Don’t Miss Music & Entertainment at Diversity Drive

Make sure to stop by the BFF Bandstand this weekend for local music and entertainment, daily, from 4:00-6:00pm in Diversity Drive. Enjoy food, drinks and fun for the whole family. Friday: AFRIQUE AYA  AFRIQUE AYA is a multi-ethnic group of dancers and drummers dedicated to enjoying and sharing the music and culture of West Africa. Inspired [...]

2018-05-07T09:21:19+00:00 May 4th, 2018|

JUST ADDED: Free Screening of Ghetto Film School Today at 12:00pm

BFF has added a screening of the film CHARLEY HORSE, a Ghetto Film School production, with 8 student filmmakers in attendance for the Q&A. The film will screen at 12:00pm at the Appleblossom Theatre at Theatre Village presented by Synchrony. The screening is free and seats are available on a first-come, first serve basis. The [...]

2018-05-04T07:50:11+00:00 May 4th, 2018|

Legacy Tribute: Meg Ryan & Busy Philipps

The event is sold out, but if you were lucky enough to score tickets, here's what you can expect from today's Meg Ryan Legacy Tribute! We can't wait to welcome Meg back to BFF.   11:30:  SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE 2:00- 2:45: Meg Ryan Legacy Tribute hosted by Busy Philipps 3:15:  YOU'VE GOT MAIL [...]

2018-05-04T07:11:59+00:00 May 4th, 2018|

Easterseals Disability Film Challenge Unveils Finalists at BFF!

Congratulations to all of the filmmakers selected as finalists for the fifth annual Easterseals Disability Film Challenge. Finalists were announced and screened at a live event earlier today. As part of a new alliance, the 14 semi-finalists for the 5th annual Easterseals Disability Film Challenge were announced and screened at a live event today at BFF. This year's challenge [...]

2018-05-03T19:12:44+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|

Thursday Update: Outdoors Off // Indoors: ON!

Due to the rain and lightning, today's outdoor activities are closed - however - there is STILL LOTS TO DO at BFF! Movies screen all day at Theatre Village presented by Synchrony, Arvest Community Room, Marvel at Skylight, Walmart World Room, AMC Theatre at 21c. Discussion Events will go on all day at The Record. [...]

2018-05-03T11:40:53+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|

Just Added: Free Screening of THE HONOR LIST

Did you miss BFF's Opening Night film? Now's your chance to see it for free! THE HONOR LIST will screen at 4:00pm at the AMC Theatre at 21c, followed by a Q&A with Director Elissa Down. Admission is available on a first-come, first-serve at the door. The summer before high school, Piper, Sophie, Isabella, and [...]

2018-05-03T07:45:44+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|

BFF Daily Rewind: Day 2

In case you missed it: daily highlights from Day 2 of Bentonville Film Festival, with movies, panels and music!

2018-05-03T07:20:49+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|

Geena Davis: “All of us have the power to be changemakers.”

Co-Founder Geena Davis is excited about BFF's Discussion Events!  “We have convened the best intersectional voices from many industries to come to BFF to help us affect change,” she said. “From content creators to executives, athletes and experts, the most unique thing about BFF is that we are bringing them all together - under one roof. We [...]

2018-05-02T12:24:50+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|

BFF Daily Rewind: Day 1

Welcome to BFF! In case you missed it, check out the recap from Day 1 including the World Premiere of THE HONOR LIST and a live performance by Carly Pearce. There's lots more to come this week...

2018-05-02T06:23:31+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|

BFF is About to Change Your Movie-Going Experience Forever

Do you love hearing behind-the-scenes info about "movie magic?" If so, don't miss what makes seeing a movie at a film festival an experience like no other. It's your chance to ask them anything you want about how their movies were made. Whether you like blockbusters, indie films, documentaries, famous actors or up-and-coming faces, we [...]

2018-05-01T12:55:59+00:00 May 1st, 2018|