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Thursday, August 6
 

9:00am EDT

Press & Industry Screening
Exclusive private cinema for Press and Industry screenings.
A P&I screening pass is required to access this experience.  This pas sis only available by invitation to accredited members of the press and network executives.


Thursday August 6, 2020 9:00am - 10:00pm EDT
P&I Private Cinema

9:00am EDT

Stories That Matter : Festival Private Cinemas
Grab your popcorn and cozy up in our "self serve" private cinemas.
Choose from the following cinemas:

  • BLACK STORIES THAT MATTER
  • SCARY STORIES THAT MATTER
  • SCI-FI STORIES THAT MATTER
  • REAL STORIES THAT MATTER
  • GLOBAL STORIES THAT MATTER
  • WOMAN-LED STORIES STORIES THAT MATTER
  • LIT STORIES THAT MATTER
  • DRAMATIC STORIES THAT MATTER
  • FUNNY STORIES THAT MATTER
*** some titles are only available for P&I screenings or Special Watch Parties with the Cast & Crew


Thursday August 6, 2020 9:00am - 11:30pm EDT
247films.tv

1:00pm EDT

Conversations From The Culture
Sir Shefik interviews the dopest filmmakers and content creators from around the world.

Speakers
avatar for Shefik

Shefik

Executive Producer/Host, "Shefik presents Invocation"
   Shefik is an accomplished industry insider, who has appeared on MTV, SiriusXM, PBS, network television, and in print media, as well as internationally on TRT World (Turkish Radio and Television Corporation, based in Istanbul, Turkey). He has held senior-level positions at many... Read More →



Thursday August 6, 2020 1:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
The Red Carpet

1:00pm EDT

Let's Chill : Networking, Beats & Eats
Hang out with filmmakers, cast and crew... grab your OUNCE WATER wine and beer and let's connect.

Sponsors


Thursday August 6, 2020 1:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Cypher Lounge 2 - Room 1

2:00pm EDT

MASTER CYPHER : The Distribution Down Low : I Want To Sell My Movie/Series
The Distribution Down Low : I Want To Sell My Movie/Series
Seed&Spark powers this behind the scenes cypher breaking down the unspoken rules to sell your short/feature or series to networks or major streamers.

Speakers
avatar for Christina Raia

Christina Raia

Seed&Spark



Thursday August 6, 2020 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Cypher Lounge 1 - Room 1

6:00pm EDT

Opening Night Watch Party: PROSPECT PARK
Join Khalil Kain and Shaquala Gooden at the 247LIVE! Theater with the cast and creators of PROSPECT PARK.
THIS PRIVATE WATCH PARTY REQUIRES A SEPARATE PASS.
PLEASE CLICK HERE TO OBTAIN A PASS TO THIS WATCH PARTY

Moderators
avatar for Khalil Kain

Khalil Kain

Actor/Philanthropist
Khalil Kain is an actor, writer, and philanthropist.  

Speakers
avatar for Coutni Saizon

Coutni Saizon

Director/ Writer
Originally hailing from New Orleans, Louisiana, Courtni has been a creative all her life. She started out in front of the camera as an actress and then transitioned behind the camera as a director. When not reading voraciously, eating out, or Netflix and chilling, you can find Courtni... Read More →



Thursday August 6, 2020 6:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

7:00pm EDT

MASTER CYPHER : We Run This - The Business of Show Running
Executive Producer Kuye Youngblood leads this unique conversation with the top show-runners in the industry and festival attendees on the business side of being a Showrunner…This cypher is for our next Shonda Rymes...those content creators who dream of running their series on networks… this one is for you.

Moderators
avatar for Kuye Youngblood

Kuye Youngblood

Head of Development & Production, BRIC TV

Speakers
avatar for Lilly Burns

Lilly Burns

Writer/Director/Producer, Jax Media
Lilly Burns is an Emmy-nominated and Peabody Award-winning producer, director and writer, and founding member of Jax Media, where she develops film and television projects.
avatar for Liz Cohen

Liz Cohen

VP of Development, Jax Media
Since 2017, Liz Cohen has worked at JAX Media, currently the VP of Development. Before that, she was the head of development at Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone's production company, On the Day Productions. Her on set experience includes working for Zach Galifianakis on "The Hangover... Read More →
avatar for Robin Thede

Robin Thede

Writer/Executive Producer
Robin Thede is the Emmy-nominated creator, executive producer, show runner, writer and star of the hit sketch comedy series “A Black Lady Sketch Show” (HBO). Previously, she created, executive produced and hosted theatrically acclaimed late night show, "The Rundown with Robin... Read More →

Sponsors
avatar for Jax Media

Jax Media

F I L M  &  T E L E V I S I O N  D E V E L O P M E N T  &  P R O D U C T I O N . Founded in 2011, Jax Media is a television and film production company with offices in New York, Los Angeles, and London. Jax Media has created a production model that allows talent to maintain... Read More →



Thursday August 6, 2020 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Filmmaker Lounge 1

7:00pm EDT

SoundClash : PlatesNCrates Happy Hour
Happy Hour Time!
Grab your wine, beer or favorite drink and join us for an at - home version of the groundbreaking Plates & Crates series. Live from our kitchens (literally), we bring you a mini concert and real-time cooking demo as founder Malik-16 covers classic songs spanning the career of 2020 Hip-Hop Film Festival G.O.A.T. award recipient, Ice Cube, While Chef Baindu presents her exclusive cake jars from her Lady B's company.

