Lights, Camera, Action!

BFF 2023

Plan your summer visit during the 2023 Bentonville Film Festival 

June 13–18, 2023

Join us in Bentonville for the ninth annual Bentonville Film Festival, chaired by Academy Award Winning Actor Geena Davis! Championing inclusion in all forms of media, BFF features selections across Narrative, Documentary, Animation, Shorts, and Episodic titles; panels challenging industry norms; celebrity conversations; food experiences and more.

Grab your festival pass today:

Learn more about what’s in store for this year’s Bentonville Film Festival! Listen to our podcast episode with BFF President Wendy Guerrero.

About BFFoundation

BFFoundation is a non-profit organization focused on promoting underrepresented voices of diverse storytellers. The foundation champions female, non-binary, LGBTQIA+, BIPOC, API, and persons with disabilities’ voices in entertainment and media through research, education, and supporting the production and distribution of inclusive content.

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Plan your trip!

Places to stay

From cozy bed and breakfasts to hotels and Airbnbs, Bentonville has all the options certain to make you feel at home. Browse our lodging selections here.

21C Museum Hotel

Pictured: 21c Museum Hotel 

Places to dine

Experience Bentonville’s vibrant culinary scene with unique culinary concepts like farm-fresh and gluten free menus, open-air cafes, and so much more. Browse dining options here.

Bar Cleeta
Pictured: Bar Cleeta

There's never a dull moment in Bentonville. Take a look at our interactive Bentonville map and add some more spots to your itinerary!

Wander Map

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Photo Courtesy Jason Hudson

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