Submissions

The 28th annual ABFF will be held in Miami Beach, June 12-16, 2024, and on ABFF PLAY from June 17-24. All Official Selections will play during both the live and virtual segments of the festival. Below is a chart outlining film eligibility and submission deadlines for each section:

FILM SECTIONS SUBMISSION DEADLINES
Narrative Features

February 28, 2024 at 11:59 pm PST

Documentary Features

February 28, 2024 at 11:59 pm PST

Series

February 28, 2024 at 11:59 pm PST

HBO® Short Film Award

February 28, 2024 at 11:59 pm PST

Black & Unlimited Fatherhood Project

March 10, 2024 at 11:59 pm PST

Voices of Culture (Non-Competitive)

By Invitation Only