cbff events

Thursday April 11

Location

Host Hotel - Fairfield Inn by Marriott

6:00pm - 10:00pm
Opening Night Celebration
Welcome, Film, Music, Red Carpet Photos.

Studio Movie Grill
210 E Trade St D-290, Charlotte, NC 28202

Friday April 12

Location

10:00am - 8:00pm
Digital Village Expo

Vendors. Speakers & Entertainers in the Digital Village

Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

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10:00am - 7:00pm
Independent Film Screenings

Shorts, Documentaries, Web Series, Narrative Features, International & Student Films

Theater I & II
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

11:00am TV and Film Opportunities in the Carolinas

Charlotte Film Commissioner - Beth Petty will share the opportunities and grant available to produce your film in North Carolina.

Workshop Room I
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

12:30pm Adapting Your Book, Script or Ideal into a Film or TV show

C. Nathaniel Brown is an award-winning writer, filmmaker, publisher, speaker, and writing coach. He has written, directed and produced more than two dozen films including short films and feature films.

Workshop Room I
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

2:00pm - Lens On Health Panel

Filmmakers and Health Care professionals take stage and share the purpose of the content produced to bring awareness to mental, physical health and abuse

PowerUp Stage
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

4:00pm Pool-Side Mixer

Sit out by the pool and meet other attendees

Host Hotel - Fairfield Inn by Marriott

8:00pm Fashion of Film Showcase - Mixer at 7:00pm

Come and see over 80 models, 8 designers and 11 film inspired designs. At the Fashion of Film Showcase.

Theater I
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Saturday April 13

Location

9:00am - Master Class - with Rhavynn Drummer, Casting Director

Rhavynn Drummer Bio Rhavynn Drummer is an Atlanta based Director, Producer, and Casting Director who has always had a love for actors and great performances. She began her career in casting at Tyler Perry Studios. While working at the studio she has participated in the casting of fifteen feature films, seven television series, and seven theatrical productions. .

Workshop Room I
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

9:30am Pitch Me Competition

Come and Pitch Your Ideal and/or Script you think would make a great Film/TV Show.. All pitches will be judged by Industry professionals and your peers. Winner will be announced at the Red Carpet Vision Awards - April 13 at 8pm.

Workshop Room II
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

10:00am -Digital Village

Vendors. Speakers & Entertainers in the Digital Village

Digital Village & PowerUp Stage
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

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10am - 7:30pm Independent Film Screenings, Narrative Features, Documentaries, Web Series, Shorts, and Student Films

Theater I & II
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

The Boom Boom Room
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

PowerUp Stage
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Workshop Room I
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Workshop Room I
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

4:00pm - Pool-Side Mixer

Sit out by the pool and meet other attendees

Host Hotel - Fairfield Inn by Marriott

8:00pm - Red Carpet Vision Awards

The Oscars of Film and Television

Theater I
Charlotte Convention Center
501 College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

10:30pm - Festival After Party

After the show, it's the after party.

Sunday April 14

Location

9:00am -Filmmakers Prayer Breakfast

The Charlotte Black Film Festival thanking God for another successful year while fellowshipping with filmmakers, attendees and friends before leaving our wonderful city.

Host Hotel - Fairfield Inn by Marriott