TV One Screen Play Competition @ ABFF 2017

TV One Screen Play Competition @ ABFF 2017

The TV ONE SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2017 is meant to encourage and promote the production of creative, contemporary, engaging and relatable screenplays that can be turned into original movies for television. The competition is meant to:…

NBC/Universal Hosting Workshop

NBC/Universal Hosting Workshop

NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment in partnership with the American Black Film Festival will produce its 3rd Annual Hosting Workshop to cultivate & discover exceptional host talent. Taught by premiere host instructor, Marki Costello, this three day…

ABFF Comedy Wings Competition

ABFF Comedy Wings Competition

ABFF’s Comedy Wings Competition, sponsored by HBO, is a national search to identify outstanding comedic talent. People who demonstrate a natural ability to be funny! Up to ten semi-finalists are selected, from they year’s pool…

ABFF 2017 Master Classes

ABFF 2017 Master Classes

Two of the master classes have been announced! Actor’s Bootcamp Actress, director and writer Tasha Smith will be the instructor for the Actor’s Bootcamp. Writing for Television Karen Horne will be the instructor for the…

ABFF 2017 Dates and Submission Info!
Director Matthew Cherry @ ABFF
Olympic Pride – American Prejudice

Olympic Pride – American Prejudice

I had the pleasure to see the documentary, Olympic Pride – American Prejudice. The movie was written and directed by Deborah Riley Draper. It tells the story of the 18 Olympic athletes that competed in…

Legendary Bill Duke