NCFF Fundraiser & Screening of Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid

Jesse LocksNews

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

Nevada City Film Festival Youth Film Council

Jesse LocksNews

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

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

NCFF Media Maker Residency – February 2-5, 2017

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The Nevada City Film Festival is pleased to announce their inaugural Media Maker Residency, February 2-5, 2017 in beautiful, historic Nevada City, CA. The Nevada City Film Festival’s Media Maker Residency unites aspiring and established filmmakers, writers and media creators around the power of story. This unique four-day intensive located in the Sierra Foothills of Northern California, in the historic … Read More

Submissions Now Open for 2016 Nevada City Film Festival

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The award-winning Nevada City Film Festival (NCFF) is pleased to announce that submissions are open! NCFF kicks off September 8-11, 2016, in the beautiful Gold Rush era town of Nevada City, CA. Now in its 16th year, the film festival continues to bring together an ever-expanding regional audience of movie lovers with emerging and top independent filmmakers to showcase award-winning … Read More

NCFF Festival Directors Share Their Must See Films at 2014 Festival

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When you are a festival director, choosing a top five list of must-see films is kind of like asking which one of your kids is your favorite – it’s impossible.  Each film is special in its own way.  They make us laugh, cry or both, sometimes at the same time.  They expose us to real and imaginary worlds in far away … Read More

Student Film Showcase at 2014 Nevada City Film Festival

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Saturday, September 6, 2014, 11am Miners Foundry Cultural Center, 327 Spring Street, Nevada City, CA Tickets: $9 GA, $7 students, seniors and Magic Lantern Film Society members Tickets available at the door or online at nevadacityfilmfestival.com The 14th Annual Nevada City Film Festival, September 4th-7th, will feature a brand-new program this year, featuring brand-new filmmakers. The festival’s first “Student Film Showcase” will include … Read More

Internships for 2014 Film Festival

Jesse LocksNews

The 14th Annual Nevada City Film Festival is seeking interns in the areas of Marketing, Public Relations, and Production. Our interns have the unique opportunity to be intimately involved in the planning and documentation of the festival. Through this involvement, the intern will learn and understand the many aspects of planning and executing a fully integrated marketing and public relations … Read More