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BFF announces 96 Feature Film Selections for its 4th annual festival!

2018-04-14T10:25:25+00:00 April 5th, 2018|

The inclusive lineup includes an impressive slate of films – more than half from underrepresented creators - including 42 Competition Films, 13 episodic content presentations, notable showcase screenings of top festival films, critical favorites, anniversary screenings of classics, a presentation of family focused and animated greats, and every film to date from the Marvel Cinema [...]

BFF Joins Forces With Easterseals Disabilities Challenge

2018-03-23T14:30:04+00:00 January 20th, 2018|

BFF announced a collaboration with the Easterseals Disability Challenge at a special event at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. Easterseals Southern California (ESSC) – which assists more than 10,000 people with disabilities throughout Southern California – has formed a new alliance with BFF, to promote disability awareness and inclusion through film. With a series of cross-promotional [...]

#BeABFF: Reserve Your Seat for the 2018 Festival!

2018-03-23T14:31:33+00:00 November 28th, 2017|

Passes are on sale now for the 4th annual BFF, which takes place May 1- 6, 2018 and we can't wait to bring you the best in diverse and inclusive entertainment. Save now through December 31st on our 10 Event Pass Package (just $135!) or go all-in with one of our VIP Badges. Here's just a sampling of [...]

4th Annual Bentonville Film Festival Dates Announced

2018-03-23T14:31:48+00:00 September 28th, 2017|

ACADEMY AWARD® WINNING ACTOR GEENA DAVIS ANNOUNCES 4th ANNUAL BENTONVILLE FILM FESTIVAL FOR MAY 2018 & KICKS OFF ITS YEAR ROUND SEASON WITH WORLD PREMIERE OF “6 BELOW: MIRACLE ON THE MOUNTAIN” BFF OPENS UP CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS & EXPANDS PROGRAMMING “BFF continues to distinguish itself as a fest not only invested in promoting the ideals of gender [...]

2017 Bentonville Film Festival Winners

2018-03-23T14:32:21+00:00 May 7th, 2017|

GEENA DAVIS AND THE BENTONVILLE FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCE THE 2017 COMPETITION WINNERS (BENTONVILLE, Ark.) — May 6, 2017 – The third annual Bentonville Film Festival (BFF) which champions women and diverse voices in media, announced the winners of its film competition Saturday, May 6 at their awards ceremony hosted by Terry Crews, star of “Brooklyn [...]

Join Bentonville Film Festival For Great Live Music Thursday through Saturday Night on The Coca-Cola Sound Stage at The Meteor Guitar Gallery 

2018-03-23T14:32:27+00:00 May 4th, 2017|

  Artist Include: Cassadee Pope, Run River North, Parmalee, Song Suffragettes, Preston Pohl and Kate Bowen  Nightly Live Music Schedule Coca-Cola Sound Stage at the Meteor Tickets ONLY available at the door Capacity is limited During festival week, Bentonville Film Festival is hosting nightly concerts packed with talented artists who are sure to put on [...]

2017 SHOWCASE FILMS AND ADDITIONAL PANEL PROGRAMMING

2018-03-23T14:32:41+00:00 April 27th, 2017|

Bentonville Film Festival, Co-Founded By Academy Award Winner Geena Davis, Along With Founding Sponsor Walmart and Presenting Sponsor Coca-Cola, Are Proud to Announce The Following Panels and Showcase Films, Working To Raise Awareness and Inspire Actionable Solutions In The Quest For Inclusion In Media Worldwide. (BENTONVILLE, Ark.) April 21, 2017 — The Bentonville Film Festival [...]

GEENA DAVIS AND THE BENTONVILLE FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCE 2017 SCHEDULE HIGHLIGHTING NEW PROGRAMMING AND EVENTS

2018-03-23T14:32:50+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|

Bentonville Film Festival, Co-Founded By Academy Award Winner Geena Davis, Along with Founding Sponsor Walmart and Presenting Sponsor Coca-Cola Announce The Schedule For 2017 With Expanded Programming And Event Lineup (BENTONVILLE, Ark.) -- The Bentonville Film Festival is proud to announce its 2017 schedule of events. The Festival will take place May 2-7 in Bentonville, [...]

ACADEMY AWARD® WINNING ACTOR GEENA DAVIS ANNOUNCES 3RD ANNUAL BENTONVILLE FILM FESTIVAL FOR MAY 2017

2018-03-23T14:32:58+00:00 September 28th, 2016|

After experiencing significant growth in 2016, BFF will continue in Third Year with new Commercial and expanded Short Film Competition BENTONVILLE, Ark (September 28, 2016) — The Bentonville Film Festival (BFF) today announced the dates for the third annual festival, returning to Bentonville, Arkansas May 2-7, 2017. Co-founded by Academy Award® winner Geena Davis & [...]