Streaming on IG live @platesncrates



Moderators
avatar for Malik-16

Malik-16

MC / Co-Founder of PlatesNCrates, PlatesNCrates

Artists
avatar for Chef Baindu

Chef Baindu

Chef
Creator of Lady B’s catering is the trusted cake supplier of clients in need of premium sweet or savory  dishes as well as her newest endeavor: handcrafted "Cake for the Culture" cake jars.



Thursday August 6, 2020 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Cypher Lounge 2 - Room 1

9:00pm EDT

ACT UP! : MonoLive Drama Competition Powered by Backstage & Final Draft
The MonoLive Actor monologue challenge.  $100 is up for grabs along with prize swag from Backstage.  Live theater competition right in your living room. #BringTheDrama

The Creative Couch, #WASHED Series and Hip Hop Film Festival NYC (HHFF) continues its monthly #MonoLIVE Actor Monologue Challenge powered by Backstage on opening night of the Hip Hop Film Festival August 6th, 2020 at 8 p.m. CT/9 p.m. ET. This month's theme is Drama with a $100 cash prize courtesy of HHFF plus a year’s free Backstage subscription. 

Moderators
avatar for Jerod Couch

Jerod Couch

The Creative Couch
Jerod Couch is a 2x regional Emmy Winner (12x Nominee) from Dallas, Texas. A Director/Producer/Writer/Editor, Jerod Couch’s career highlights consist of a five-year stint at ESPN including launching a network and three seasons leading creative for Major League Baseball’s Texas... Read More →

Sponsors


Thursday August 6, 2020 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Filmmaker Lounge 2

9:00pm EDT

SoundClash : Listen To New York
Enjoy the HHFF SoundClash carefully curated by Listen To New York Founder Hauke Gahrmann


Thursday August 6, 2020 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
247Live Theater
 
Friday, August 7
 

9:00am EDT

Press & Industry Screenings
Exclusive private cinema for Press and Industry screenings.
A P&I screening pass is required to access this experience.  This pas sis only available by invitation to accredited members of the press and network executives.


Friday August 7, 2020 9:00am - 10:00pm EDT
P&I Private Cinema

9:00am EDT

Stories That Matter : Festival Private Cinemas
Grab your popcorn and cozy up in our "self serve" private cinemas.
Choose from the following cinemas:

  • BLACK STORIES THAT MATTER
  • SCARY STORIES THAT MATTER
  • SCI-FI STORIES THAT MATTER
  • REAL STORIES THAT MATTER
  • GLOBAL STORIES THAT MATTER
  • WOMAN-LED STORIES STORIES THAT MATTER
  • LIT STORIES THAT MATTER
  • DRAMATIC STORIES THAT MATTER
  • FUNNY STORIES THAT MATTER
*** some titles are only available for P&I screenings or Special Watch Parties with the Cast & Crew


Friday August 7, 2020 9:00am - 11:30pm EDT
247films.tv

12:30pm EDT

ACT UP! presents #PenGame
Let's Play... Our weekly writer's retreat led by ZenDestiny.
A special session just for writers ... bring your incense, deep breaths, an open mind, pen and paper...
Special Guest Writer - Award winning Director,Jamal Hodge

Moderators
avatar for ZenDestiny

ZenDestiny

CEO, #Pengame

Speakers
Sponsors


Friday August 7, 2020 12:30pm - 2:00pm EDT
Cypher Lounge 1 - Room 1

1:00pm EDT

Conversations From The Culture
Sir Shefik interviews the dopest filmmakers and content creators from around the world.

Speakers
avatar for Shefik

Shefik

Executive Producer/Host, "Shefik presents Invocation"
   Shefik is an accomplished industry insider, who has appeared on MTV, SiriusXM, PBS, network television, and in print media, as well as internationally on TRT World (Turkish Radio and Television Corporation, based in Istanbul, Turkey). He has held senior-level positions at many... Read More →



Friday August 7, 2020 1:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Filmmaker Lounge - Room 1

1:00pm EDT

Let's Chill : Networking, Beats & Eats
Hang out with filmmakers, cast and crew... grab your OUNCE WATER wine and beer and let's connect.

Sponsors


Friday August 7, 2020 1:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Cypher Lounge 1 - Room 1

2:00pm EDT

Film Fundraising Post COVID
We are in the middle of a pandemic, but we still have to create to feed our families and employ our community.  How do we raise funding in he middle of a pandemic? Seed&Spark & CR Capers, founder of the Harlem Film House, hosts this important cypher to help you navigate the “new normal”.

