Bentonville Film Festival Announces Geena Davis Event with Meg Ryan, Kimberly Paisley and Nia Vardalos

2016-05-05T12:06:18+00:00 May 5th, 2016|

IN CONTROL OF HER OWN DESTINY - Crystal Bridges Museum, Friday, May  6, 11:30 am Moderator: Alex Cohen (NPR)  Panelists: Geena Davis, Kimberly Paisley, Nia Vardalos and Meg Ryan. According to the Geena Davis Institute’s latest global research, there is a direct association with having a female director or a female writer and seeing more girls and women [...]

Reel Women: Icons and Identity in Film launches at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

2016-05-02T14:28:29+00:00 May 2nd, 2016|

Bentonville Film Festival (BFF) participants are invited to experience the art of photography and a celebration of women and diverse voices with a new exhibition at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Reel Women: Icons and Identity in Film, organized by Crystal Bridges in collaboration with the George Eastman Museum and the Bentonville Film Festival, [...]

Bentonville Film Festival Advises Attendees on Parking & Shuttle Services

2016-05-02T10:46:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2016|

BFF encourages use of free parking and shuttle service available for festival attendees to get them hassle-free to all the action occurring at the Festival in downtown Bentonville. Shuttle service will run approximately every 20 minutes (see First Presbyterian Church hours exception) and drop off at two different downtown locations. WHEN: Shuttle Hours Tuesday, May [...]

How to Navigate the 2016 Bentonville Film Festival: A Guide to Finding Your Way Around to Enjoy a Great Week

2016-04-30T12:49:36+00:00 April 30th, 2016|

The Bentonville Film Festival is a mission-focused, one-of-a-kind, annual event taking place at 20 different partnership venues around the Bentonville Square and Northwest Arkansas May 3 – 8, 2016. Over 50 Competitive & Showcase Film Screenings, 10 Panel Discussions with Industry Experts, a Studio Premier Event, Family Movie Night, and Top Music Entertainment will take [...]

Free Comic Book Day Soars Into Town at Bentonville Public Library

2016-04-30T12:08:10+00:00 April 30th, 2016|

Great citizens of Bentonville! All comic book fans, from ages 3 to 103, are invited to Bentonville Public Library for Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) on May 7! Free Comic Book Day will be filled with exciting activities and programs, raffles, and of course, free comic books! This year, BPL is partnering with the Bentonville [...]

Bentonville Film Festival Announces Music Line-up at the Meteor Guitar Gallery

2016-04-21T13:39:06+00:00 April 21st, 2016|

What: Nightly Entertainment Schedule Doors open at 9 pm, Performances start at 10 pm, Doors close at 1:00 am $25 tickets ONLY available at the door Capacity is limited The Bentonville Film Festival, in partnership with The Meteor Guitar Gallery and Heineken, is proud to announce the musical line up for this year’s festival at [...]

2016 Festival App Now Available

2016-04-14T15:27:22+00:00 April 14th, 2016|

Bentonville Film Festival Announces New Mobile App for 2016 Event What:  Stay up-to-date on all things BFF with our new mobile app! New for the 2016 Festival, BFF has developed a comprehensive mobile application to give attendees up-to the-minute information on: Film Screenings and Event Schedules Buying Tickets Film Summaries Festival Map and Venue Directions [...]

Bentonville Film Festival Announces Concert at Walmart AMP

2016-04-08T12:05:30+00:00 April 8th, 2016|

Bentonville Film Festival (BFF) and My Country Nation proudly present Darius Rucker & Friends: Together, We Make The Music. Brought to you by Coca-Cola In partnership with Colgate and Mars Inc. The Bentonville Film Festival, in partnership with the Walmart AMP and Coca-Cola, is proud to present the My Country Nation Concert celebrating great music [...]

2016 Walk for Wishes

2016-04-07T14:27:23+00:00 April 7th, 2016|

         While not a part of the official 2016 Bentonville Film Festival activities, the Walk for Wishes provides festival attendees with a way to support a very worthwhile organization while visiting Bentonville this May. About Walk For Wishes Walk For Wishes® in Northwest Arkansas is a community-wide celebration and effort to grant [...]

Our 2016 Competition Films

2016-04-07T06:00:27+00:00 April 7th, 2016|

Geena Davis and the Bentonville Film Festival Announce 2016 Competition Slate Including full line up of documentary and narrative selections (BENTONVILLE, AR) – Geena Davis and the Bentonville Film Festival (BFF), which champions women and diverse voices in media announced today its narrative and documentary selections in competition to take place at the 2nd Annual [...]