Welcome to the Newport Beach Film Festival

Accreditation is reserved for film industry professionals only.

Accreditation Requirements:

•Complete online application
•Upload a photograph
•Copy of your business card

Your application alone neither constitutes nor guarantees your accreditation. The Industry Office will grant or decline an application according to professional activity. If accepted, you will receive a link to purchase your pass.


Industry Accreditation opens on March 1, 2015. Once accredited, you will receive an email verifying approval and your credit card will be charged for the pass.

The official deadline for accreditation is April 10th, 2015.

Industry Pass Benefits

•Access to festival screenings (A maximum of 4 tickets per day available for pick-up at the box office)
•Seminars/Panels (first come, first served)
•Filmmaker/Industry events and Hospitality Lounge (subject to availability)
•Discounted price for Opening Night and Closing Night tickets (ticket-only events, passes will not gain entry)

Industry Pass Restrictions

•Industry Passes are valid for the duration of the 2015 Newport Beach Film Festival
•A valid Industry Pass must be clearly displayed and shown upon request
•Passes require a photo and are non-transferable
•Passes remain the property of NBFF and must be surrendered upon request

If you have any questions regarding Industry Accreditation or the Industry Passes, please email Lohanne Cook at [email protected]