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Creators Summit, Films, Conversations, Panels and Red Carpet Events Made the 2017 American Black Film Festival the Most Memorable Year Ever

Miami, FL (June 18, 2017) - The 2017 American Black Film Festival was held in Miami this past week from June 14-18. More than 7,000 attendees flooded the streets of ...

The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) and Lightbox Announce Partnership to Foster Diversity in Documentary Filmmaking

Films to be developed and produced by Lightbox and the newly formed ABFF Films division and executive produced by ABFF CEO Jeff Friday and Lightbox co-founders ...
Official Selection ABFF 2017

The 2017 American Black Film Festival Announces Films in Competition and Documentary Lineup

Annual Festival Returns to Miami June 14-18 New York, New York (May 10, 2017) - Today, The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) announced their 2017 lineup of ...
Comedy Wings

The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) Announce the Finalists in the 5th Annual Comedy Wings Competition

EMERGING COMEDIANS WILL COMPETE FOR THE TOP SPOT AT THE 2017 ABFF IN MIAMI ON FRIDAY, JUNE 16 New York, New York (April 21, 2017) - The American Black Film ...
Girls Trip Movie

ABFF to Open with the World Premiere of Universal Pictures’ GIRLS TRIP, Starring Regina Hall, Tiffany Haddish, with Jada Pinkett Smith and Queen Latifah

PRESENTED BY THE MOTION PICTURE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA INC. (MPAA), COURTESY OF UNIVERSAL PICTURES New York, New York (March 23, 2017) - The 2017 American Black ...
Terrence Jenkins

ABFF Launches Greenlighters Academy to Educate and Prepare Students for Executive Positions in Film and Television. Terrence Jenkins Named Ambassador for Program.

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AND TV PERSONALITY TERRENCE JENKINS NAMED AMBASSADOR FOR PROGRAM New York, New York (March 17, 2017) - The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) ...
ABFF & Turner Writing Contest

Turner Partners with American Black Film Festival to Launch New Writing Contest

Turner Also Plans Executive Skills Session for June 14-18 Festival, Kicking Off Three-Year Agreement to Support ABFF as Premier Sponsor February 6, 2017 - Global ...
ABFF VIP Experience

ABFF and Hilton Team Up to Give a VIP Experience to a Lucky Winner to the ABFF Honors

BET NETWORKS, THE AMERICAN BLACK FILM FESTIVAL (ABFF) AND HILTON TEAM UP TO GIVE A VIP EXPERIENCE TO A LUCKY WINNER TO THE 2017 BET PRESENTS THE AMERICAN BLACK FILM ...
Actress Regina Hall as 2017 Celebrity Ambassador

The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) Announces Actress Regina Hall as 2017 Celebrity Ambassador

THE ABFF RETURNS TO MIAMI JUNE 14-18, 2017 NEW YORK, NEW YORK (December 15, 2016) - The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) announced today that actress Regina ...