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Seventh Annual American Black Film Festival to be held in South Beach, Florida June 18-22, 2003

AOL Time Warner Signs on as Presenting SponsorNew York, March 25, 2003 - The stage is set in South Beach, Florida, for a special engagement as Film Life, Inc. returns with the seventh annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF), presented by AOL Time Warner Inc. HBO is the founding sponsor. Entries are now being accepted for the ABFF's feature presentation, which includes cinematic works from black filmmakers around the globe. Appearances by established film industry heavyweights, aspiring actors and filmmakers, and rising stars are planned throughout the week of workshops, panel discussions, screenings, and special events."We are pleased to ...

6th Annual HBO Short Film Award Open to Aspiring Black Filmmakers

Five finalists to be selected to attend the 7th Annual American Black Film Festival in South Beach, June 18-22, for final round of competition and $20,000 grand prizeNew York, N.Y. February 13, 2003 - Home Box Office will once again showcase the works of aspiring black filmmakers with the presentation of its 6th annual HBO Short Film Award at the 7th annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF) in South Beach, FL, June 18-22, 2003. The ABFF is presented by Film Life, Inc. and sponsored by HBO."Since the beginning, the response to the HBO Short Film Award and the ABFF have been tremendous," said Olivia Smashum, senior vice president, subscriber ...

Mekhi Phifer and Chris Tucker share laughs at the 2002 ABFF


John Singleton, Ruth Carter (recipient of the 2002 Female Career Achievement Award), Sanaa Lathan and Jeff Friday


Digital Technology Panelists


Mekhi Phifer accepting his Rising Star Award at the 2002 American Black Film Festival


Boris Kodjoe, Nicole Ari Parker, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Kenya Moore, Anthony Anderson, Monica Calhoun


P-FUNK Show in Acapulco


Keenen Ivory Wayans at the 2002 FILM LIFE Awards Show


ABFF Award Show Host and Advisory Board Chairman Robert Townsend is at the 2002 Press Conference