The New Hampshire Film Festival features world-class independent films, great parties, film industry panels, a screenplay competition, and workshops for young local filmmakers. Come for a day or all four days! Between films and events, you can enjoy dining and shopping in Portsmouth's historic downtown. The New Hampshire Film Festival was proclaimed by MovieMaker Magazine as one of the top “50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee” and is a year-round production that includes programming world-class films, industry panels, a screenplay competition, and workshops for young local filmmakers. Highlights of the New Hampshire Film Festival include: o Groundbreaking Films: Enjoy watching award-winning, independent documentaries, narratives, shorts, family films, and more! There is something for everyone. o Celebrity Guests & Attendees: Interact with celebrity guests during panel discussions, parties and screenings. Comedian Mike O’Malley, Flea from the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Rae Dawn Chong and Tom Bergeron are just a few of the celebrities who have attended. o Buzzworthy Parties & Events: From red carpet galas and cocktail parties to exclusive after parties and the festival’s signature Comedy Panel, you’ll have many opportunities to mingle with other film-loving attendees, celebrity guests, and film industry influencers. o Industry Insiders: Feed your love of film with industry expert panel discussions, premiere screenings, networking events, and workshops.