22nd Annual Newport Beach Film Festival Closing Night Film
Directed by Emmy and Peabody Award Winner Andy Billman and based on the award-winning book The Pitch That Killed by Mike Sowell, WAR ON THE DIAMOND tells the story of Ray Chapman - the only MLB player killed by a pitch - and the 100-year rivalry between two baseball teams and two cities - Cleveland and New York.
Produced by Art Horan, Danielle Alberico, and longtime Newport Beach resident, Pamela Lynn Sullivan. Former MLB pitcher and local resident Jim Abbott is a featured interview. A Closing Night reception will follow the screening at The New Port Theater.
Tickets to Opening Night and Closing Night are $95. The event is open to attendees 21 and older.
For Festival passes, tickets, and COVID-19 safety information, visit NewportBeachFilmFest.com.