Speakers
avatar for Capers

Capers

Harlem Film House / Hip Hop Film Festival
avatar for Bri Castellini

Bri Castellini

Seed&Spark



Friday August 7, 2020 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Filmmaker Lounge 2

3:00pm EDT

The Boss Pitch Practice Session
Participating in the Boss Pitch on Saturday? Come practice your pitch with our Boss Pitch Host & Guru, Squeaky Moore.  She will give you tips and tricks to help you deliver a confident pitch, whether in competition or at a chance meeting.

Speakers


Friday August 7, 2020 3:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Cypher Lounge 2 - Room 1

6:00pm EDT

Master Cypher: State of the Industry
COVID and the Black Lives Matter movement has changed the landscape of how we produce shows, films and content.  Crew Me Up founders, Josh Friedman and V, lead this cypher with attendees to discuss the industry’s path to recovery after COVID, safety protocols, and diversity hiring.

Moderators
avatar for Joshua A. Friedman

Joshua A. Friedman

Writer/Executive Producer/Entrepreneur, Crew Me Up

Speakers
avatar for Flo

Flo

Executive Producer, Give Films, Co-Founder
Flo brings over 20 years of entertainment industry leadership, management, and production experience to her role as Executive Producer and Co-Founder of Give Film. In recent months, Flo Executive Produced two short films entitled Dear Mama and Generation Lockdown, and is currently... Read More →
avatar for Sara Lynn

Sara Lynn

Executive Producer/Director/ COVID Compliance Consultant, Cerulean Films
Sara Lynn Krupnick is a bi-coastal Line Producer and COVID-19 Compliance Officer, a member of the Producers Guild of America (PGA), and New York Women in Film and Television, as well as, Association of Independent Commercial Producer (AICP) trained. Ms. Krupnick was a 2019 Featured... Read More →

Sponsors


Friday August 7, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Filmmaker Lounge 1

6:00pm EDT

SoundClash : PlatesNCrates Happy Hour
Happy Hour Time!
Grab your wine, beer or favorite drink and join us for an at - home version of the groundbreaking Plates & Crates series. Live from our kitchens (literally), we bring you a mini concert and real-time cooking demo as founder Malik-16 covers classic songs spanning the career of 2020 Hip-Hop Film Festival G.O.A.T. award recipient, Ice Cube, While Chef Mikail creates an artful 5-star meal inspired by the music.

Streaming on IG live @platesncrates


Moderators
avatar for Malik-16

Malik-16

MC / Co-Founder of PlatesNCrates, PlatesNCrates


Friday August 7, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

7:00pm EDT

University of Dope Gameshow
America's favorite hip hop party game has taken its talent to the web!
University of Dope has been reformatted into a game show where the audience can play along with our contestants, Live!
Join us for a special Industry edition taking place as part of the entertainment and networking for the HHFF!


Artists
avatar for Malik-16

Malik-16

MC / Co-Founder of PlatesNCrates, PlatesNCrates


Friday August 7, 2020 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

9:00pm EDT

SoundClash : Listen To New York
Enjoy the HHFF SoundClash carefully curated by Listen To New York Founder Hauke Gahrmann



Friday August 7, 2020 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
247Live Theater
 
Saturday, August 8
 

9:00am EDT

Press & Industry Screening
Exclusive private cinema for Press and Industry screenings.
A P&I screening pass is required to access this experience.  This pas sis only available by invitation to accredited members of the press and network executives.


Saturday August 8, 2020 9:00am - 10:00pm EDT
P&I Private Cinema

9:00am EDT

Stories That Matter : Festival Private Cinemas
Grab your popcorn and cozy up in our "self serve" private cinemas.
Choose from the following cinemas:

  • BLACK STORIES THAT MATTER
  • SCARY STORIES THAT MATTER
  • SCI-FI STORIES THAT MATTER
  • REAL STORIES THAT MATTER
  • GLOBAL STORIES THAT MATTER
  • WOMAN-LED STORIES STORIES THAT MATTER
  • LIT STORIES THAT MATTER
  • DRAMATIC STORIES THAT MATTER
  • FUNNY STORIES THAT MATTER
*** some titles are only available for P&I screenings or Special Watch Parties with the Cast & Crew


Saturday August 8, 2020 9:00am - 11:30pm EDT
247films.tv

1:00pm EDT

Conversations From The Culture
Sir Shefik interviews the dopest filmmakers and content creators from around the world.

Speakers
avatar for Shefik

Shefik

Executive Producer/Host, "Shefik presents Invocation"
   Shefik is an accomplished industry insider, who has appeared on MTV, SiriusXM, PBS, network television, and in print media, as well as internationally on TRT World (Turkish Radio and Television Corporation, based in Istanbul, Turkey). He has held senior-level positions at many... Read More →



Saturday August 8, 2020 1:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Filmmaker Lounge - Room 1

1:00pm EDT

Let's Chill : Networking, Beats & Eats
Hang out with filmmakers, cast and crew... grab your OUNCE WATER, wine and beer and let's connect.

