JOIN US FOR OUR 21st ANNUAL FESTIVAL

AUGUST 6-13, 2020

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Welcome to Orange County’s Largest Entertainment Event

Celebrated as a leading lifestyle film festivals in the United States, the annual Newport Beach Film Festival (NBFF) attracts 58,000 film and food fans to over 100 feature films, 30 short film programs, and a dozen public parties featuring more than 65 culinary partners.

2019 Film Program

NBFF 2020 Will Have Something For Everyone

Newport Beach Film Festival 2019

A Unique Experience for All Film Fans

As the West Coast’s fastest-growing film festival, NBFF offers films from 50 countries across multiple genres. In addition to our Narrative and Documentary programs, NBFF carefully curates a collection of short film programs and our interest programs include Action Sports, Art, Architecture + Design, Culinary, Family, and Horror films.

Tickets go on sale July 7. Passes are on sale now.

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Serving skewers at the Newport Beach Film Festival

Experience OC’s Top Culinary Delights for Eight Days

NBFF hosts nightly events featuring tastings from Orange County’s top culinary destinations. Previous culinary partners include the finest restaurants, bakeries, and fine foods in the area.

All public events feature hosted bar courtesy of Tito’s Vodka, Oban Whiskey, and our other beverage partners.

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NBFF PressA Place to Find Audiences & Make Connections

As a filmmaker’s festival, NBFF prides itself on the individualized attention and a generous hospitality package we give to each filmmaker and industry guest.

In addition to daily public events, our hospitality lounge, private filmmaker brunch and industry-driven cocktail receptions, NBFF hosts a free Seminar and workshop series dedicated to helping filmmakers advance their careers.

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Newport Beach Film Festival 2019Opportunities for Brand Exposure & Entertainment

NBFF offers custom experiential and advertising opportunities for brands looking to reach over 50,000 culturally active Southern Californians.

We also offer private screenings and events to discounted hotel rates, leisure activities, and sponsor screening passes, the NBFF team will work with you to create the ideal setting for your next corporate retreat or client entertainment event.

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