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The 'Big Words' Tour Courtesy Of AFFRM - Summer Screening Schedule

by Tambay A. Obenson
June 19, 2013 4:20 PM
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YaYa Alafia & Dorain Missick
YaYa Alafia & Dorain Missick
AFFRM's multi-platform distribution label ARRAY has revealed what it's calling The 'Big Words' Tour - a summer screening schedule for Neil Drumming's Slamdance 2013 Official Selection dramedy Big Words, which stars Dorian MissickYaya AlafiaGbenga AkinnagbeDarien Sills-EvansZachary Booth and Jean Grae. 

Following its Frameline Film Festival screenings, the film will make its commercial theatrical debut in New York City and Los Angeles on July 19, which will be followed by playdates via AFFRM partners: Imagenation, Urbanworld Film Festival, BronzeLens Film Festival, ReelBlack Film Series, Langston Hughes Film Festival, Howard University’s Parallel Film Collective and Houston Museum of African-American Culture. 

The Brooklyn-set Big Words centers on members of a once-promising hip-hop group, now in their late 30's, struggling with regret, disappointment and change, set against the backdrop of Election Night, 2008 - when Barack Obama was elected.

Below you'll find the film's release schedule, including exact dates and locations.

The film's release poster is embedded underneath:

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  • Donnell Hilton | June 25, 2013 6:05 AMReply

    Saw it yesterday at the Frameline Fest in San Fran , loved it.

  • Mimi | June 21, 2013 10:59 AMReply

    Just got my free passes to see this on July 11 in DC!

  • starsky | June 19, 2013 4:43 PMReply

    It's a very cool little flick. Pleasantly surprised at BAM.

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