Sponsors


Saturday August 8, 2020 1:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Filmmaker Lounge 2

2:00pm EDT

The Boss Pitch
The Boss Pitch is a "Shark-Tank" style pitch event where filmmakers, and dreamers have the once in a lifetime opportunity to pitch DIRECTLY to the decision makers of influential and successful corporations, media giants, investors and influencers.
GRAND PRIZE >> ONE PERSON WILL RECEIVE A PITCH MEETING A FILM FINANCIER LOOKING FOR A PROJECT TO FUND 
Includes:
10 Minute Pitch Time Slot with our Bosses ( 5 minutes to pitch | 5 minutes for questions)
Boss Market - products and services designed to grow your business
INCLUDED:
  • BOSSCHICKS Digital Swag Bag
  • Practice Session : 50% off a practice session with Boss Squeaky Moore. Practice sessions occur before the actual pitch to help you hone your presentation.
  • The Boss Market : 1 on 1 consults with industry professionals during the practice session
  • The Bosses Lounge : A place to network with other filmmakers
As to the rules of the competition, we cannot tell you how best to pitch your project, but all presentation formats will be accepted.
You may use the following alone or in combination:
  • - Verbal only
  • - Trailer
  • - Powerpoint
  • - Pitch Deck
  • - One Sheet
The schedule follows:
PITCH PRACTICE DAY
Practice your pitch with a top agent and industry professionals.
Friday: August 7
Time: 2pm – 5pm
PITCH DAY
Present your pitch to our Bosses and get support on the spot for your film.
One person will be selected for the grand prize to pitch to film financier, Jon Gosier and acquisitions liaison Snypes Murdock (***takes place on a different day).
Saturday: August 8
Time: 2pm – 6pm
Slots will be assigned the day of the pitch, please make arrangements to attend from 2pm-6pm.
Pitch participation is per project. Teams are welcome.
*** participating bosses subject to change.

Moderators
Speakers
avatar for Francesca Francois-Grimaldi

Francesca Francois-Grimaldi

Founder, CEO, Crystal Ship Agency
She is the founding partner of Plaza 7 NYC Inc which rebranded to Crystal Ship Artists, A Talent and Literary Agency, and is the co-founding member of the Crystal Ship Filmmaker program (a free, vetted program created for filmmakers, television and digital content creators). Francesca... Read More →
avatar for Sharon Parker-Frazier

Sharon Parker-Frazier

Crystal Ship Agency
A native New Yorker, born and raised on Manhattan’s Upper West side and a UCLA graduate who got her start with NBC Television as a production associate for The Cosby Show, A Different World, and The Cosby Mysteries. Other production credits include Dick Wolf’s New York Under Cover... Read More →
avatar for P. Karen Parks

P. Karen Parks

Crystal Ship Agency
Ms. Parks is Executive Vice President of Theatre and Talent Development of Plaza 7 NY/ Crystal Ship Artists. She has been a producer and company manager for various Off-Broadway productions. She has an extensive background in stage management and running crew in NYC notably at Manhattan... Read More →
avatar for Mona Scott-Young

Mona Scott-Young

Founder / CEO, MonaMi Entertainment
avatar for Christine Westbury

Christine Westbury

Sr. Dir of Dev at Big Fish Entertainment, Big FIsh



Saturday August 8, 2020 2:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Cypher Lounge 1 - Room 1

3:00pm EDT

ACT UP! : The POWER of an Actor's LEGACY : An Actor's Workshop w/ Wendy McKenzie and Naturi Naughton
Hollywood Casting agent Wendy McKenzie and POWER’s Naturi Naughton lead this beneficial cypher that provides resources to beginning and established actors. to ensure better preparation for auditions and casting sessions.  This workshop will cover what what goes on before and after casting season and the business of picking the right role to ensure a fulfilling career legacy.  The second half will incorporate IMPROV and DRAMA GAMES with interactive team building exercises. This cypher is a fun and powerful way to learn how to leave a lasting impression with casting agents.

Speakers
avatar for Wendy McKenzie

Wendy McKenzie

Casting Director/Acting Couch
Wendy McKenzie has come into her own as a rising ‘in demand’ casting director, acting coach and motivational speaker. Stepping out from the shadow of her notable casting mentors; Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd, Anissa Williams and Tracey Moore, Wendy has defined her technique and approach... Read More →
avatar for Naturi Naughton

Naturi Naughton

Actress/Singer
Naturi Naughton is an American Actress/Singer best known for her performance as "Tasha St. Patrick" in the hit show "Power" on the Starz Network. She has won 2 NAACP Image Awards for her performance in this role. Many also remember her thrilling portrayal of "Lil Kim" in Fox Searchlight's... Read More →

Sponsors


Saturday August 8, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Cypher Lounge 2 - Room 1

5:00pm EDT

SoundClash : PlatesNCrates Happy Hour
Happy Hour Time!
Grab your wine, beer or favorite drink and join us for an at - home version of the groundbreaking Plates & Crates series. Live from our kitchens (literally) we bring you a mini concert and real-time cooking demo as founder Malik-16 covers classic songs spanning the career of 2020 Hip-Hop Film Festival G.O.A.T. award recipient, Ice Cube, While the game-changing Vegan Hood Chefs use that "Westsiiiide" energy to sprinkle us with their brand of California love and educate us through healthy choices.

