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50th Annual

Nashville Film Festival

October 3-12, 2019

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The Nashville Film Festival (NashFilm) is a globally-recognized non-profit organization and cultural event presenting the best in world cinema, American independent films and documentaries by veteran masters, up-and-coming directors, and first-time filmmakers.

With Academy Award® qualifying status, the Nashville Film Festival celebrates innovation, music and the many voices of the human spirit through the art of film. Originally founded in 1969, the Nashville Film Festival is one of the first film festivals in the United States and will celebrate its 50th Anniversary in October, 2019.

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The Nashville Film Festival (NashFilm) is a globally-recognized non-profit organization and cultural event presenting the best in the world cinema, American independent films and documentaries by veteran masters, up-and-coming directors, and first-time filmmakers.

With Academy Award® qualifying status, the Nashville Film Festival celebrates innovation, music and the many voices of the human spirit through the art of film. Originally founded in 1969, the Nashville Film Festival is one of the first film festivals in the United States and will celebrate its 50th Anniversary in October, 2019.

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NEWS & FEATURES

NashFilm Presents “Movies on Tap” Screening Series

The Nashville Film Festival and Jackalope Brewing Company present ‘Movies on Tap!’ – a summer screening series combining our love for film and beer. The next event will be Saturday, June 29, 2019.  Movie trivia with Nerdy Talk begins at 6:30 P.M. with the film screening following at 7:30 P.M. Throughout the summer, our forces…

NashFilm Named “50 Best” Festivals by Movie Maker Magazine

The Nashville Film Festival has been named among the “50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee in 2019” by MovieMaker magazine.  Editors evaluated hundreds of film festivals based on a broad mix of criteria (focused on benefits to the filmmakers) including high-quality networking opportunities, social activities, pitch sessions, competitions and travel and lodging support.  Every…

NEWS & FEATURES

NashFilm Presents “Movies on Tap” Screening Series

The Nashville Film Festival and Jackalope Brewing Company present ‘Movies on Tap!’ – a summer screening series combining our love for film and beer. The next event will be Saturday, June 29, 2019.  Movie trivia with Nerdy Talk begins at 6:30 P.M. with the film screening following at 7:30 P.M. Throughout the summer, our forces…

NashFilm Named “50 Best” Festivals by Movie Maker Magazine

The Nashville Film Festival has been named among the “50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee in 2019” by MovieMaker magazine.  Editors evaluated hundreds of film festivals based on a broad mix of criteria (focused on benefits to the filmmakers) including high-quality networking opportunities, social activities, pitch sessions, competitions and travel and lodging support.  Every…

SPOTLIGHT FILM

THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM – (NEON) – NOW PLAYING

 

THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM chronicles the eight-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature.

Through dogged perseverance and embracing the opportunity provided by nature’s conflicts, the Chesters unlock and uncover a biodiverse design for living that exists far beyond their farm, its seasons, and our wildest imagination.

Featuring breathtaking cinematography, captivating animals, and an urgent message to heed Mother Nature’s call, THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM provides us all a vital blueprint for better living and a healthier planet.

Directed by:  John Chester

Written by: John Chester, Mark Monroe

Starring:  John Chester, Molly Chester

Official Film Site:  Biggest Little Farm

Official Trailer:  Biggest Little Farm Trailer

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