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Dream Catcher

Dream Catcher

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:15 pm | Triangle theater 9

This animated short film takes viewers inside the magical world of a dreamcatcher, reminding children to always follow their dreams.

Regulation

Regulation

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:15 pm | Triangle theater 9

A young social worker administers behavior-modifying 'patches' that guarantee happiness for the wearers.

A Night at Club Zenos

A Night at Club Zenos

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:15 pm | Triangle theater 9

Jack winds up amidst an alien invasion trying to rescue his best mate with help from an unlikely person.

Justine

Justine

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:15 pm | Edwards Big Newport 6

Following the death of her husband, a woman finds solace from an unlikely source: her new job as a nanny for a 8 year-old-girl with spina bifida.

Invaders
Shorts Program

Short Flights of Fancy

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:15 pm | Triangle theater 9

Short Flights of Fancy- Stranger than fiction, these films delve into bizarre, peculiar and just plain weird subject matter. Join us as we observe the eccentric imaginations of talented filmmakers.  

Q Ball

Q Ball (Repeat 1)

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:15 pm | Triangle theater 8

As the inmates of the San Quentin Warriors basketball team search for redemption from their troubled pasts, the game provides a path forward. In a place where freedom is taken away, basketball gives a little bit back.

Wild Rose

Wild Rose

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:15 pm | Triangle theater 8

A musician from Glasgow dreams of becoming a Nashville star.

Innocents
Shorts Program

Music Video Showcase

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

Cinematic music videos from the past year to captivate the imagination.

Valhalla

Valhalla

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

The year is 1975, and gender roles have been reversed. Lauren Ruth Ward stars as a corrupt mob boss, the leader of a gang of gambling, knife wielding, degenerate women. The moment she lays eyes on Candy, a 65 year old male go-go dancer, she knows he belongs to her.

Moonlight

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

Jasmine Cephas Jones finds herself in a surreal dreamscape accompanied only by the moonlight.

Manifestation

Manifestation

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

An enslaved witch in the 1850's deep South uses her supernatural abilities to bring her son back to life after his death by the hands of their master.

Too

Too

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

A commentary on femininity and the ways in which women make themselves small to make space for men.

Fool

Fool

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

A middle-aged man is forced to confront his gender identity.

Harmony Hall

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

The music video for Vampire Weekend’s “Harmony Hall,” featuring breakfast, a snake, and Jonah Hill.

The Ocean

The Ocean

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

One woman's universe expands the more she connects with her lover. A same-sex love story brought to life in dance and light.

Aphids

Aphids

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

A rejection of the mythology of Male Genius and an assertion that women are done being anyone's muse, by shameless female artist Sophie Strauss.

Moonlightin

Moonlightin’ With Biz

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

The Biz uses a pirate radio signal to hijack an animated children's TV show.

Innocents

Innocents

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

Ray, a motorcycle mechanic, ends his day just like any other, but upon reaching his old watering hole realizes things aren't quite the same and he may never be the same again.

Wannabe

Wannabe

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

An abstract world set in the glowing summer sun of Croatia's landscape visualizes the absurdity of the dissatisfaction with one's self.

Stop Talking

Stop Talking

Thursday, May 2 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 6

A video about friendship, negative feedback loops and breaking the cycle.

NBFF Closing Night party at Via Lido

Closing Night Party

Thursday, May 2 @ 10:00 pm | Lido Plaza

Hosted by Via Lido Plaza, this 21+ only party will feature a hosted bar by Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Peroni, Korbel Champagne, Capeline, Guinness and Babes Brewery & BBQ. Come hungry and enjoy culinary tastings from Orange County’s premier restaurants, including Descanso, Avanti Natural, Dear Mama LA and Bluewater Grill.

