ROMEO IS BLEEDING: WHAT YOU MISSED

On Wednesday night, March 16 at 5pm, the Napa Valley Film Festival presented the 2015 Jury award winning film Romeo is Bleeding to an audience of roughly 200 Napa Valley community members, including teachers, high school students, and parents. The film, screened at the Napa Valley Unified School District auditorium, brings awareness to the escalating [...]

By | 2017-02-21T04:59:28+00:00 March 20th, 2016|Education, Festival, Film, News|0 Comments

NVFF15 FILMS WIN BIG THIS AWARDS SEASON

Here at NVFF we are hungry for stories that engage and inspire. We crave characters that compel. We look for films that delight, as well those which expand our view of the world and motivate us to create change. The following films were selected to be a part of our festival because they exceded those [...]

By | 2017-08-14T15:28:31+00:00 February 29th, 2016|Festival, Film|0 Comments

NVFF EDUCATION EVENT: ROMEO IS BLEEDING

ABOUT THE EVENT All Bay Area residents are invited to a special FREE screening in the NVUSD Auditorium of the 2015 NVFF Jury Award for Best Documentary Winner Romeo Is Bleeding. Following the screening, there will be a short performance by the film’s subject, Richmond’s own Poet Laureate Donté Clark, and Q&A with Producer Michael Klein. [...]

By | 2017-02-21T04:59:53+00:00 February 22nd, 2016|Education, Festival, Film, News|0 Comments

WATCH THIS! FILMS TO WATCH, READ, AND REMEMBER FEBRUARY 19 – 26

All those not in favor of rich stories and moving performances need not read further. This batch of NVFF Alumni Films features romance, humor, history, and so much more. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d7uSr34IrE8&nohtml5=False LIFE IN COLOR Josh McDermitt | Katharine Emmer | Adam Lustick | Jim O'Heir | Fortune Feimster Mary, a miserably unattentive nanny, reluctantly shares a joint with Homer, the [...]

By | 2017-08-14T15:29:33+00:00 February 19th, 2016|Festival, Film|0 Comments

6 NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS FOR THE BEST YEAR OF YOUR LIFE

The New Year begins tomorrow! Start it off right with these six New Year's resolutions you can actually keep.   1. EAT BETTER Notice we didn't say eat "healthier"? While you should always aim for health, this year think about the overall quality of your food. Not all vegetables are created equal. Besides, once you've tasted [...]

By | 2017-08-14T15:30:46+00:00 December 31st, 2015|Festival, Film, Food & Wine, Travel|0 Comments

WATCH THIS! FILMS TO WATCH DECEMBER 18 – 24

(Photo via Life Magazine)   The Holidays are the perfect time for friendly gatherings of the movie marathon variety. Grab some popcorn, pour yourself some eggnog, sit back and enjoy these three NVFF alumni films in the company of friends.   LAUGH (AND CRY) WITH HOLIDAY HIT LOVE THE COOPERS WATCH THE TRAILER Looking for [...]

By | 2017-08-14T15:09:18+00:00 December 18th, 2015|Festival, Film|0 Comments

INSIDE NVFF’S INSPIRE 2015

On Tuesday of November 10, 2015, 1200 Napa County middle and high school students attended an exclusive sneak preview of two incredibly insightful documentaries on the eve of the Napa Valley Film Festival at the Lincoln Theater in Yountville. This wonderful opportunity was made possible by the NVFF’s INSPIRE Program, appropriately named INSPIRE 2015. Through [...]

By | 2015-12-07T09:59:33+00:00 December 7th, 2015|Festival, Film, News|0 Comments
NVFF17 • NOV 8 - 12

NVFF17 • NOV 8 – 12