Streaming on IG live @platesncrates


Moderators
avatar for Malik-16

Malik-16

MC / Co-Founder of PlatesNCrates, PlatesNCrates


Saturday August 8, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

6:00pm EDT

Blackville : Why Our Stories Matter
After the death of George Floyd, super producer, director and storyteller Michael “Boogie’ Pickney called together the “new age talented tenth” - Gen X’ers who have found success by not being afraid to push the envelope when it comes to changing the narrative.  They formed Blackville, a community of creatives who are galvanizing for systematic change for BIPOC artists in film and media.  Join the founding members Michael Pinkney (UD Precious, Broad City), Caralene Robinson (Producer Emmy Nominated King Ester, ) Markuann Smith (creator, Godfather of Harlem) Tracey Baker-Simmons (creator, being Bobby Brown, Bobbi Kristina), and CR Capers, Executive Director, Founder and CEO of the Harlem Film House

Moderators
avatar for Michael A. Pinckney

Michael A. Pinckney

Writer/Executive Producer

Speakers
avatar for Tracey Baker-Simmons

Tracey Baker-Simmons

Creator/Producer
Tracey Baker-Simmons is a seasoned veteran in television and film production who has spent more than 20 years in the industry producing critically acclaimed content. Throughout her career, Ms. Baker-Simmons has proven her ability to create content that both resonates well with viewers... Read More →
avatar for Capers

Capers

Harlem Film House / Hip Hop Film Festival
avatar for Caralene Robinson

Caralene Robinson

Founder/ Executive Director, 220th Street Productions
Caralene Robinson is Founder and Executive Director of 220th Street Productions. She is a filmmaker and marketer committed to telling meaningful stories. Her career began at companies such at Coca Cola and Sprint. Most recently she ran marketing at VH1 and Logo, launching all series... Read More →
avatar for Markuann Anthony Smith

Markuann Anthony Smith

Actor/Producer
Markuann Anthony Smith is an African American actor and television producer. He is the creator (television), executive producer and plays a supporting role in the upcoming American crime drama television series, Godfather of Harlem, starring Forest Whitaker, set to premiere in 2019... Read More →

Sponsors


Saturday August 8, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Filmmaker Lounge 1

9:00pm EDT

SoundClash : Listen To New York
Enjoy the HHFF SoundClash carefully curated by Listen To New York Founder Hauke Gahrmann

Speakers
avatar for Hauke Gahrmann

Hauke Gahrmann

Founder, Listen2NY
   Having moved between New York and Germany for almost twenty years, Hauke Gahrmann permanently settled in New York City twelve years ago, where he strategically directed his lifelong love of music and passion for helping the underserved urban youth into a highly successful passion... Read More →



Saturday August 8, 2020 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
247Live Theater
 
Sunday, August 9
 

9:00am EDT

Press & Industry Screening
Exclusive private cinema for Press and Industry screenings.
A P&I screening pass is required to access this experience.  This pas sis only available by invitation to accredited members of the press and network executives.


Sunday August 9, 2020 9:00am - 10:00pm EDT
P&I Private Cinema

9:00am EDT

Stories That Matter : Festival Private Cinemas
Grab your popcorn and cozy up in our "self serve" private cinemas.
Choose from the following cinemas:

  • BLACK STORIES THAT MATTER
  • SCARY STORIES THAT MATTER
  • SCI-FI STORIES THAT MATTER
  • REAL STORIES THAT MATTER
  • GLOBAL STORIES THAT MATTER
  • WOMAN-LED STORIES STORIES THAT MATTER
  • LIT STORIES THAT MATTER
  • DRAMATIC STORIES THAT MATTER
  • FUNNY STORIES THAT MATTER
*** some titles are only available for P&I screenings or Special Watch Parties with the Cast & Crew


Sunday August 9, 2020 9:00am - 11:30pm EDT
247films.tv

1:00pm EDT

Conversations From The Culture
Sir Shefik interviews the dopest filmmakers and content creators from around the world.

Speakers
avatar for Shefik

Shefik

Executive Producer/Host, "Shefik presents Invocation"
   Shefik is an accomplished industry insider, who has appeared on MTV, SiriusXM, PBS, network television, and in print media, as well as internationally on TRT World (Turkish Radio and Television Corporation, based in Istanbul, Turkey). He has held senior-level positions at many... Read More →



Sunday August 9, 2020 1:00pm - 1:45pm EDT
Filmmaker Lounge - Room 1

1:00pm EDT

3:00pm EDT

Master Cypher : LGBTQ+, The Culture & Film
A no-holds barred conversation on the politics of being LGBTQ+ in film and in the culture of hip-hop. It is an exchange of knowledge, ideas, and resources amongst leading voices within the LGBTQ+ community and the audience. Guests: Oscar winner Bruce Cohen, Sir Shefik, Peppermint and more.

