ABFF Launches First Annual Greenlighters Academy to Prep Black College Students for Executive Positions in Film & TV


The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) has announced the first annual ABFF Greenlighters Academy, which is a new educational and career development initiative for African American college students who are interested in pursuing executive careers in film and television. This… Continue Reading

Denzel Washington, Issa Rae, F. Gary Gray Will Be Honorees at 2017 ‘BET Presents The American Black Film Festival Honors’

Denzel Washington (photo credit: John Russo)

BET Networks and The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) announced this morning that actor and director Denzel Washington will be honored with the “Hollywood Legacy Award;” writer, producer and actress Issa Rae with the “Rising Star Award,” and film director and… Continue Reading