THE AFRICAN AMERICAN FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION (AAFCA) LAUNCHES SUMMER SCREENING SERIES

THE AFRICAN AMERICAN FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION (AAFCA) LAUNCHES SUMMER SCREENING SERIES

The African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) expands its 2018 summer programming. In addition to the 7th edition of SYNERGY ATL, AAFCA introduces its inaugural AAFCA Summer Screening Series. AAFCA’s first-ever Summer Screening Series takes place in Los Angeles and Atlanta with screenings of 30, 25, and 20-year-old anniversary titles that celebrate Black culture and…

ROB REINER TO RECEIVE AWARD FROM AFRICAN AMERICAN FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION

ROB REINER TO RECEIVE AWARD FROM AFRICAN AMERICAN FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION

(Los Angeles, CA) – The African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) will honor veteran film/television actor, writer, director and producer Rob Reiner with its inaugural Stanley Kramer Award for Social Justice in recognition of his career long activism and support to progressive politics. The director, whose latest film LBJ earned AAFCA’s Seal of Approval to denote its high quality,…

The African American Film Critics Association Takes on Sundance

The African American Film Critics Association Takes on Sundance

By Guest Writer:  Ronda Penrice Every year the film industry converges on Park City, Utah for the Sundance Film Festival and AAFCA (African American Film Critics Association) is happy to be among them. “We’re thrilled,” says Gil Robertson, AAFCA president and co-founder. The organization representing the largest membership of Black film critics in this country…

Arpa Film Festival on the Red Carpet

Arpa Film Festival on the Red Carpet

Over the years, AFFMA has been supporting a spectrum of artists, including filmmakers, writers, photographers, dancers, designers, actors and musicians, through its signature annual event Arpa International Film Festival held in Hollywood, California since 1997. Arpa Film Festival is one of the oldest independent film festivals in Hollywood providing a safe ground for international filmmakers…

Cinetel Films - The Amityville Murders Could be the Breakout Horror Movie From AFM

Cinetel Films - The Amityville Murders Could be the Breakout Horror Movie From AFM

Cinetel Films,  a company know for cult classic Horror franchise films like “I Spit on Your Grave” may have created the best retelling of a horror fan staple – Amityville.  “The Amityville Murders” is sure to become an instant horror classic. I am a huge horror fan and could not believe what I saw.  Producers,…

The American Cinematheque Welcomes 20th Annual Arpa International Film Festival

The American Cinematheque Welcomes 20th Annual Arpa International Film Festival

Hollywood, California (October 24, 2017) The American Cinematheque welcomes the 20th anniversary of The Arpa International Film Festival showcasing international cinematic gems in the heart of Hollywood at the historic Egyptian Theatre from November 3 – 5, 2017. www.arpafilmfestival.com This year’s highlights include a diverse range of films that explore themes such as genocide, war, and LGBTQ issues. The festival will also…

Master of Horror JOHN CARPENTER Invites You to Be His Personal Guest for 2 Special HALLOWEEN EVENTS

Master of Horror JOHN CARPENTER Invites You to Be His Personal Guest for 2 Special HALLOWEEN EVENTS

HelLA HORROR NIGHTS and JOHN CARPENTER’S ANTHOLOGY LIVE CONCERT  EXCLUSIVE ONE-OF-A-KIND JOHN CARPENTER PACKAGE UP FOR AUCTION  In Benefit of the ROCK AGAINST MS FOUNDATION, The sCARE FOUNDATION and FUR & FEATHER ANIMAL SANCTUARY HOLLYWOD, CA (October 22, 2017) – Legendary Master of Horror John Carpenter has diabolically devised a spooktacular evening for a pair…