The 28th Pan African Film Festival will open with “HERO: Inspired by the Extraordinary Revolutionary Life and Times of Diplomat and Judge Ulric Cross.”
Pan African Film and Arts Festival (PAFF)
NAME OF FESTIVAL: Pan African Film and Arts Festival (PAFF)
WHERE: Los Angeles, CA
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Since 1992, The Pan African Film and Arts Festival (PAFF) has become the international beacon for the Diaspora arts community.
As the largest Black History Month events in the U.S., every year filmmakers, fine artists, and unique craftspeople from over 40 countries and 6 continents converge upon Los Angeles to showcase their pivotal work. PAFF has become a global celebration of Pan African cultures.
Annually, PAFF continues to showcase over 190 new high-quality Black films from the U.S., Africa, the Caribbean, South America, Europe, the South Pacific, Canada, and increasingly, Asia.
Aretha Franklin’s spine-tingling and uplifting Amazing Grace, a rare gem in the crown of the late musical genius, will open open this year’s 27th Pan African Film & Arts Festival.
After 12 full days of showcasing an impressive slate of 173 films, the 26th Annual Pan African Film & Arts Festival (PAFF) announced the winners of its 2018 season.
The 26th Annual Pan African Film and Arts Festival (PAFF) will take place Thursday, February 8 through Monday, February 19, 2018. The festival will open with Love Jacked directed by Alfons Adetuyi, and close with Traffik directed by Deon Taylor, starring Paula Patton, Omar Epps and Laz Alonso.
Documentary GINA’S JOURNEY: THE SEARCH FOR WILLIAM GRIMES to World Premiere At Pan African Film Festival | TRAILER
Gina’s Journey: The Search for William Grimes, narrated by Keith David, follows the quest of one woman, Regina Mason, in tracing the steps of her ancestor, who traveled along the Underground Railroad to freedom
King of The Dancehall, written and directed by Nick Cannon, will screen as the Opening Night Film of the 2017 Pan African Film Festival (PAFF 25) on Thursday February 9.
Director Stanley Nelson’s The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution is the Opening Night film of the 23rd Pan African Film & Arts Festival (PAFF)