“2013 has certainly been a tremendous year in Black cinema, providing great inspiration for Black artists. We are looking forward to the promise of even more original and dynamic work to emerge on the independent front in 2014,” states Jeff Friday, ABFF founder and CEO of Film.
Films submitted must have been completed after January 1, 2013.
Documentaries should have a minimum running time of 45 minutes, and narrative features a minimum of 72 minutes.
The individual deadlines for submissions are: February 7, and March 10, 2014.