California Arts Council

State of California

Artist Call Detail

2018 Newport Beach Film Festival - Call For Entries
For International artists

The Newport Beach Film Festival (NBFF) is now open for submissions in all genres and categories. The NBFF will celebrate its 19th anniversary with an action-packed line up of independent and studio films from around the globe. Scheduled to take place April 26th – May 3rd, 2018 throughout Newport Beach and Orange County, the Festival will screen an international slate of over 350 films, including feature-length narrative, documentary, short, animated and student films that will compete for a series of Jury, Festival Honors and Audience Awards.

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During its eight day run, the Festival will feature an astounding array of nightly special events including red carpet premieres, gala celebrations, filmmaker receptions, compelling filmmaker Q & A sessions, international spotlights, popular industry seminars, musical performances, fashion shows and retrospectives. The Festival will host numerous opportunities to connect with enthusiastic new audiences, fellow filmmakers, film industry professionals, non-profit organizations and members of the media.

The Newport Beach Film Festival has been named one of the "50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee" by Moviemaker Magazine

October 27, 2017


December 29, 2017

Deadline: 12-29-2017
Newport Beach Film Festival
Newport Beach, CA

Contact: Andie Prandini
Phone: 949.253.2880

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