Category archives: 2018

  • King of Stage (The Woodie King Jr. Story)

  • Lorraine Hansberry Theatre, The African American Shakespeare Company and Afro Solo Theater and The Berkeley Black Repertory Group in Collaboration With the San Francisco Black Film Festival Present “King of the Stage” The life, times and work of Woodie King Jr., the founder and producing director of New Federal Theatre and National Black Touring Circuit located in New Yor[...]
  • To Raise a Child

  • Olivia Jones has come to her wits end. Up until now, she has believed that her son was killed by a white police officer. Just seven months after her son was shot and killed, Olivia pulls herself together to host a family dinner while dealing with the loss of her son and the strain on her marriage. Tensions and emotion arise when conversations about love, grief, police brutality and race equali[...]
  • 1968

  • Is about a black radical fighting for racial equality while a white idealist struggles to help. 0:06:41 Student Canada Aaron Rota 1968 is the year that racial tensions reached their breaking point in the United States. Only fifty years ago, the Fair Housing Act was signed, signifying for many the end of the Civil Rights Movement and the African-American community’s efforts to[...]
  • F.A.M.

  • Inspired by a true story, F.A.M. is a half-hour drama about a black blended family trying to live a normal life in the all-white suburb of Roswell, GA. The story covers the life of Trey, who is trying to balance his relationship with three women: Traci - his ex and the mother of his child, Dara - his new wife, and Olivia - his 15-year-old daughter who is struggling with her sexuality. Trey[...]
  • LA Oposicion

  • Nick Morano has a comfortable desk job at the Department of Homeland Security monitoring immigration targets. When the Trump administration suddenly changes the game by declaring a war on immigration, Nick now must choose to work for this new system or against it. 0:20:00 Shorts USA Zoey Martinson Resumes Zoey Martinson SUBMISSION CONTACT, DIRECTOR, PRODUCER, WRITER,[...]
  • Woke

  • Is a drama that revolves around Brandon, a budding activist and college student fighting to maintain his relationships as he struggles to suppress the negative effects of a traumatic childhood. 1:00:04 Features USA Iman Shervington Iman Shervington SUBMISSION CONTACT, DIRECTOR, WRITER, EDITOR Iman is the Director of Media & Communications at the Institute of Women [...]
  • Backfire

  • After a botched robbery escalates to homicide, a north Philly gun runner has to escape or outsmart the south Philly Italian mob as they close in for vengeance. 1:37:00 Features USA Dave Patten Dave Patten SUBMISSION CONTACT, DIRECTOR, PRODUCER, WRITER, O.T. (SUPPORTING ACTOR ),PRODUCTION DESIGNER, EDITOR, SOUND EDITOR, LOCATIONS MANAGER, CAMERA OPERATOR, DIGITAL IMAGING TECHN[...]
  • Buckout Road

  • Buckout Road is ‘The Omen’ meets ‘Urban Legend’A college class project on creation and destruction of modern myth, turns terrifying when a trio of young people come to realize the many evil urban legends surrounding New York State’s famed Buckout Road may, in fact be real. 1:37:00 Features Canada Matthew Currie Holmes
  • The Broken Rose

  • THURSDAY 7pm-9pm AMC Van Ness 1000 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94115  Rose is a young girl who has grown up in foster care. Desperate to escape an abusive situation, she is saved by an older man named Shaka, but at what price? 01:51:21 Features Local (Oakland) Matthew McClelland