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American Black Film Fest (ABFF) Announces Call For Narrative Feature & Doc Films For 2014 Edition

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act December 17, 2013 at 10:33AM

American Black Film Festival (ABFF) Announces Call For Narrative Feature & Documentary Films For 2014 Edition

Film Life has announced a call for entries for exceptional narrative feature and documentary films made by or about people of African descent for consideration for the 2014 edition of the annual American Black Film Festival - ABFF, which is scheduled to take place in NYC, next June 19-22.


“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

For full eligibility criteria, visit or where submissions are being accepted online only.

This article is related to: Festival Dispatch, ABFF

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