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Urbanworld Film Festival Launches 2013 Edition TONIGHT Opening w/ 'Baggage Claim'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 19, 2013 10:16 AM
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The 2013 Urbanworld Film Festival (its 17th edition), presented by BET Networks, kicks off this year's celebration of global cinema TONIGHT, with its Opening Night Film screening at the SVA Theater in Chelsea (NYC) of David E. Talbert's Baggage Claim.

'The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete' Will Close The 2013 Hollywood Black Film Festival

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 18, 2013 4:20 PM
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George Tillman Jr's The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete has been selected as the 2013 closing night film for the Hollywood Black Film Festival (HBFF), announced this afternoon by Tanya Kersey, Founder and Executive Director of the festival.

9th Edition Of Montreal International Black Film Fest Kicks Off Today w/ 'Chasing Shakespeare'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 18, 2013 3:04 PM
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The 9th edition of the Montreal International Black Film Festival, presented by Global Montreal in collaboration with Zupim.com, kicks off today, September 18 and will run through to the 29.

Urbanworld Film Festival Launches 2013 Edition w/ 'Baggage Claim,' 'Gun Hill,' 'They Die by Dawn'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 18, 2013 12:04 PM
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The 2013 Urbanworld Film Festival (its 17th edition), presented by BET Networks, kicks off this year's celebration of global cinema tomorrow night, with its Opening Night Film screening at the SVA Theater in Chelsea (NYC) of David E. Talbert's Baggage Claim.

‘Mandela; Long Walk To Freedom' To Screen At Chicago Int'l Film Fest Next Month (But Hurry, Again...)

  • By Sergio
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  • September 18, 2013 11:21 AM
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Continuing with my series of films that will, no doubt, be of interest to everyone, but especially to S & A readers, Justin Chadwick’s Mandela; Long Walk To Freedom will be shown at this year’s 49th annual Chicago International Film Festival.

'12 Years A Slave' To Be Screened At Chicago International Film Fest Next Month (But Hurry...)

  • By Sergio
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  • September 17, 2013 6:18 PM
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Yes I know what you’re saying…what ANOTHER article about 12 Years A Slave?

Win A Pair Of Tickets To The 'Boardwalk Empire' Screening At The Urbanworld Film Festival!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 17, 2013 10:50 AM
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The 2013 Urbanworld Film Festival (its 17th edition), presented by BET Networks, begins its run tomorrow, September (through the 22nd), although the festivals Opening Night film screens on September 19 at the SVA Theater in Chelsea (NYC) - David E. Talbert's Baggage Claim.

Third Annual Englewood International Film Festival In Chicago Set To Happen 10/24-27

  • By Sergio
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  • September 14, 2013 6:59 PM
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Chicago-based indie filmmaker Mark Harris is set to begin the 3rd annual Englewood International Film Festival next month in the city.

Larenz Tate Named Urbanworld Film Fest Ambassador + Tillman Jr's 'Mister & Pete' Will Close

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 13, 2013 11:56 AM
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Another jam-packed, exciting lineup scheduled for the Urbanworld Film Festival this year - its 17th edition. We've been highlighting films over the last 2 weeks or so, and will continue to do just that.

Preview: Brazil's 'Exercise of Chaos' (Single Father & 3 Daughters Deal w/ Nefarious Farm Foreman)

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • September 12, 2013 1:30 PM
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Brazil's Exercise of Chaos (O Exercicio Do Caos), helmed by Frederico Machado, will premiere in the Director's First program at the Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival, which runs from September 26 through October 10.