Founded in 2003, The Orange County Film Festival is designed to showcase the work of up and coming filmmakers throughout Orange County.
With over 700 people in attendance annually, OCFF has become a widely anticipated event in Southern California that has received recognition nationwide. CAE continues to support and sponsor this glamorous one night only experience that has brought students, families, and the community together to celebrate artistic excellence in filmmaking.
February 14 & 15th 2020
The 16th Annual Orange County Film Festival is proud to recognize talented young filmmakers in an unforgettable two night event.
February 14th | 1:30pm, 4:00pm, 6:30pm, 9:00pm
Get a bucket of popcorn, or your favorite candy, and enjoy a showcase of all the films nominated this year. There will be four screenings (1:30pm, 4:00pm, 6:30pm, and 9:30pm) at The New Port Theater on Pacific Coast Highway. Casual dress code. Gather your friends and family and pick the right one for you!
Festival Awards Show
February 15th | Red Carpet @ 5pm, Show @ 6pm
This year our signature awards show will be on the biggest screen yet at Edward's Big Newport! Walk the red carpet and then sit back, relax, and enjoy! Red Carpet Social starts at 5:00pm, and the show will start at 6:00pm. Formal Dress.
There are a variety of lodging options in the area for attendees from out of town. Check with your travel broker to see the available amenities.