NVFF 2017: The Narrative and Documentary Films in Core Competition

The Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF) is proud to announce the Narrative and Documentary Feature Films in core competition during NVFF17, November 8-12. Every year, the filmmakers in competition participate in our Artists-in-Residence (AIR) Program, and receive a six-night stay at Meadowood Napa Valley, a luxurious resort and spa. During the first two days [...]

By | 2017-09-19T16:16:57+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Festival, Film, News|0 Comments

NVFF Insider Tips: Where to Stay in Napa Valley

Napa Valley is home to a wide range of exquisite lodging options, from five-star resorts to intimate bed and breakfasts. Experience the perfect Wine Country getaway during the Napa Valley Film Festival. Remember, rooms fill up well before November, so make your reservations today! And be sure to mention you are coming for the [...]

By | 2017-08-11T16:31:45+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Travel|0 Comments

VGS Chateau Potelle: It’s Very Good S*!$

On the edge of downtown St. Helena sits a quaint white house with an inviting yellow door. As you make your way through the flower and topiary garden, both French, and American flags hang in the doorway. This is VGS Chateau Potelle. When owner Jean-Noel Fourmeaux du Sartel first came to America, he had [...]

By | 2017-09-21T16:23:24+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments

Streaming Now: Genre Breaking Films from Past Artists-in-Residence

Film festivals remain one of the only places where independent cinema can continue to thrive and flourish, as they are at the forefront of fostering new voices just waiting to be discovered. It is this philosophy that has helped shape the films screened at the Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF). Every year, NVFF welcomes [...]

By | 2017-08-09T17:18:42+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Film|0 Comments

Top 10 Reasons to Join the VIP Patron Circle

We’ve enumerated 10 undeniably electric reasons to join the VIP Patron Circle. Elevate your experience as part of this elite entourage at the 7th annual Napa Valley Film Festival, November 8-12. 1. Charm filmmakers, winemakers, and celebrities in candid conversations while dining side by side at the elegant and exclusive [...]

By | 2017-08-21T07:15:32+00:00 August 6th, 2017|Festival|0 Comments

NVFF Alums: Where are they now?

The Napa Valley Film Festival’s (NVFF) Artists-in-Residence (AIR) program is a unique networking and development opportunity for independent filmmakers. The directors of the Narrative and Documentary films in competition receive a six-night stay at Meadowood Napa Valley, and participate in two days of workshops and panels with our esteemed Festival Faculty. With the impending release [...]

By | 2017-08-09T12:02:24+00:00 July 29th, 2017|Festival|0 Comments

Paraduxx Wine Uncorks Innovation

A division of Duckhorn Wine Company, Paraduxx is the only Napa Valley winery solely dedicated to contemporary wine blends. To learn more about what makes a Paraduxx blend unqiue,  I talked with Don LaBorde, the Paraduxx Winemaker, about the way in which he utilizes his background in art and wine science to craft the perfect blend of [...]

By | 2017-08-17T07:41:46+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments

Welcome to the NVFF Vintner Circle, Davis Estates!

At the forefront of technology and modern rustic chic, Davis Estates is establishing itself as a winery with elegance, vision, and of course, fantastic wine. What started off as Mike and Sandy Davis’ dream is now a 155-acre property featuring wine caves, a historic barn, a hospitality center, and vineyards in Calistoga, Rutherford, Carneros, and [...]

By | 2017-09-14T12:16:20+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Food & Wine|0 Comments

NVFF Internship Programs

Each November, the Napa Valley Film Festival unveils a world-class production to celebrate the cinematic arts and enrich the community, by bringing films and filmmakers into historic theaters, venues that are quite literally built from the ground up, and middle and high school classrooms that span from Napa to Calistoga. What most people don’t realize, [...]

By | 2017-05-16T16:01:51+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Education, Festival|1 Comment
NVFF17 • NOV 8 - 12

NVFF17 • NOV 8 – 12