Charlotte Black Film Festival 2017 Events listing 

Thursday, March 30, 2017  6:30pm


 CBFF OPENING NIGHT FILM, RED CARPET WELCOME,

NETWORK MIXER, MEET THE FILMMAKERS

Doors Open @ 6:00pm – Film @ 7:30

ILLICIT TRAILER

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Friday, March 31, 2017


INDEPENDENT FILM SCREENINGS

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Documentaries, Features Film,  Short Films,  Students Films  & Web Series

Single Movie Ticket Only $15.00

 Charlotte Convention Center

10:00am – 8:00pm

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Friday March 31, 2017


 Power Up Youth Pavilion

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Interactive Presentations, Gaming, Digital Media

Middle, High School and College Students

Charlotte Convention Center

10:00am – 3:00pm

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Friday March 31, 2017


The State of Film Production in the North & South Carolina’s

With Film Commissioner Beth Petty

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Charlotte Convention Center

11:00am – 12:30pm

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Friday March 31, 2017


 The New FILM/TV Distribution Model

“How to get paid”

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Corey Grant , Mark Harris, Deidre Thomas, Billy Benston

Charlotte Convention Center

2:00pm – 4:00pm

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March 31, 2017 6:30pm


Master Class

Acting Workshop with Darrin Henson

Friday March 31st, doors open at 6:00pm 

Some of the skill Darrin will be teaching are: (Not included with VIP Festival Pass)

1) NEED PERSONA AND TRAGIC FLAW

2) DEVELOP ACTORS POWER OF INTENTION

3) PRACTICE. MONOLOGUE IN FRONT OF AUDIENCE

4) ENERGETIC MATCHING OF CHARACTER

5)AFTER SESSION Q & A

6) EACH PARTICIPATE WILL RECEIVE A CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

7) MEET & NETWORK WITH THE FILMMAKERS

                    Darrin Henson Tickets Here

AFTER PARTY

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Charlotte Convention Center

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Saturday April 1, 2017 9:30am


 “PITCH ME” Competition

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Bring your best Idea for a Film, TV/Reality Show or Web Series

Bring your best idea for a Film, TV/Reality Show or Web Series to “PITCH ME” Get feedback on the spot from industry judges and your peers.  Every person will get 3 – 5 minutes to make your pitch. The winner will get an award, be announced at the Red Carpet Visions Awards and get free consultation to take their project to the next phase of production. April 1st @ 9:30am – $25.00 per Pitch Charlotte Convention Center.   ( Not included with Festival Pass)

Charlotte Convention Center

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Saturday April 1, 2017


 

10:00am Independent Film Screenings

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Charlotte Convention Center

10:00am – 7:00pm

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April 1, 2017  1:00 pm


  “Restoring the Crown” – In Seach of the Black Male

In Business, Comunity, Education, Family, Politics, Relationships, and Spirituality

Film, Panel, Q & A

The Million Man March “Untold Story” – Director: Angela Muhammad

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Charlotte Convention Center

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  “MY BEAT YOUR MOVIE”

Saturday April 1, 2017  3:30 pm

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Charlotte Convention Center

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Music Video Festival Competition

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Charlotte Convention Center

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April 1, 2017


 “Red Carpet Vision Award”

“Awarding the best in Film and those who create it”.

Host – Music – Guest Presenters & Performers

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Charlotte Convention Center

 7:30 pm Awards Program

doors open ar 6:30pm

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April 2, 2017


 Filmmakers Prayer Breakfast

10:00am

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April 2, 2017 2:00pm


Closing Film & Panel Discussion

“LOVE ME or LEAVE ME”

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Short Film: Behind Closed Doors

Director:  Max Cole

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Two parents, with two very different opinions, have a raw and honest conversation about their son coming out of the closet.

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