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4th Annual Bentonville Film Festival Dates Announced

2017-09-28T19:44:07+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

2017-09-05T20:29:38+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 

2017-09-05T20:34:03+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

2017-04-27T12:56:28+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

2017-03-22T15:40:08+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

2016-09-28T12:00:45+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 & [...]

GEENA DAVIS AND THE BENTONVILLE FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCE 2016 COMPETITION WINNERS Lifetime Adds Script Writing Competition

2016-05-08T10:40:09+00:00 May 8th, 2016|

  The second annual Bentonville Film Festival which champions women and diverse voices in media, announced the winners of its film competition Saturday, May 7 at an Awards Show hosted by Luvvie Ajayi, award-winning writer, speaker and digital strategist who thrives at the intersection of comedy, technology and activism. BFF is the only festival to [...]

Bentonville Film Festival Announces Celebrity Appearances and Book Signing at Walmart Neighborhood Market Bentonville Square

2016-05-06T08:09:03+00:00 May 6th, 2016|

WHAT: In conjunction with the Bentonville Film Festival, Nely Galán and Kimberly Paisley will be in appearance at the Walmart Neighborhood Market Bentonville Square on Friday, May 6, 2016. Each will be signing recently published books and meeting with fans. Nely Galán (12 pm) ‘Self Made: Becoming Empowered, Self-Reliant and Rich in Every Way.' Nely [...]

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 [...]