The NBFF is proud to showcase international film from Italy, France, Germany and Sweden. Join us for our European Showcase on April 25, followed by our European Showcase Party.

 

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100 Things

German Spotlight – 100 Things

Tuesday, April 30 @ 8:00 pm | Triangle theater 6

Two men are forced to question the necessity of consumerism and make a wager to give up all of their possessions for 100 days, including food and clothing, taking back one piece each day.

Sune vs sune

Swedish Spotlight – Sune vs Sune

Tuesday, April 30 @ 8:00 pm | Triangle theater 8

On his first day as a fourth-grader, Sune is welcomed by an unwanted surprise. A new boy is in his seat, and he's everything Sune wants to be. Not only that, but his name is also Sune - it's the worst possible start to the fourth grade.

Real Love

French Spotlight – Real Love (C’est Ça L’amour )

Tuesday, April 30 @ 8:15 pm | Triangle theater 4

Since his wife walked out on the family, Mario has raised their two daughters of his own. Mario is a vulnerable, emotionally dependent guy. He wants to keep his daughters with him, but knows that their leaving is inevitable. He has to refocus on himself and what he wants in life.

Let Me Introduce You To Sofia

Italian Spotlight – Let Me Introduce You To Sofia

Tuesday, April 30 @ 8:30 pm | Triangle theater 5

When divorced father, Gabriele, begins dating a woman who hates children, he hides the existence of his 10-year-old daughter, Sofia, to get a second chance at love.

NBFF European Spotlight

European Showcase Party

Tuesday, April 30 @ 10:00 pm | Time Nightclub

Please join us for the Newport Beach Film Festival’s European Showcase Party, honoring the best in European filmmaking. Hosted by Time Nightclub and PBS SoCal, featuring top entertainment and hors d’oeuvres prepared by award-winning Orange County restaurants. Hosted bar by Tito’s Vodka. Tickets to this event can be purchased on their own or with European Spotlight films.