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51ˢᵗ Nashville Film Festival

October 1 - 7, 2020

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 present its 51st annual festival October 1-7, 2020.

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

“Black & White Bash” @ OPERA NOIR filmfest!

The Nashville Film Festival and the Nashville Opera are proud to present the “Black & White Bash” on Sunday, March 1, 2020 in celebration of the Opera Noir filmfest. Some of Nashville’s most innovative filmmakers created two-minute black-and-white films inspired by John Hoomes’ new noir staging of Verdi’s RIGOLETTO.  The “Black & White Bash” will…

NashFilm 2020 Screenwriting Competition – Open for Entries

NashFilm’s 2020 Screenwriting Competition is now open for entries.  Earlybird deadline is March 27. Now entering it’s 7th year, the Screenwriting Competition is an important part of the Nashville Film Festival and an opportunity for talented screenwriters to showcase their work and network with other filmmakers, industry executives and other accomplished writers. Enter here:  …

NEWS & FEATURES

“Black & White Bash” @ OPERA NOIR filmfest!

The Nashville Film Festival and the Nashville Opera are proud to present the “Black & White Bash” on Sunday, March 1, 2020 in celebration of the Opera Noir filmfest. Some of Nashville’s most innovative filmmakers created two-minute black-and-white films inspired by John Hoomes’ new noir staging of Verdi’s RIGOLETTO.  The “Black & White Bash” will…

NashFilm 2020 Screenwriting Competition – Open for Entries

NashFilm’s 2020 Screenwriting Competition is now open for entries.  Earlybird deadline is March 27. Now entering it’s 7th year, the Screenwriting Competition is an important part of the Nashville Film Festival and an opportunity for talented screenwriters to showcase their work and network with other filmmakers, industry executives and other accomplished writers. Enter here:  …

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