Schedule2019-02-25T17:58:23+00:00

SCHEDULE

The 2018 festival has come to a close and we are preparing for our 2019 event.

Please check back during the spring of 2019 for this years detailed schedule.

LEGEND

SUMMIT SESSION
SIGNATURE EVENT
BFF MUSIC LOUNGE
DISCUSSION EVENT
BFF CELEBRITY SERIES
NON-COMPETITION FILM
COMPETITION FILM
STUDIO SPOTLIGHT

TUESDAY – MAY 7

WEDNESDAY – MAY 8

BFF Box Office Open 9:00 AM21c BFF Box OfficeGet Info
Solace10:00 AMSkylight 4 Get Info
The Avengers10:00 AMSkylight 6 Get Info
Avengers: Infinity War10:00 AMSkylight 5 Get Info
Olympic Dreams10:15 AMSkylight 3 Get Info
Ophelia11:00 AMSkylight 1Get Info
Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché11:00 AMRecord NorthGet Info
The Short History of the Long Road12:15 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
Well Groomed12:30 PMSkylight 5 Get Info
We Are The Radical Monarchs12:30 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
Pahokee12:30 PMSkylight 6 Get Info
Thor: Ragnarok12:30 PMThe MeteorGet Info
Queen of Paradis 1:00 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
Captain Marvel 1:30 PMSkylight 1Get Info
AspireTV – Looking Through a Brown Lens 2:00 PMRecord NorthGet Info
Always In Season 2:30 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
Break It To Make It Better 2:30 PM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
Thirst For Justice 3:00 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
Samsung Create Short Film Competition 3:00 PMThe MeteorGet Info
Ghostbusters (1984) 3:00 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
Stuntwomen: The Untold Hollywood Story 3:30 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
This Changes Everything 4:30 PMRecord NorthGet Info
The World We Make 5:00 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
Go Back to China 5:30 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
Ghostbusters (2016) 5:30 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
Care to Laugh 6:00 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
Opening Ceremony: Feat. Geena & Friends 6:30 PMCrystal Bridges Museum of American ArtGet Info
Wild Rose 7:00 PMRecord NorthGet Info
Avengers: Endgame 7:00 PMSkylight 1Get Info
The Fabulous Freddie Mercury Tribute 9:00 PMThe MeteorGet Info

THURSDAY – MAY 9

“Slay Like a Mother” with author Katherine Wintsch 7:30 AMRecord NorthGet Info
BFF Box Office Open 9:00 AM21c BFF Box OfficeGet Info
Trusted Influence 9:30 AMRecord NorthGet Info
Colewell10:00 AMSkylight 4 Get Info
The Short History of the Long Road10:00 AMSkylight 5 Get Info
From the Director’s Chair: Development to Finance10:00 AM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
Black Panther10:00 AMSkylight 6 Get Info
We Are The Radical Monarchs10:15 AMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
Olympia10:30 AMSkylight 3 Get Info
Let’s Make A Deal11:00 AM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
Shorts Competition 111:00 AMThe MeteorGet Info
We Have Always Lived In the Castle11:00 AMRecord NorthGet Info
Queen of Paradis12:30 PMSkylight 5 Get Info
The Pushouts12:30 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
Peter Rabbit12:45 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
Queer & Here to Stay 1:00 PM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
Simple Wedding 1:00 PMSkylight 1Get Info
Pahokee 1:00 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
Inclusion Town 1:00 PMCompton Gardens Parking LotGet Info
Go Back to China 1:15 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
Emmett 1:30 PMRecord NorthGet Info
Thirst For Justice 2:30 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
Angry Birds 3:00 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
Breakthroughs – A Fashion Event Celebrating Women of Color 3:00 PMThe MeteorGet Info
Unladylike Podcast with Geena Davis: How to Claim Your Space in Hollywood 3:00 PM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
International Falls 3:30 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
Well Groomed 3:30 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
To The Stars: Screening and Panel Discussion 4:00 PMRecord NorthGet Info
Brian Banks 4:00 PMSkylight 1Get Info
Yellow Rose 5:00 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
Founded by Women 5:00 PM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
Charlie’s Angels 5:00 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
Being Frank 6:00 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
The Garden Left Behind 6:00 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
Spider-Man: Homecoming 7:00 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
Blinded By the Light 7:00 PMRecord NorthGet Info
Same God 7:30 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
Vandal 8:30 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
Saint Frances 8:30 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
May The Funk Be With Us 9:00 PMThe MeteorGet Info

