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See the 2018 Award Winning Films!

Winner: Best Short and Best Episodic by Jury and Audience, 10:00 am: THE BROWNLIST, Directors: Kelly Walker and Ryan Garcia; and BEAST, Director Ben Strang; LABORATORY CONDITIONS, Director Jocelyn Stamat; BROOKLYNIFCATION, Director Keith Miller Winner: Best of Fest, 10:00 am: F.R.E.D.I., Director Sean Olson Winner: Audience Award Best Documentary, 12:30pm: LOVE ALWAYS MOM, Directors Tricia Russo, Craig E. Shapiro Winner: Best Documentary [...]

2018-05-06T07:22:32-05:00May 6th, 2018|

Congratulations to our 2018 Award Winning Films!

The 2018 Award Winning Films, and honors at an Awards Ceremony, presented by P&G, at the Crystal Bridges American Museum of Art.  All films will screen at the Skylight Cinema on Sunday, May 6. The show was hosted by The Real’s Loni Love, and presenters included festival Co-Founders Geena Davis and Trevor Drinkwater, and actor [...]

2018-05-10T08:50:34-05:00May 5th, 2018|

It’s Fiesta At The Fest!

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with BFF! We've got a full day of fiesta happening at Legion Lane with music DJ'd by Univision, authentic local flavor from La Caretta & Yeyo food trucks, and hands-on activities for the whole family provided by Amazeum. Plus, enjoy live mariachi from 3-5 to round out your Cinco de Mayo!  The festival will [...]

2018-05-05T12:25:19-05:00May 5th, 2018|

JUST ADDED: Black Panther Encore + CommonSense Media Family Friendly Film Guide

Our friends at CommonSense Media have put together a list of their favorite family films playing at BFF this weekend. Check out this parent's guide including recommendations, suggested viewing ages, reviews and more! BLACK PANTHER Saturday, May 5th @ 10:00am at Skylight Free Tickets Available at Skylight Box Office /Limit 4 per person Recommended Age: [...]

2018-05-04T12:43:50-05:00May 4th, 2018|

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 [...]

2018-05-07T09:21:19-05:00May 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 [...]

2018-05-04T07:50:11-05:00May 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 [...]

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