Press Releases

Nashville Film Festival Announces New Board Members and Leadership
Monday, July 24, 2017

  July 20, 2018 – Nashville, TN – Nashville Film Festival announces new and returning board members for the 2017-2018 year as well as new leadership. New members include David Haspel of Haspel Communications, Inc., Tracy Gershon of Red Light Management, Adrien Good of Flood, Bumstead, McCready & McCarthy, Inc., Claude Kelly – American Singer-Songwriter, Brittany Schaffer of…

The Nashville Film Festival Announces Screenwriting Competition Winners
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

The Nashville Film Festival announces the winners of their 4th annual Screenwriting Competition. The winners were selected from over 1,300 submissions from all over the world including feature-length screenplays, short screenplays, and teleplays. Winners were chosen by a team of 27 industry professionals including agents, writers, producers, and directors for companies such as APA Agency, Bob’s Burgers, and Voltage Pictures. Grand…

Nashville Film Festival Announces: 2017 Feature Award Winners
Saturday, April 29, 2017

Feature Award Winners NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES FEATURE FILM AWARDS FOR 2017 NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL Top Prizes Go to Some Freaks, The Eremites, Dog Years, Revengeance, The Nest, A Closer Walk With Thee Honorable mentions include  I, Philip, Wolves, Birdboy: The Forgotten Children, La Soledad, Score: A Film Music Documentary, Play The Devil Nashville, TN – Nashville Film Festival announced the prizes…

Nashville Film Festival Announces 2017 Shorts Awards Recipients
Monday, April 24, 2017

Nashville, TN – Winners of the 2017 Nashville Film Festival jury prizes were announced at a ceremony last night where What Tears Us Apart, Garden Party and Refugee each became eligible for submission for the 2018 Academy Awards, as long as they otherwise meet all other eligibility requirements.  Awards were announced by Festival’s Artistic Director, Brian Owens….

Best Original Song and VER Best Cinematography Award Announced
Thursday, April 20, 2017

The Nashville Film Festival announces the nominees for Best Original Song and nominees for VER Best Cinematography Award. Nominees for theVER Best Cinematography Award were selected from American films and the winner will receive a $10,000 prize package from VER. The nominated songs were written and recorded specifically for 2017 Nashville Film Festival feature length films. This year’s winners will be announced at an award ceremony…