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To join our press list or receive more information, please contact Zaf Yumru.

 

December 7, 2018

Whose Magazine?

Behind The Scenes of 2018 New Orleans Film Festival: Reunion Dinner and Screening of Cane River

 

December 6, 2018

WGNO TV

Louisiana-shot flick, “Green Book” nominated for five Golden Globe awards

 

December 5, 2018

Chicago Tribune

Hobart native and actor Mike Hatton enjoying Oscar buzz of lastest film ‘Green Book’

 

December 5, 2018

Las Culturistas Podcast

“Niche!” (w/ Jordan Firstman & Charles Rogers)

 

December 1, 2018

Daily Mail UK

“Carey Mulligan cuts a casual figure…”

 

November 28, 2018

KEEL

Oscar Buzz Builds for Movie Filmed in Louisiana

 

November 28, 2018

Daily Mail UK

Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan both beam at special screening of new film Wildlife in New York City

 

November 23, 2018

WBGO.org

Film Critic Harlan Jacobson Reviews Potential Oscar Favorites

 

November 21, 2018

Freetimes

How a Documentary of Bakari Sellers’ Run for Lieutenant Governor Became a Rumination on Modern Racism

 

November 20, 2018

WWNO.org

Inside The Arts: Improvisation Across The Arts, Latin Music Allstars, Green Project Gala

 

November 19, 2018

Screenarchy

THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS Interview: Tim Blake Nelson

 

November 18, 2018

NOLA.com

Viggo Mortensen, on ‘Green Book,’ red carpets and one memorable road trip

 

November 15, 2018

Mid-City Messenger

This Week at The Broad: Be Thankful for All the Wizards in Your Life

 

November 15, 2018

NOLA.com

Where was ‘Green Book’ filmed? A rundown of New Orleans shooting locations

 

November 14, 2018

The State

Bakari Sellers film on racism in politics, Charleston shooting, to premiere in Columbia

 

November 14, 2018

The Advocate

‘Green Book,’ shot in New Orleans and southeast Louisiana, mixes drama with odd-couple moments

 

November 13, 2018

Cinestaan

After Diljit Dosanjh’s Soorma, Deepak Singh produces a film on unheralded Sikh boxer

 

November 11, 2018

FilmFestivals.com

The 29th New Orleans Film Festival Awards Announced

 

November 10, 2018

WGNO.com

Hollywood South News with Jabari: Celebrities spotted at the Saints game & The True Don Quixote takes home Audience Award at the New Orleans Film Fest

 

November 7, 2018

Mid-City Messenger

This Week at The Broad: It’s a Wild, Wild, Life

 

November 5, 2018

The Maroon

The New Orleans Film Festival proves that anyone can be Don Quixote

 

November 5, 2018

Slant Magazine

The Regional Is Universal at the New Orleans Film Festival

 

November 1, 2018

Leonard Earl Johnson’s Blog

The 29th Annual  New Orleans Film Festival

 

November 1, 2018

The New Orleans Advocate

New Orleans Film Festival announces 2018 winners; ‘Green Book,’ ‘Buckjumping’ take top honors

 

November 1, 2018

NOLA.com

‘Buckjumping,’ ‘A Tuba to Cuba’ among 2018 New Orleans Film Fest winners

 

November 1, 2018

Big Easy Magazine

Neaux Reel Idea: The #NOFF2018 Wrap Around

 

October 31, 2018

Offbeat Magazine

Winners Of The 29th Annual New Orleans Film Festival Announced

 

October 31, 2018

Under The Radar Magazine

Wildlife

 

October 30, 2018

Big Easy Magazine

Neaux Reel Idea: Cane River #NOFF2018 Review

 

October 29, 2018

Louisiana Weekly

Council president Jason Williams announces bid for O.P.D.A.

 

October 29, 2018

Louisiana Weekly

The Green Book featured at N.O. Film Fest

 

October 28, 2018

LSU Now

How a locally made short film aims to shed light on the biracial experience in America

 

October 28, 2018

The New Orleans Advocate

Orleans district attorney skips premiere of film featuring him

 

October 26, 2018

NOLA.com

Jason Williams is running for DA, but where does that leave Leon Cannizzaro?

