Nevada City Film Festival 2022

 August 26th – 27th

The Nevada City Film Festival (NCFF) was recently recognized by Moviemaker Magazine as one of the top “50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee” and was voted #3 Film Festival in the US by USA Today 10Best.

Every summer, the Nevada City Film Festival makes art into a party, bringing award-winning shorts and feature films from around the world to the historic venues of Nevada City, CA. The week-long celebration of art, music, and independent filmmaking, NCFF includes screenings, workshops, special performances, parties, and a live comedy show.

This year’s festival will be streamed entirely online. Just like with Netflix, Hulu, Amazon or any other streaming service, you will be able to watch this year’s films from home via their television, computer or smart phone. you can either purchase films or programs individually or an online festival pass. Films are available to watch at your leisure from August 27 through September 12. Tickets are $8/per film or program or buy the entire festival pass for $75. More information at

NCFF is known for recognizing and supporting new talent including independent filmmakers such as Jonathan Krisel (Portlandia, Baskets), Jason Sussberg (Bill Nye: Science Guy), Patrick Brice (Corporate Animals, The Overnight), Greg Finton (Dazed & Confused, The World According to Dick Cheney), Augustine Frizzell (Never Goin’ Back), David Zellner (Damsel, Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter), Christina Choe (Nancy), animator and performance artist Miwa Matryek, and animator Galen Pehrson, among others.

In previous years NCFF has hosted filmmakers such as Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris (Little Miss Sunshine, Ruby Sparks), Mike Mills, Wesley Allsbrook, Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim (Cartoon Networks Tim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!), Bill Nye (the Science Guy), and comedians including Maria Bamford, Tig Notaro, Nick Kroll, Natasha Leggero, Nick Thune and Marc Maron.

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