Bentonville Film Festival Foundation

Bentonville Film Festival Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization focused on promoting women and diverse voices in the entertainment industry through research, education, mentoring and industry partnerships.

We connect with content creators, audiences and thought leaders through symposiums, educational and public events year round to meet the cultural challenge and turn it into a collaborative opportunity to better reflect the diverse world we live in.

Fundraisers and Events

The third annual Bentonville Film Festival is May 2-7, 2017, located around downtown Bentonville. We offer Patron passes ranging from $150 to $5,000 which will go on sale in early 2017. To purchases passes, find out where we will be hosting or participating in community events throughout the year or to become a volunteer please visit our website at and sign-up for the newsletter to stay in the know on everything BFF.

Giving Opportunities

To support the mission through the Bentonville Film Festival Foundation with a one-time donation that helps cover the costs of educational and community events, visit the Get Involved section of

To make recurring monthly donations or provide an endowment please contact Grace Chong, Treasurer at Individuals or entities wishing to sponsor the annual festival may contact Gina Allgaier, chief engagement officer at Donations are tax deductible.

Funding Sources

Trevor Drinkwater
and Geena Davis

Board of Directors:
Trevor Drinkwater
Geena Davis
Grace Santos
Grace Chong
Marcy Camacho

Service area: Research and education
Established: 2015

Account/Treasury Office
2500 Broadway Ste. F-125
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(424) 238-4582


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