 attendees to the pristine shores of Newport Beach in Orange County, California.
Special Programs planned for 2018 NBFF include the following: Action Sports Film Series, Environmental Film Series, Art, Architecture + Design Film Series, Music Film Series, Family Film Series, Collegiate Showcase, Youth Film Showcase, and a free Seminar Series. An impressive group of film-making professionals will host educational seminars within their field of expertise. These exclusive events will offer valuable industry insight on topics such as screenwriting, directing, editing, cinematography, virtual reality, and film finance.
November 30, 2017 – Special Thanksgiving Deadline
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MISSION AND OBJECTIVE
Newport Beach Film Festival is committed to enlightening the public with a first-class international film program. A forum for cultural understanding and enriching educational opportunities, NBFF focuses on showcasing a diverse collection of films in its eight-day run.
MORE ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
The City of Newport Beach, California, serves as host to the Festival’s film screenings and special events. Located just 50 miles south of Los Angeles, Newport Beach offers an optimal setting to experience filmmaking at its finest. Newport Beach boasts one of the largest movie consumer groups in the world and a rich filmmaking history. Thousands of visitors every year are drawn to the city’s spectacular coastline, fine dining, shopping, and endless recreational activities.
Submit your film now to experience the best of what the Newport Beach Film Festival has to offer.