Today, Film Life Inc. announced that the American Black Film Festival (ABFF) will be returning to South Beach for the 17th annual event and has named actor Omari Hardwick (Sparkle, Middle of Nowhere and For Colored Girls) as the 2013 Festival Ambassador.
Sharon Ewell Foster is the first African American to win the Michael Shaara Award for excellence in Civil War Fiction for her fact-based novel, which offers new facts about Turner’s revolt, The Resurrection of Nat Turner.
Cinema: THE WASHINGTON, DC INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL presents ARABIAN SIGHTS 2012 CONTEMPORARY ARAB CINEMA
The 17th Annual Arabian Sights Film Festival returns Thursday, October 25 to present 10 new captivating and vibrant films from today’s Arab world.
The Urban Collective and the City of Miami , SEOPW CRA gear up to present a top-notch line-up of the most exquisite contemporary artwork from Africa and its Diaspora during 2nd annual Art Africa Miami Arts Fair.
5th Okinawa International Movie Festival is currently accepting submissions for 2013. Focusing on the idea of “Laugh & Peace” the festival will present a selection of films from around the world to Japanese audiences, and provide opportunities for interaction between filmmakers and audiences to pave the way for new creative possibilities.The festival will offer premiere screenings of new, feature-length films that “bring us laughter or joy.” The films will be presented in two categories—“Laugh” and “Peace”—and will be eligible for audience awards.
On Tuesday, December 4 at 8:00 p.m., at Saint Peter’s Church at Citicorp, 619 Lexington Avenue and 54th Street, New York City, conductor/flutist Harold Jones will lead the Antara Ensemble in a program to include Carl Nielsen’s Little Suite in a Minor, Op.
ARISE 100: DYNAMIC WOMEN celebrates extraordinary and powerful women effecting real change for the continent across a gamut of disciplines, including politics, fashion, the arts, entertainment, sport and activism.