FRIDAY – MAY 10

BFF Box Office Open 9:00 AM21c BFF Box OfficeGet Info
Always In Season10:00 AMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
Indigenous Stories – Once Upon a River10:00 AM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
Turnover10:00 AMSkylight 5 Get Info
Thor: Ragnarok10:00 AMSkylight 3 Get Info
The Pushouts10:15 AMSkylight 4 Get Info
If She Can See It, She Can Be It11:00 AM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
Yellow Rose11:00 AMThe MeteorGet Info
Olympia12:30 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
Same God12:30 PMSkylight 5 Get Info
Episodics 112:30 PMSkylight 6 Get Info
Sin Miedo a la Verdad / No Fear of Truth12:30 PMSkylight 1Get Info
Colewell12:45 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
Our Quinceanera 1:00 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
The New Mr. Mom: Redefining Traditional Family Roles 1:00 PM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
The Amazing Spider-Man 1:00 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
Inclusion Town 1:00 PMCompton Gardens Parking LotGet Info
Kate Nash: Underestimate the Girl 1:30 PMThe MeteorGet Info
Dreams: Unsung Heroes of African American History 2:00 PMRecord NorthGet Info
Able & Willing 3:00 PM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
Simple Wedding 3:00 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
Bamboo and Barbed Wire 3:00 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
Any One of Us 3:15 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
The Shallows 3:45 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
Once Upon A River 4:00 PMSkylight 1Get Info
Carol of the Bells 4:00 PMRecord NorthGet Info
Shorts Competition 2 4:00 PMThe MeteorGet Info
She For She: Power of the Pack 5:00 PM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
The Grizzlies 5:30 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
Good Sam: World Premiere Screening and Q and A 5:30 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
International Falls 5:45 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle 7:00 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
UglyDolls 7:00 PMRecord NorthGet Info
Turnover: Ft. Smith Arkansas Screening 7:30 PMThe Media Center at 5 Star ProductionGet Info
Vandal 8:00 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
The Garden Left Behind 8:00 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
Saint Frances 8:15 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
KALO with Leah & The MOJO Doctors 9:00 PMThe MeteorGet Info

SATURDAY – MAY 11

BFF Box Office Open 9:00 AM21c BFF Box OfficeGet Info
How To Be A Kid Critic 9:30 AMSkylight 5 Get Info
Once Upon A River10:00 AMSkylight 3 Get Info
Sweet Inspirations10:00 AMSkylight 1Get Info
Revival!10:00 AMThe MeteorGet Info
BFF Author Series with author Carolyn Brown10:00 AM21c Hotel Gallery 1Get Info
Our Quinceanera10:15 AMSkylight 4 Get Info
Any One of Us10:15 AMSkylight 6 Get Info
Stuntwomen: The Untold Hollywood Story10:15 AMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
A Dog’s Way Home11:00 AMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
FitOps11:00 AM21c Main Gallery StageGet Info
Inclusion Town11:00 AMCompton Gardens Parking LotGet Info
Freak Show12:30 PMSkylight 1Get Info
Kate Nash: Underestimate the Girl12:30 PMThe MeteorGet Info
Being Frank12:30 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
Bamboo and Barbed Wire12:45 PMSkylight 4 Get Info
Blood Road12:45 PMSkylight 6 Get Info
Episodics 212:45 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
The Grizzlies 1:00 PMSkylight 5 Get Info
The Emoji Movie 1:00 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
Hotel Transylvania 3 3:00 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info
Shorts Competition 3 3:15 PMWalmart Museum World RoomGet Info
Forrest Gump 4:00 PMSkylight 3 Get Info
Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse 5:00 PMSony and Orville Redenbacher Outdoor TheaterGet Info

SUNDAY – MAY 12

* These events are free to the public, however they may require a ticket. For more information, visit the individual event’s page.