6 Things You Never Knew About Charles Krug Legendary Actor Kurt Russell

Throughout his impressive fifty-year career, Kurt Russell has crossed genres to play some of Hollywood’s most memorable roles. Kurt is perhaps best known for his several collaborations with director John Carpenter, which include the films The Thing, Big Trouble in Little China, Escape from New York, and its sequel, Escape from L.A. Kurt also gave [...]

By | 2017-08-14T14:47:35+00:00 September 28th, 2016|Festival, News|0 Comments

The Filmmakers Are Coming to Napa Valley

There is a crisp chill in the air, the leaves are starting to change, and while some are thinking of Pumpkin Spice and cozy sweaters, the people of Napa Valley have two different things on their mind: harvest, and of course, the Napa Valley Film Festival. When the vineyards explode with fall colors, it's a sign: [...]

By | 2017-08-14T15:28:08+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Festival, Film, Food & Wine, News, Travel|0 Comments

The Hidden History of Dr. Wilkinson’s

At NVFF, we’ve always been proud of our ability to bring the best of film, food, and wine culture to our patrons. Being based in the Napa Valley has presented us with a great opportunity in our search—often times, we don’t have to look too far. Among the beautiful rolling hills, this place is rich [...]

By | 2017-08-14T14:47:42+00:00 September 24th, 2016|Festival, News|0 Comments

Behind the Vines: Eleven Eleven Wines

There are many reasons one could provide when probed with the question “What made you decide to start a winery?” On a simple level, a love of viticulture, fermented beverages, and farming suffice. However Ellie Anest, Aurelien Roulin and Carol Vassiliadis, founders of Eleven Eleven Wines, credit the hand of fate as the major force [...]

By | 2017-08-14T14:47:47+00:00 September 20th, 2016|Festival, Food & Wine, News|0 Comments

Behind The Vines: Charles Krug Winery

For the last half century, the Mondavi name has been synonymous with successful Napa Valley winemaking. In a region with well over 500 wineries, only a handful can claim the same legacy and passion that defines Charles Krug Winery, and the Mondavi family. Speaking with Peter Mondavi Jr., we learned what it means to earn [...]

By | 2017-06-27T14:42:58+00:00 September 15th, 2016|Festival, Food & Wine, News|0 Comments

10 Things You Never Knew About Chloe Grace Moretz

Chloe Grace Moretz has been captivating audiences since she was five years old. Her breakout role as 'Hit-Girl' in Matthew Vaughn's cult-classic film Kick-Ass, followed by a starring role in Matt Reeves' remake of Let Me In, landed her on TIME Magazine's prestigious Top 10 Performances of the Year list as well as the New York [...]

By | 2017-08-14T14:47:52+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Festival, Film, News|0 Comments

Meet The Theaters

These unique theaters in Napa, Yountville, St. Helena, and Calistoga showcase our films and provide the forum for post-screening Q&As with attending filmmakers. From turn-of-the-century art house theaters, to state-of-the-art facilities, our theaters provide memorable movie watching environments. Keep an eye on the Intimacy Rating: the more stars, the smaller and more intimate the venue. [...]

By | 2017-08-14T14:48:06+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Festival, Film, Food & Wine, News, Travel|0 Comments

Easy Wine Popsicle Recipes

The mornings are getting foggier, the sun is setting earlier, and the vineyards are all in various stages of harvest. It's true: summer is coming to an end here in Napa Valley, and that means it's time to send summer wines off with a bang (and to buy your passes before the NVFF16 Summer Sale [...]

By | 2017-08-14T14:48:13+00:00 September 3rd, 2016|Festival, Food & Wine|0 Comments
NVFF17 • NOV 8 - 12

NVFF17 • NOV 8 – 12