 

October 26, 2018

Gambit Weekly

Premiere: Watch ‘Fly By’ from New Orleans duo People Museum

 

October 26, 2018

WGNO-NO ABC

News With a Twist at 10PM

 

October 25, 2018

The Livingston Parish News

Documentary from Livingston Parish filmmaker makes cut for 29th Annual New Orleans Film Festival

 

October 25, 2018

Tulane Hullabaloo

Coen Brothers’ ‘The Ballad of Buster Scruggs’ premieres at New Orleans Film Festival

 

October 25, 2018

NOLA.com

Pres Hall doc ‘A Tuba to Cuba’ highlights last day of the 2018 N.O. Film Fest

 

October 24, 2018

NOLA.com

Powerful ‘Boy Erased’ highlights Day 7 of the 2018 New Orleans Film Fest

 

October 23, 2018

Vimooz.com

BUCKJUMPING Documentary on Dance Culture in New Orleans Premiered at New Orleans Film Festival [Trailer]

 

October 23, 2018

WGNO ABC

‘Buckjumping’ documentary shows off New Orleans dance culture

 

October 23, 2018

Very Local New Orleans

Local Filmmaker Uses Her Art for Heart, People of NOLA

 

October 22, 2018

NOLA.com

‘Bathtubs Over Broadway’ highlights Day 6 of the 2018 N.O. Film Fest

 

October 22, 2018

Gambit Weekly

Pres Hall meets Cuban jazz in documentary ‘A Tuba to Cuba’

 

October 22, 2018

Off Beat Magazine

Review: Lily Keber’s “Buckjumping” Empowers

 

October 22, 2018

Very Local New Orleans

BEST BETS: MAXWELL, NOLA SOUNDS SHOWCASE AND MORE FILM FEST PICKS

 

October 22, 2018

Uptown Messenger

Film festival selection features Central City youth football team and combating violence-based trauma

 

October 21, 2018

WGNO ABC

Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt makes appearance at New Orleans Film Fest

 

October 21, 2018

NOLA.com

‘Buckjumping’ highlights Day 5 of the 2018 N.O. Film Fest

 

October 19, 2018

WGNO ABC

Hollywood South News with Jabari: Oscar Contender “Green Book” premieres at the New Orleans Film Festival

 

October 19, 2018

NOLA.com

Charming ‘Science Fair’ tops Day 3 of the 2018 N.O. Film Fest

 

October 19, 2018

NOLA.com

Here’s how you can hang with Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Tim Blake Nelson at the N.O. Film Fest

 

October 18, 2018

The George-Anne

Georgia Southern professor to have short films shown at film festival

 

October 18, 2018

WWNO 

Local Student Represents New Orleans At Global Climate Summit

 

October 18, 2018

NOLA.com

‘A Man and His Trumpet: The Leroy Jones Story’ tops Day 2 of the 2018 N.O. Film Fest

 

October 18, 2018

NOLA.com

Oscar contender ‘Green Book’ gets 2018 New Orleans Film Festival off to a flashy start

 

October 18, 2018

Mid City Messenger

Local directors bring New Orleans perspectives to film festival

 

October 17, 2018

Consulate General of France in New Orleans

Our picks: 2018 New Orleans Film Festival

 

October 16, 2018

Together We NOLA

All Film Events

 

October 16, 2018

The New Orleans Advocate

Rescued from a studio vault, ‘Cane River’ screened after three decades

 

October 15, 2018

Miniflix TV

New Orleans Film Festival 2018 Short Film Preview

 

October 15, 2018

Nola.com

The Times-Picyaune’s ‘Children of Central City’ nominated for regional Emmy

 

October 15, 2018

Gambit Weekly

Review: ‘Roll Red Roll’

 

October 15, 2018

Gambit Weekly

Review: ‘Bathtubs Over Broadway,’ a tribute to ‘industrial musicals’ from a cratedigging fan

 

October 15, 2018

Gambit Weekly

Review: Gentrification, roller skating and hip-hop in these ‘United Skates’

 

October 15, 2018

Gambit Weekly

Review: Worlds collide in hilarious, heartbreaking ‘The Gospel of Eureka’

 

October 15, 2018

Gambit Weekly

Review: Lily Keber’s ‘Buckjumping’ captures New Orleans dance culture

 

October 15, 2018

Very Local New Orleans

Best Bets: New Orleans Film Festival, Beetlejuice and Kevin Hart

 

October 15, 2018

Off Beat Magazine

OffBeat Radio 30: Leroy Jones, Music Premieres And More!