bellingcat

​Bellingcat – Truth in a Post-Truth World

Thursday, May 23 @ 7:00 pm | Orange County Museum of Art

​BELLINGCAT – TRUTH IN A POST-TRUTH WORLD follows the revolutionary rise of the “citizen investigative journalist” collective known as Bellingcat, a group of online researchers dedicated to exposing the truth of impenetrable news stories from around the world – from the MH17 disaster to the Syrian Civil War to the mysterious poisoning of a Russian spy in the United Kingdom. From his Leicester home, de facto leader Eliot and his team of truth-seekers put newspapers, networks, and governments to the test. Bellingcat…

ROCKETMAN

Orange County Film Society: Rocketman

Tuesday, May 28 @ 7:30 pm | Regency South Coast Village Theater

NBFF's partner organization, the Orange County Film Society is proud to continue our 2018-2019 season with an advance screening of ROCKETMAN.     An epic musical fantasy about the uncensored human story of Sir Elton John’s breakthrough years.   This event is free and exclusive to OCFS Members. Learn more about OCFS membership.    

Late Night

Tuesday, June 4 @ 7:30 pm
yesterday

OCFS Screening: Yesterday

Tuesday, June 18 @ 7:30 pm | Edwards Irvine Spectrum

OCFS Members are invited to an advance screening of "Yesterday" ahead of it's theatrical release.   A struggling musician realizes he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles after waking up in an alternate timeline where they never existed.

our time machine

Cinema Orange Screening: Our Time Machine

Thursday, June 27 @ 7:00 pm | OCMA

Join us for our next Cinema Orange screening. When influential Chinese artist Ma Liang realizes that his father Ma Ke, an accomplished Peking Opera director, is suffering from Alzheimer's disease, he invites his father to collaborate on their most ambitious project to date--an autobiographical stage performance featuring life-size mechanical puppets that travel through time to revisit shared memories. Through the creation of this play, both men grapple with their mortality, fading memories, imminent loss, and the generational divide between a…

The Farewell

Tuesday, July 9 @ 7:30 pm

Honeyland

Tuesday, July 16 @ 7:30 pm
Luce

OCFS Screening: Luce

Tuesday, July 30 @ 7:30 pm

Luce

Tuesday, July 30 @ 7:30 pm

A married couple is forced to reckon with their idealized image of their son, adopted from war-torn Eritrea, after an alarming discovery by a devoted high school teacher threatens his status as an all-star student.

One Child Nation

Tuesday, August 6 @ 7:30 pm

After becoming a mother, a filmmaker uncovers the untold history of China's one-child policy and the generations of parents and children forever shaped by this social experiment.

Brittany Runs A Marathon

Thursday, August 22 @ 7:30 pm

A hard-partying woman receives a startling wake-up call when a visit to the doctor reveals how unhealthy she is. Motivated to lose weight, she soon takes up running to help her prepare for her ultimate goal of competing in the New York City Marathon.

Brittany Runs A Marathon - Still 1

OCFS Screening: Brittany Runs A Marathon

Thursday, August 22 @ 7:30 pm | Regency South Coast Village Theater

The Goldfinch

Monday, September 9 @ 7:30 pm

A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy Upper East Side family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Monos

Thursday, September 12 @ 7:30 pm

On a faraway mountaintop, eight teenaged guerillas with guns watch over a hostage and a conscripted milk cow. Playing games and initiating cult-like rituals, the children run amok in the jungle and disaster strikes when the hostage tries to escape.

Downton Abbey

Thursday, September 19 @ 7:00 pm

The continuing story of the Crawley family, wealthy owners of a large estate in the English countryside in the early 20th century.

The Report

Thursday, September 26 @ 7:00 pm

Idealistic Senate staffer Daniel J. Jones, tasked by his boss to lead an investigation into the CIA's post 9/11 Detention and Interrogation Program, uncovers shocking secrets.

Joker

Tuesday, October 1 @ 7:00 pm

An original standalone origin story of the iconic villain not seen before on the big screen, it's a gritty character study of Arthur Fleck, a man disregarded by society, and a broader cautionary tale.

Parasite

Tuesday, October 8 @ 7:30 pm

All unemployed, Ki-taek's family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.