THE BUFFALO NIAGARA FILM FESTIVAL (BNFF) welcomes all to this 10 day international film festival and market, open to the public, filmmakers, and entertainment industry professionals, that will take place from May 1 – 10, 2009 at various venues around the Buffalo-Niagara region.
The BNFF is an opportunity to showcase creative writing, film and video arts, and the people who passionately pursue following their dreams of sharing the fruits of their labors with others from around the world.
The BNFF is the place to be May 1 - 10, 2009 to come together and celebrate this shared passion for film, filmmaking, and writing. With the backdrop of Buffalo and Niagara Falls, the promise of Spring, and the beauty and power of the Falls, The BNFF offers a place like no other. We are a filmmaker’s palace. A place hosted by filmmakers and screenwriters for filmmakers and screenwriters.
In addition to film screenings, industry leaders and others will present seminars and panel discussions on topics of interest to filmmakers, screenwriters, and entertainment industry professionals. Opening and Closing Night Galas, Filmmaker Receptions, and a Festival Expo featuring products and services from BNFF Sponsors and others will be held during Festival week. A Film Market will also be held during Festival Week to provide filmmakers, distributors, and buyers the opportunity to network and conduct business like any other major festival in the world.