 

October 15, 2018

Gambit Weekly

Review: Strength takes many shapes in ‘Man Made’

 

October 15, 2018

Gambit Weekly

New Orleans Film Festival spotlights the South with 29th annual event

 

October 15, 2018

Gambit Weekly

7 must-see short films at the 2018 New Orleans Film Festival

 

October 14, 2018

Gambit Weekly

The 2018 New Orleans Film Festival Spotlights Southern and Women Filmmakers

 

October 12, 2018

New Orleans Public Radio

New Orleans At The Movies: 2018 Film Festival Emphasizes Diverse, Local Voices

 

October 12, 2018

WGNO ABC TV

Hollywood South News with Jabari: The New Orleans Film Festival is ready!

 

October 12, 2018

Very Local New Orleans

Q&A: ‘That Actor Guy’ Martin Bats Bradford On ‘Tales From The Hood 2’ And 50 Cent

 

October 11, 2018

Henry Herald

Past Emmy-winning Jenks student filmmaker has new documentary accepted to New Orleans festival

 

October 11, 2018

Benzinga

Actress Ann Mahoney From The Walking Dead Stars in The True Don Quixote Premiering at The New Orleans Film Festival 2018

 

October 11, 2018

nola.com – The Times Picayune

9 must-see movies at the 2018 New Orleans Film Festival

 

October 11, 2018

OffBeat Magazine

See A NOLA Screening Of ‘A Man And His Trumpet: The Leroy Jones Story’

 

October 9, 2018

WWNO.org

Inside The Arts: New Orleans Film Fest, Taco Truck Film, Preservation Hall Legacy Awards

 

October 9, 2018

The New Orleans Advocate

New Orleans Film Fest explores race, culture, history in diverse lineup

 

October 9, 2018

The New Orleans Advocate

New Orleans and Louisiana are backdrop for ‘Green Book,’ including a rare snowfall

 

October 8, 2018

Center for Asian American Media

CAAM AT NEW ORLEANS FILM FESTIVAL 2018

 

October 8, 2018

Center for Asian American Media

Q&A WITH ADELE FREE PHAM, “NAILED IT” DOCUMENTARY DIRECTOR

 

October 6, 2018

WGNO ABC TV

Usher Invites Folks to the 29th New Orleans Film Festival

 

October 5, 2018

VARIETY

Buffalo 8 to Launch Digital Distribution Division

 

October 1, 2018

New Orleans Living Magazine

Arts: October 2018

 

September 28, 2018

WGNO ABC TV

NOLA shot ‘The Green Book’ to premiere at New Orleans Film Festival

 

Gambit Weekly

October 24, 2018

Festivals and events coming to New Orleans in fall 2018

 

September 19, 2018

The New Orleans Advocate

People’s Choice winner ‘Green Book’ to kick off New Orleans Film Fest Oct. 17

 

September 19, 2018

Deadline Hollywood

New Orleans Film Festival Books ‘Green Book’; Screen Media Acquires ‘Luz’; Chien-Ming Wang Docu To Passion River – Film Briefs

 

September 19, 2018

Nola.com

‘Green Book’ named opening-night selection of 2018 New Orleans Film Festival

 

September 5, 2018

Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Caribbean and Cuban programming to be featured at the 29th annual New Orleans Film Festival

 

September 4, 2018

IndieWire

Breaking Film and TV Industry News — September 27

 

August 26, 2018

Pelican Bomb

Screening: “Water Makes Us Wet – An Ecosexual Adventure”

 

August 24, 2018

WGNO ABC TV

Hollywood South News with Jabari: New Orleans Film Fest will have more diversity this year!

