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Congratulations MVFF39 Academy Award® Nominees!

Congratulations to all the Academy Award® nominees, including 18 films screened at #MVFF39, 14 Festival guests featured in Oscar® nominated films, totalling 58 nominations for the 39th Mill Valley Film Festival program! LA LA LAND (14) – MVFF39 Opening Night Film with guests Emma Stone, Damien Chazelle & Justin Hurwitz MOONLIGHT (8) – MVFF39 Director’s Night Film […]


BURN YOUR MAPS is a family adventure drama in which an eccentric 8-year-old American child has an existential epiphany. Young Wes (Jacob Tremblay, Room) steadfastly believes that he is in fact a Mongolian goat herder. Not surprisingly, he is ridiculed at school and at home, supported only in a modest way by his open-minded mother […]

MONDAY NIGHTS AT SEVEN – World Premiere & Party

  Be one of the first to see the World Premiere of MONDAY NIGHTS AT SEVEN, a riveting new work from rising filmmaker Marty Sader – followed by a live onstage conversation with director/writer/actor Marty Sadar, actor Edward James Olmos and actress Vanessa Cure. Special Guests: director Marty Sader, actor Edward James Olmos, actress Vanessa Cure   After the screening, join the cast and crew for […]

JUST ADDED: ‘JACKIE’ & the Variety International Director of the Year Award

  JACKIE is a searing and intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, then Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (Natalie Portman).  JACKIE places us in her world during the days immediately following her husband’s assassination.  Known for her extraordinary dignity and poise, […]


We’re anticipating so many special guests at this year’s Festival, from Hollywood luminaries to talented local filmmakers to visiting guests from around the world – everyone wants to come to Mill Valley! TRIBUTES & SPOTLIGHTS MVFF39 TRIBUTES: Nicole Kidman, Julie Dash MVFF39 SPOTLIGHTS: Gael Garcia Bernal, Aaron Eckhart, Ewan McGregor CENTERPIECE SPOTLIGHTt: 20th Century Women Ensemble Annette Bening, Mike Mills, Lucas Jade […]