Press Releases

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…

Nashville Film Festival Announces Top 3 Winners of Song Competition
Friday, March 31, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Mackenzie Robert                          Mackenzie@nashfilm.org 03/27/2017 Nashville, TN –  The Nashville Film Festival announces the 30 Finalists selected for its Inaugural Song Competition.  The Finalists were selected from submissions from across the globe ranging all musical genres.  This song competition is part of our 2017 Music Supervisor Program. This program has…

Nashville Film Festival Announces  Song Competition Top 30 Finalists
Thursday, March 30, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                  Media Contact: Mackenzie Robert                          Mackenzie@nashfilm.org 03/27/2017 Nashville, TN –  The Nashville Film Festival announces the 30 Finalists selected for its Inaugural Song Competition.  The Finalists were selected from submissions from across the…

Nashville Film Festival Announces Screenwriting Competition Finalists
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Nashville, TN –  The Nashville Film Festival announces the 54 Finalists selected for their 4th annual Screenwriting Competition. The Finalists were selected from over 1,300 submissions from all over the world including feature-length screenplays, short screenplays, and teleplays. The Top 3 Finalists were selected in all categories and scored into the Top 4% of submissions. This year’s…