Insider’s Guide to NCFF 2017

Jesse LocksNews

What kind of film fester are you? We understand, film festing is hard. With over 100 films to choose from at this year’s film festival, it can seem a little overwhelming.  That’s why we devised this handy guide to help you along the path of independent film enlightenment! So whether you are interested in checking out the international shorts, rubbing … Read More

It’s True…Bill Nye, The Science Guy is coming to the Nevada City Film Festival

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This September, the Nevada City Film Festival (NCFF) embarks on its 17th year with a seven-day voyage to explore the human experience through the best in independent cinema. Beginning with the birth of filmmaking and the rise of black and white silent films, leading into modern day talkies and ending with the future of filmmaking with Virtual Reality, festival-goers will … Read More

NCFF Fundraiser & Screening of Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid

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On August 18 the Nevada City Film Festival will be hosting a complimentary screening of the 1969 Western classic Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid, the true story of fast-draws and wild rides, battles with posses, train and bank robberies, a torrid love affair and a new lease on life in far-away Bolivia. It is also a character study of … Read More

Stay & Play Package for Nevada City Film Festival

Jesse LocksNevada City, News

This September, the Nevada City Film Festival and Inn Town Campground have teamed up to offer visitors an affordable vacation package to explore the beautiful historic Gold Rush era town and enjoy it’s growing arts scene. Nevada City, is home to the “Sundance of the Sierra” also known to locals as the Nevada City Film Festival! From September 8-15, the … Read More

HOW TO MOVIE UNDER THE PINES

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Nevada City Film Festival is proud to offer our community the unique experience of viewing some of the most beloved films of our time under the glorious trees of Nevada County as part of our aptly-named Movies Under The Pines series. In order to ensure you receive maximum viewing pleasure we have a few suggestions to offer. With guidance from … Read More

Nevada City Film Festival Youth Film Council

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The Nevada City Film Festival is sponsoring a weekly club/workshop for teenagers to learn about filmmaking and different forms of media. This includes viewing films and learning the steps to creating films such as writing screenplays, filming and editing, submitting your films to film festivals, and promoting and marketing your film. We plan to come up with a group project … Read More

Movie Under the Pines 2017

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The Nevada City Film Festival (NCFF), City of Nevada City and the Nevada County Fairgrounds presents an outdoor cinema experience for the entire family. KNOW & GO WHAT: Nevada City Film Festival presents Movies Under the Pines WHEN: Summer 2017, Gates 7pm, Film 8:30pm (or Dusk) WHERE: Pioneer Park, Band Shell, Nevada City, CA & Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley, … Read More

The Craft of Screenwriting

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Do you have a story that needs to be told? Have you started writing a screenplay and hit a creative wall? Are you looking for a supportive group of like-minded creatives to share your work with? Nevada City Film Festival will host The Craft of Screenwriting, a 2-day workshop on everything you need to write a 10-minute short film script, … Read More

Submissions Open for 2017 Nevada City Film Festival

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Submissions are now open for the award-winning Nevada City Film Festival (NCFF). Named the “Sundance of the Sierra” and recognized by Moviemaker Magazine as one of the Top 50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee in 2016, the Nevada City Film Festival brings together an ever-expanding regional audience of movie lovers with emerging and top independent filmmakers to showcase award-winning … Read More