The Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF) will take place on November 9-13, 2011, while the NVFF events at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival will commence from January 23, 2011, with food and wine tasting at the hotel for invited guests.
NVFF co-founder, Brenda Lhormer, said 'We couldn't think of a more appropriate venue for announcing the new NVFF than at the world's pre-eminent independent film festival, the Sundance Film Festival.
Under the terms of the NVFF loans, Nigerian companies will be able to secure credit for the purchase of oil tankers worth $30m, as long as they can come up with $5m themselves.
The NVFF will help to replace the shelved Ship Acquisition and Ship Building Fund (SASBF), which was more a form of state support than public-private partnership (PPP) and so was more expensive for the government.
Keegan-Michael Key, the subject of NVFF's Trailblazer Tribute, was among Time Magazine's list of Most Influential People of 2014, a distinction undoubtedly due to his role as co-creator and co-star of Comedy Central's Key & Peele, for which he won a Peabody, was nominated for five 2015 Emmy Awards and became a viral sensation, with over 700 million online hits.
An actress, playwright and screenwriter, NVFF Rising Star Zoe Kazan seems to have inherited the multi-disciplinarian attributes of her grandfather, the actor-director-memoirist Elia Kazan.
The NVFF Rising Star honoree has become a fan favorite within the franchise since it premiered in 2011 on EX.