Call for submissions for Newport Beach Film Festival

posted by newport on October 20, 2008 at 9:50 am

NEWPORT BEACH, CA — The Newport Beach Film Festival will be celebrating its 10th anniversary with an action-packed line up of independent and studio films from around the globe. From premieres of contemporary cinema, to live fashion shows, and tastes of Newport Beach’s finest culinary creations, we are offering filmmakers the ultimate Festival experience.

The Festival features nightly special events including: red carpet galas, filmmaker receptions, compelling filmmaker Q & A sessions, international spotlights, industry seminars and retrospectives. In addition, the Festival hosts numerous opportunities to connect with enthusiastic new audiences, fellow filmmakers, film industry professionals and the media in a beautiful seaside location in Orange County, California (only 55 miles south of Hollywood).

Scheduled to take place from April 23-30, 2009, the Festival will screen over 350 films, including feature-length narrative, documentary, short, animated and student films. Films will screen at the historic Regency Lido Theater, the Big Newport and Edwards Island Cinemas in Fashion Island.

The Newport Beach Film Festival is currently accepting film submissions in all genres and categories from professional and student filmmakers from around the world.

Please submit your film, through the following link.

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newport on October 20, 2008 at 5:03 pm


Newport Beach Film Festival
April 23-30, 2009

The Early bird deadline for submissions into the festival is FRIDAY, OCT. 24

$35 Feature length- Withoutabox discount fee $25
$30 Shorts- Withoutabox discount fee $20


newport on December 3, 2008 at 5:27 pm

Dear Filmmakers,
Please note that the Standard Deadline for the 2009 Newport Beach Film Festival is :
December 19, 2008
For more information and to submit your film, logon to:
Also, please review our Call For Entries Background for additional insight:
View link

Thank you for considering the 2009 Newport Beach Film Festival.
All of us at the NBFF want to wish you the happiest of holidays.

Very best,
The Newport Beach Film Festival Staff

The Tenth Annual Newport Beach Film Festival runs April 23rd-30th 2009

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