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  • Director Rick Famuyiwa’s ‘Dope’ to Host NY Premiere at 19th ABFF

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


    *The 19th Annual American Black Film Festival kicks offJune 11, 2015 and is presented by the Motion Picture Assoc. of America, Inc. The American Black Film Festival’s Exciting Slate of Events and Screenings Will Take Place at the New York Hilton Midtown, AMC Theatres and SVA Theatre June 11 – June 14, 2015 *Film director Rick Famuyiwa’s critically […]

  • 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 […]

  • Morris Chestnut: 2014 ABFF Ambassador on why He Embraces Title (Watch)

    Jun 23, 14 by Madge Evans Leave a comment


    *EURweb.com associate Madge Evans was in NYC this past weekend to cover the American Black Film Festival and sat down for a brief chat with 2014 ABFF Ambassador Morris Chestnut to discuss the duties inclusive of carrying the notable moniker. A recurring face at the ABFF for years, Chestnut proudly acknowledges his obligations as this […]

  • 18th Annual American Black Film Festival Kicks Off in NYC (Pics)

    Jun 21, 14 by Madge Evans Leave a comment


    *A celebrity-ridden red carpet was the perfect start to kick off this year’s American Black Film Festival (ABFF). With the opening night gala screening of “Think Like A Man Too” being the highlight of the evening, festival attendees are eagerly anticipating what the remainder of this fete has in store which will end June 22nd. […]

  • American Black Film Festival to Honor Black Films (Watch)

    Jan 29, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *Awards show season is in full effect! But the award shows that have tendency to be overlooked are the black film ceremonies with the Golden Globes, SAG Awards and Oscars dominating the season. Nevertheless, American Black Film Festival celebrates black films (many of which are overlooked by the Academy Awards), and the African American Film […]

  • A Chat with Nicole Friday

    Jul 11, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *Nicole Friday, the right hand woman of American Black Film Festival creator Jeff Friday has been involved with the event for years, starting off as a volunteer and eventually marrying the man who started it all. During a Cadillac sponsored dinner at Barton G restaurant in Miami, Florida, the talented chef and founder of gourmet catering company, The Cupcake Craze, chatted with […]