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  • Tasha Smith Makes Directorial Debut with ‘Boxed In’ at 2015 ABFF (WATCH)

    Jun 23, 15 by Madge Evans Leave a comment


    *Tasha Smith‘s directorial debut, “Boxed In,” recently made its premiere at the AMC 25 Theater in New York City during the 19th annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF) to a filled to excess crowd. Produced by Kim Ogletree and starring the lovely Tyra Ferrell, Walter Fauntleroy, and Antonique Smith, this short but powerful movie explores mental […]

  • Check Out the 2015 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) Winners List

    Jun 15, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *The 2015 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) which featured Taraji P. Henson as its ambassador, is in the can, so to speak. And for those who are wondering who won what, and who was feted. the answers are below. 2015 American Black Film Festival Winners List: ‘Best of the ABFF’ Audience Award (TIE) Presented by […]

  • Taraji P. Henson Speaks Candidly At 19th Annual ABFF in NYC (Pics/Video)

    Jun 13, 15 by Madge Evans Leave a comment


    * New York City, NY-  Lauded as the largest black film festival in  the country, the 19th annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF) has gotten off to an incredible start by having academy award nominee actress Taraji P. Henson as the 2015 ABFF Ambassador. One of the highlights of this year’s festival was A Conversation with Taraji P. Henson moderated […]

  • ABFF & UPtv Are Inviting Content Creators to Submit Now.

    May 20, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *UP is the feel-good television network promising to always uplift you and your family. The netlet airs premiere movies, scripted series, docu-series and unscripted series that are positive and leave you feeling better than you did before you watched. In just four years, UP and ABFF’s unprecedented partnership led to the production and airing of five […]

  • ABFF Proudly Announces its 2015 Celebrity Ambassador: Taraji P. Henson

    Mar 4, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    2015 ABFF CELEBRITY AMBASSADOR – TARAJI P. HENSON   *Oscar-nominated actress Taraji P. Henson, has been selected as the 2015 American Black Film Festival’s (ABFF) celebrity ambassador. The 19th annual Festival will be held June 11-14, 2015, in New York City at the New York Hilton, AMC Empire 25 and the historic Ziegfeld Theater. Actress and […]

  • ABFF & McDonald’s Challenge Rising Filmmakers to Show Lovin’

    Feb 13, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Oak Brook, Ill. – McDonald’s USA and the American Black Film Festival are joining forces to launch the McDonald’s Lovin’ Video Competition. To complement the new “Lovin” campaign, up-and-coming filmmakers are challenged to create one 90-second film that brings to life McDonald’s philosophy that, “A little more lovin’ can change a lot.” Aspiring filmmakers nationwide […]