Moderators
avatar for Shefik

Shefik

Executive Producer/Host, "Shefik presents Invocation"
   Shefik is an accomplished industry insider, who has appeared on MTV, SiriusXM, PBS, network television, and in print media, as well as internationally on TRT World (Turkish Radio and Television Corporation, based in Istanbul, Turkey). He has held senior-level positions at many... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Bruce Cohen

Bruce Cohen

Bruce Cohen is an Academy Award®-winning producer of film, television, theater, and live events. He won an Academy Award® for Best Picture in 2000, alongside producing partner Dan Jinks, for Sam Mendes’ American Beauty, which took home a total of five awards at the ceremony. He... Read More →
avatar for Christopher Donaldson

Christopher Donaldson

Producer/ VP of Content
Christopher Donaldson is an Emmy-nominated producer and media executive who oversees acquisition and distribution strategies as VP of Content at Here Media. Prior to his current role, he worked for the Sundance Film Institute and The Television Academy. Christopher is passionate about... Read More →
avatar for Kareem Ferguson

Kareem Ferguson

Writer/Director/Producer
Kareem Ferguson is a Belizean born, South Central L.A. living artist, who wrote, directed, produced and acted in the multi-award winning short film 'GAY BABY' which played 19 Film Festivals and won 'Best LGBT Comedy Short' and 'Best Original Short Screen Play as well as multiple audience... Read More →
avatar for Peppermint

Peppermint

Peppermint….Everyone’s Favorite FlavorFor over 10 years Peppermint has dominatedNew York Audiences with her high-energy performance and engaging personality.Peppermint has Performed all over the world and collected many honors.From her comedic Microphone skills to her live singing... Read More →



Sunday August 9, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Filmmaker Lounge 1

4:00pm EDT

Let's Chill - Networking Cypher with the Marketing Gurus of Harlem Film House
Lauren, Jessica and Anna are here to answer all your questions ahead of your Immersive Cinematic experiences. Get the boost you need to engage a base around your screening.

Speakers
avatar for Anna Briggs-Pirila

Anna Briggs-Pirila

Communications Director
Anna brings a healthy dose of creativity and passion to the field of public relations. With a background in education and psychology, she works with clients to identify communications goals, to design the strategy and tactics that help deliver their message in an engaging and focused... Read More →
avatar for Lauren Gill

Lauren Gill

Public Relations Director/Entrepreneur
Lauren Gill is a young communications strategist and entrepreneur with a visionary mind to bring ideas to life. Lauren stumbled upon her love for public relations as a teenager while watching Beyonce’s publicist interact with her on MTV’s show Diary. Over the course of her career... Read More →
avatar for Jessica Nelson

Jessica Nelson

Public Relations Director
Jessica has a decade of professional experience in public relations and communications, with a strong background in journalism. Most recently she worked as PR Director at event cinema distributor Fathom Events, where she positioned the brand as a recognized and reputable leader in... Read More →

Sponsors

Sunday August 9, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Cypher Lounge 1 - Room 2

6:00pm EDT

The ICON Cypher
SPECIAL REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Join actor, entrepreneur Theo Rossi and the 2020 ICON LIVING award recipient OMARI HARDWICK for an open discussion with the audience about money, power and respect in this game we call Hollywood. Harlem Film House Fundraiser 

Moderators
avatar for Capers

Capers

Harlem Film House / Hip Hop Film Festival

Speakers
avatar for Omari Hardwick

Omari Hardwick

Actor/ Poet/ Mentor
As an actor, poet, athlete and mentor, Omari Hardwick is used to straddling multiple worlds at once. Recently Omari Hardwick  portrayed Ghost on the Starz series ‘Power,’ a drug dealer who seeks a better life outside his criminal enterprise. In addition to starring in the si... Read More →
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Theo Rossi

DosDudes / Ounce Water
John Theodore Rossi. Rossi studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York where he appeared in several theatre productions in the short time he was there. He is an actor and producer, known for Luke Cage (2016), Sons of Anarchy (2008) and Lowriders (2016).Several years ago, Rossi surprised even himself by establishing a bottled water company. Ounce Water was an idea that sprang from Rossi’s healthy habit of consuming enough water daily. He wanted others to have a healthy daily intake as well... Read More →

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Sunday August 9, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Filmmaker Lounge 2

8:00pm EDT

SoundClash : PlatesNCrates Happy Hour
SOUNDCLASH Time!  

Grab your wine, beer or favorite drink and join us as we bop and network while watching liver performances from amazing artists from around the world.

