Lights, Camera, Action!

Newport Beach Film Festival

April 23 – 30, 2020

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 60 culinary partners with their finest tastings.

NBFF seeks to bring Orange County the best of contemporary and international filmmaking, and in 2019 we featured films from 56 countries all around the world. Our program includes our popular Action Sports, Culinary, Family, Environmental, and Music films from emerging directors and on-screen talents.

A Unique Experience for All Film Fans

In addition to our films, NBFF welcomes more than 60 of the area’s best restaurants, chefs, caterers, and tasty treats to serve at our public and private events, making us one of the largest culinary events in all of Southern California.

OC’s Best Culinary Delights for Eight Days

In addition to our daytime and evening screenings, NBFF hosts nightly events featuring tastings from Orange County’s top culinary destinations and a hosted bar courtesy of Tito’s Vodka and beverage partners.

Previous culinary partners include the finest restaurants, bakeries, and fine foods in the area.

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