International Black Film Festival of Nashville

The International Black Film Festival of Nashville
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Nashville, TN 37228

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BLEACHING BLACK CULTURE
Directed By: Cas Sigers-Beedles

From the stolen legacy of African civilization to the shaping of American and
global  trends, Bleaching Black Culture examines the impact African Americans have on art, culture, technology and more. We pose thought ­provoking questions concerning black cultural coopting that will yield to conversations and possible
answers about its outcome on our future.  Click here for details

 

BEYOND THE LIGHTS
Directed By: Gina Prince-Bythewood

Starring : GuGu Mbatha-Raw,  Nate Parker, Minnie Driver, Machine Gun Kelly, Danny Glover

This is the story of Noni, the music world’s latest superstar. But not all is what it seems, and the pressures of fame have Noni on the edge – until she meets Kaz Nicol, a young cop and aspiring politician who’s been assigned to her detail. Drawn to each other, Noni and Kaz fall fast and hard, despite the protests of those around them who urge them to put their career ambitions ahead of their romance. But it is ultimately Kaz’s love that gives Noni the courage to find her own voice and break free to become the artist she was meant to be.  Click here for details

DEAR WHITE PEOPLE
Directed By: Justin Simien

Starring: Tessa Thompson, Tyler James Williams, Teyonah Parris, Kyle Gallner, Dennis Haysbert

The unexpected election of activist Samantha White as head of a traditionally black residence hall sets up a college campus culture war that challenges conventional notions of what it means to be black. While Sam leverages her notoriety as host of the provocative and polarizing radio show “Dear White People” to try to prevent the college from diversifying Armstrong Parker House, outgoing head-of-house Troy Fairbanks, son of the university’s dean, defies his father’s lofty expectations by applying to join the staff of Pastiche, the college’s influential humor magazine. Click here for details.

 

SEE NOW 2012 “IBFFN ONLINE” Official Selections

IBFFN launches its first online film festival with powerful films from around globe. Please be sure to check back with us for the online screening schedule and official launch date in November. Click here to check out the official selections for the 2012 IBFFN ONLINE.

 

COMING SOON : CALL FOR FILM OPENS NOVEMBER 2013 CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS.

Connect and share your vision with a wide audience. Get the attention of top notch industry executives.
Build buzz for your film & network with filmmakers from around the globe.
Have a chance to join an elite group of award winning films. Submit four film today for the 2013 International Black Film Festival of Nashville.

CHECK OUT: 2013 SUMMER FILM SERIES PREVIEW

You don’t want to miss out on an amazing summer of movies brought to you by The International Black Film Festival of Nashville (IBFFN). IBFFN will present its inaugural Summer Film Series  starting in May 2013 which will include critically acclaimed independent, studio features, documentaries and short  independent films. Select films will include a Q&A session with directors, producers and cast members. Join our mailing list, Check our website regularly for updates, and get your tickets early. CLICK HERE TO VIEW FILMS &  PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS TODAY!

2013 MEMBERSHIP DRIVE: “REEL FRIENDS”  SIGN UP COMING SOON

Join our year-round membership program “Reel Friends” and become a part of one of the most exciting organizations in town! “Reel Friends” offers its members FREE sneak previews throughout the year, FREE or discounted passes to our annual international film festival and much more. From the “Film Buff” to the “Red Carpet” level membership, “Reel Friends” has something for every film lover. Visit our Membership Booth during the 2012 Festival for details and to sign up.

 

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