Powered by LISTEN TO NEW YORK

Moderators
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Malik-16

MC / Co-Founder of PlatesNCrates, PlatesNCrates

Artists
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Aeon Salone

Singer/Soundclash Performer
Ronald ‘Aeon Salone’ Lewis is a first-generation African American born in Brooklyn, a direct descendant of Sir Samuel Lewis, the first mayor of Freetown, Sierra Leone; undoubtedly a prolific and inspired artist, Ronald has been writing, producing, designing and performing since... Read More →
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Larayne

Singer/Soundclash Performer
What would it sound like if Aaliyah met Rihanna at Lauryn Hill's house? You'd hear something like a Jersey bred singer, songwriter and producer whose an ethereal lover but can still ask who you calling… and goes by the name Larayne. IG: @mslarayne
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Shanelle Gabriel

Singer/Poet
Shanelle Gabriel is a poet, singer, creative and activist who has toured internationally, from Italy to Hawaii to South Africa, with her fusion of music and spoken word. Named one of "8 Millennial Feminist Poets That Deserve Recognition" by BET.com and a "Powerful Indie Artist Activist... Read More →
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The MarXman

The MarXman started performing spoken word in the early 2000s after his first experience attending the Nuyorican Poets Cafe. He has since evolved into an experienced hip hop MC, event producer, educator, & creative maverick who passionately supports authentic art culture in NYC. IG... Read More →



Sunday August 9, 2020 8:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
SoundClash Amphitheater
 
Tuesday, August 11
 

2:00pm EDT

CALL CENTER BLUES Watch Party
LOG LINE NOT PROVED BY THE FILMMAKER

Artists
Directors


Tuesday August 11, 2020 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

3:30pm EDT

BRONX BERLIN CONNECTION Watch Party
Over the last 11 years the BronxBerlinConnection has brought young people from different countries and cultures together in order to give them the opportunity to go abroad. All part of the same artistic culture, all talented, this homage is to the young people who discovered each other, discovered themselves, and to this project that brings a glimpse of unity into a world that desperately needs it.

Artists

Tuesday August 11, 2020 3:30pm - 5:30pm EDT
247Live Theater

8:00pm EDT

SOUNDCLASH : DJ BATTLE powered by BRONXNET
GrandMaster Melle Mel MC's an epic DJ Battle featuring GrandWizzard Theodore and The Original DJ Jazzy Jay at BronxNet at the HUB with dance crews the Full Circle Souljahs and The Syrup Kids in the birthplace of Hip Hop premiering on BronxNet TV channel 67 Optimum / 2133

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Tuesday August 11, 2020 8:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
HHFF Facebook Live!
  Live Event, Entertainment / Networking
 
Wednesday, August 12
 

2:00pm EDT

DA BIG ZIP Watch Party
The life of an unknown aspiring rapper and drug dealer becomes more complicated after he misplaces his fanny pack containing money and weed.

Artists
Directors


Wednesday August 12, 2020 2:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

4:30pm EDT

AFRO Watch Party
After multiple encounters with her bully and a little academic inspiration, an African-American teen girl finally stands up for herself against classmates that question her cultural identity.

Artists
Directors
avatar for Jenn Shaw

Jenn Shaw

Writer/Director, Independent



Wednesday August 12, 2020 4:30pm - 5:30pm EDT
247Live Theater

6:00pm EDT

BROKEN BIRD Watch Party
A biracial girl caught between two worlds prepares for her Bat Mitzvah and adulthood.

Artists
Directors


Wednesday August 12, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

7:30pm EDT

THE NEXT STEP Watch Party
LOG LINE NOT PROVIDED BY THE FILMMAKER

Artists
Directors


Wednesday August 12, 2020 7:30pm - 10:30pm EDT
247Live Theater
 
Thursday, August 13
 

5:00pm EDT

HOUSE OF BALLS Watch Party
After dumping her fiancé, Sam discovers a female dodgeball league that makes her face her biggest threat: herself.

Artists
Directors


Thursday August 13, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

8:00pm EDT

MOURNING MEAL Watch Party
After the tragic loss of her son, Cheryl, a grieving mother, adopts a new philosophy, one that changes her outlook on life and grief. One where suffering has become a dear friend... that must be shared.

Speakers
Artists


Thursday August 13, 2020 8:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
247Live Theater
 
Friday, August 14
 

2:00pm EDT

KINKY Watch Party
After straightening her natural hair behind her mother’s back, Maybelline a 14-year old Brooklyn teen who experiences the pressure of looking beautiful must decide rather remain straight or return to her natural state.

Artists
Directors


Friday August 14, 2020 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

6:30pm EDT

RAISING NIA Watch Party
His love for daughter forces him to make a decision that could change the  lives of them both forever.

Artists
Directors


Friday August 14, 2020 6:30pm - 7:30pm EDT
247Live Theater

8:00pm EDT

DOPE COUNTY Watch Party
This film explores the life of Money Jit, a young black man from an underserved community in central Florida, confronted by the ongoing struggles of being targeted by the criminal justice system.

Artists
Directors


Friday August 14, 2020 8:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

9:30pm EDT

BLIGHT Watch Party
A grieving young girl with supernatural abilities seeks vengeance after the racially charged officer-involved shooting of her teenage brother.

