Official Announcement: 2015 NUFF Winners

2015 Winners The 2015 New Urbanism Film Festival, the third annual edition here in Los Angeles, was bigger than ever.  The festival began with a sold out screening of East LA Interchange on opening night, followed by a Q&A with Councilmember Jose Huizar. Over the four day weekend event, hundreds of attendees saw films about cities … Continue reading Official Announcement: 2015 NUFF Winners

What is the Urbanism Filmmaking Challenge?

This year the New Urbanism Film Festival introduces a fun new aspect of the festival: a filmmaking competition!  We figured we have these filmmakers, we have these leading urban thinkers shaping Los Angeles. Let's connect them to each other so we can capture this dynamic moment of growth for Los Angeles. What is the Urbanism … Continue reading What is the Urbanism Filmmaking Challenge?

Submissions closed.

We have officially closed submissions on the 2015 edition of the New Urbanism Film Festival.  This year we received a total of 241 films. We'll spend the next month reviewing the films and announcing the participating films in this year's fest.  We'd like to thank all of the filmmakers. The films we've reviewed so far … Continue reading Submissions closed.

Other Urbanism Film Festivals (they do exist)

When I (Josh) first pitched the idea of The New Urbanism Film Festival.  The first question everyone asked was "are there enough films about urban planning in need of a festival?" I was convinced there were!  From my research I found no other film festival dedicated to urban planning. Except a film screening series in … Continue reading Other Urbanism Film Festivals (they do exist)

Call for Entries: New Urbanism Film Festival

The New Urbanism Film Festival is the only film festival dedicated to engaging the public on issues of urban design.  We strive to be a venue for films that explore, explain and celebrate quality urban design.  Most importantly, we want to share stories about people making their city a better place. Submitting is easy for filmmakers … Continue reading Call for Entries: New Urbanism Film Festival

Submissions now open for 3rd Annual New Urbanism Film Festival

February 1st is the first day of submissions for the 2015 New Urbanism Film Festival. The 2015 New Urbanism Film Festival will be held in Los Angeles during the month of October.  Submissions can be short or feature length films on the topics of urban planning, architecture, street art, public transit, economic development, walkability, tactical … Continue reading Submissions now open for 3rd Annual New Urbanism Film Festival