Documentaries

The Newport Beach Film Festival will showcase an extensive documentary program exploring a broad range of topics, including films that focus on the arts, pop culture, the environment, human rights, social, political, historical, LGBT and other subjects. Special programs include Art, Architecture + Design Film Series, Music Film Series and Environmental Film Series. The Newport Beach Film Festival traditionally screens over 60 feature length documentaries. Filmmakers may submit a feature documentary film 40 minutes or over, or submit a short documentary 40 minutes or under.