 

August 22, 2018

Offbeat Magazine

New Orleans Film Festival: “A Tuba To Cuba,” “Buckjumping” Included In 2018 Lineup

 

August 21, 2018

WGNO

New Orleans Film Festival announces closing night film

 

August 21, 2018

Film Pulse

2018 New Orleans Film Festival Announces Lineup

 

August 21, 2018

NOLA.com

NOLA.com’s ‘Children of Central City’ to play New Orleans Film Festival

 

August 21, 2018

Gambit

New Orleans Film Fest closing night and competitive division films announced

 

August 20, 2018

Gambit

New Orleans Film Society screens Ethan Hawke’s ‘BLAZE’ Aug. 29

 

July 17, 2018

FlightNetwork.com

The Top 20 Film Festivals In North America

 

May 6, 2018

The New Orleans Advocate

Nell Nolan: Country Day School, Film Society, Parkway Promenade

 

April 25, 2018

Datingadvice.com

The New Orleans Film Society Hosts an Annual Festival & Year-Round Events to Bring Movie Buffs Together

 

April 19, 2018

NOLA.COM | The Times-Picayune

New Orleans Film Society frolics at Midnight in the Garden Gala

 

April 18, 2018

Moviemaker Magazine

50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee in 2018

 

April 18, 2018

Uptown Messenger

Local director’s first feature film ‘Thunder Road’ headed to the Prytania Theater

 

January 30, 2018

Gambit

French Film Festival schedule released

 

January 30, 2018

NOLA.COM | The Times-Picayune

New Orleans French Film Festival lineup unveiled

 

August 22, 2017

NOLA.COM | The Times-Picayune

Critical Darling ‘Mudbound’ to headline 2017 New Orleans Film Festival

 

July 24, 2017

Movie Maker Magazine

25 Coolest Film Festivals in the World, 2017

 

April 17, 2017

Movie Maker Magazine

50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee in 2017

 

March 3, 2017

The New Orleans Advocate

Film Society’s New Director Aims to Foster Local Talent, Community Engagement

 

November 19, 2016

Paste Magazine 

Culture and Community at the New Orleans Film Festival

 

October 21, 2016

Huffington Post

2016 New Orleans Film Festival- A Melting Pot of Quality FIlms

 

October 12, 2016

Variety 

Expanding New Orleans Film Festival Showcase Films, Food, and Fun

 

August 25, 2016

Indiewire 

Film Festival Roundup

 

August 24, 2016

The Hollywood Reporter 

New Orleans Film Festival 2016 Competition Lineup Revealed

Press Releases

Please click on the links below to download press releases in .docx format.
You can download #NOFF2018 film stills through this shared folder. This folder is updated regularly as we receive stills from filmmakers/distributors.


October 3, 2018
Coen Brothers’ Latest: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Added as Centerpiece Film at the New Orleans Film Festival — Star Tim Blake Nelson in Attendance

September 28, 2018
The 29th New Orleans Film Festival Celebrates Music On & Off-Screen

September 27, 2018
New Orleans Film Festival Adds ROMA and THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS as Centerpiece Films;
Also Adds Spotlight Films Boy Erased, If Beale Street Could Talk, Vox Lux, and Others

September 19, 2018
Green Book to Open 29th New Orleans Film Festival, Widows Announced as Centerpiece Film

September 4, 2018
29th New Orleans Film Festival Screenplay Competition Finalists Announced

August 21, 2018
New Orleans Film Society Announces 29th Annual New Orleans Film Festival
Festival Celebrates The Most Diverse Lineup of Its History –with 80% of Films From Female Directors or Directors of Color

Please contact NOFS marketing and communications manager Zaf Yumru for any press inquiries.

Media accreditations for #NOFF2018 are now closed.

NOFF is committed to fostering diversity and inclusion in its accredited press corps. We encourage individuals of all ethnicities, ages, genders, sexual orientations and abilities to apply for media accreditation.