Get Your Tickets Now for the "20th Anniversary Untold Stories Awards" luncheon March 3, 2017

Tickets are $200 and Tables are $2,000.

More information coming soon. For questions email blackwomenfilmnetwork@gmail.com.


BLACK WOMEN FILM FESTIVAL SHORT FILM COMPETITION
March 3rd - 4th, 2017

The Black Women Film Network (BWFN) is proud to announce the Black Women Film Summit’s 13th Annual Film Festival, taking place March 3rd - 4th, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia, during the Black Women Film Summit Weekend.

The Summit is a three-day cultural celebration of black women in the arts and entertainment during Women’s History Month.

The Black Women Film Festival has opened this year’s competition to film shorts that meet the fol-lowing criteria:

- The short must be produced, and/or written, and/or directed by a female filmmaker
- The short should feature women of African descent or a storyline centered on women of color

Aditionally, the short must be produced post January 2015. The short must be no more than 45 minutes in length

All submissions must be post-marked by February 10th, 2017 and the cost is $45 per film submission.

The cost for student filmmakers is $25 per film, with the same deadline of February 10th, 2017.

Selected filmmakers will be notified by March 2017.

Entries can be uploaded online by clicking this link and two DVD copies must also be submitted with the attached form and a check payable to:

Black Women Film Network
Post Office Box 311288
Atlanta, Georgia 31131

For questions email blackwomenfilmnetwork@gmail.com.


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2017 UNTOLD STORIES AWARDS LUNCHEON
MARCH 3, 2017

2017 Untold Stories Honorees

          Ozzie Areu              |        Will Areu           |     Donna Lowry       |       Dondre Whitfield

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Scholarship Deadline: January 15, 2017

Requirements:

* Completion of Online Application

* Official College Transcript

Mail to: Black Women Film Network, P.O. Box 311288, Atlanta, GA 31131

* Two Letters of Recommendation
from college instructors on college letterhead

Instructors must include contact information on recommendation letter.


Selected recipients will receive a monetary scholarship toward college expenses.

Recipients will also be honored at the
Black Women Film Network 2017 Untold Stories Luncheon March 3, 2017.






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Why We Exist

 


2016 Untold Stories Honorees

          Mikki Taylor          |   Naturi Naughton   |  Tisha Campbell Martin   |  Fran Burst-Terranella

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2015 Untold Stories Honorees

  Logan Browning  |  Lamman Rucker   |  Tomika DePriest   |  Ga Production Partnership

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Shante Bacon   |    Will Packer     |    Robi Reed     |     Tia Powell

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Click here to view previous Untold Stories Honorees

 

 

SHORT FILM COMPETITION
March 3rd-4th, 2017





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