Artists
Directors


Friday August 14, 2020 9:30pm - 10:00pm EDT
247Live Theater
 
Saturday, August 15
 

3:00pm EDT

THOUSAND LIGHTS OF SUN Watch Party
On the night of his son's 10th birthday, Jeremy's struggle to provide for his family lands him in a predicament that will change him forever. Thousand Lights of Sun is a story of trauma, perseverance, and family told through the lens of a young black father. 

Artists
Directors


Saturday August 15, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
  Screening, Private Watch Party

5:00pm EDT

THE GOLDEN RECORD Watch Party
Taino, an eager extraterrestrial, embarks on a personal journey with his doubting best friend to find his lost family.



Saturday August 15, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

6:30pm EDT

CITY Watch Party
Desperate teenagers ignite a gang war and narcotics investigation when they stumble upon a botched robbery and help themselves to the spoils.

Artists
Directors


Saturday August 15, 2020 6:30pm - 9:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

9:30pm EDT

THERAPY Watch Party
 A young, black therapist uses an unconventional method of therapy in assisting his clients. Through doing so, he rediscovers a deeply repressed traumatic event in his own past, and he too will have to find a way to heal.

Artists
Directors


Saturday August 15, 2020 9:30pm - 10:30pm EDT
247Live Theater
 
Sunday, August 16
 

3:00pm EDT

K.I.N.G. Watch Party
A troubled Caribbean teenager ventures into an unfamiliar city seeking a bond with his estranged father.



Artists
Directors


Sunday August 16, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

4:30pm EDT

CLOUT Watch Party
James reprimands his rapper friend Craig for his music representing a street lifestyle that he does not live.

Speakers
Artists


Sunday August 16, 2020 4:30pm - 5:30pm EDT
247Live Theater

6:00pm EDT

THE WALK HOME Watch Party
A coming of age story set in Harlem about an overprotective father that won’t let his teenage daughter, Kae, walk home from school. And the consequences that follow as Kae deals with conflicts surrounding friendships at school.

Artists
Directors


Sunday August 16, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

7:30pm EDT

LOVE YOU RIGHT Immersive Watch Party
LOG LINE NOT PROVIDED BY THE FILMMAKER


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Artists
Directors


Sunday August 16, 2020 7:30pm - 10:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Thursday, August 20
 

3:00pm EDT

NO BETTER DAYS$ COMING - Immersive Watch Party
LOG LINE NOT PROVED BY THE FILMMAKER

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BEST EXPERIENCED FROM A LAPTOP OR DESKTOP WITH A STRONG SIGNAL. WEAK WI0FI WILL RESULT IN LAG TIMES AND SYNC ISSUES. HHFF IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE SPEED OF YOUR INTERNET.

Artists
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Thursday August 20, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
  Screening, Private Watch Party

4:30pm EDT

BOOGIE RAGE Watch Party
LOG LINE NOT PROVIDED BY THE FILMMAKER


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Artists
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Thursday August 20, 2020 4:30pm - 5:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:00pm EDT

REST OF US Watch Party
A teenage boy seeks a day to escape from his reality but, his reality is harder to escape than he thought.


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Thursday August 20, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

7:30pm EDT

PRINCE OF POOLS Watch Party
Newly sober and hella awkward, a lazy freestyle rapper juggles his dreams of superstardom with treading water at his family’s pool business when a waterside diss-rap goes viral for all the wrong reasons.


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Thursday August 20, 2020 7:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

9:00pm EDT

SH*TUATIONS Watch Party
3 eccentric friends must find a way to come up with 50 thousand dollars to pay the ransom for their best friend after he's kidnapped. In doing so, they will get involved in the criminal underground.


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Thursday August 20, 2020 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

10:00pm EDT

THE COMPANY YOU KEEP Watch Party
A painfully shy woman is pushed to the brink by a friendship she should have let go long ago.


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Thursday August 20, 2020 10:00pm - 11:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Friday, August 21
 

7:00pm EDT

MASTER CYPHER : MOMENT, MOVEMENT, OR MAINSTREAM ; A CONVERSATION WITH BLACK FILM FESTIVALS
From the COVID-19 crisis to the Black Lives Matter movement, the events of 2020 are having a tremendous impact on filmmakers, filmmaking, and the future. So, what’s next?

Join NYFA’s Film Festival Club President Jumanah el Shabazz and African Black American Film Society (ABA) President LaDerrian Meredith for a conversation with diversity specialists, festival directors, and film programmers about how young Black filmmakers and film festivals are shaping this time in US history and the future of film.

Panelists include:
CR Capers - Founder & Director, Hip Hop Film Festival
Amber Espinosa-Jones - Manager, Outreach & Inclusion Department, Sundance Institute
Yolonda Brinkley - Creator, Diversity
in Cannes
Kimberly SIngleton - Curator and Advisory Board Member, Reel
Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival

Moderated by: 
Jumanah el Shabazz - MFA Filmmaking Candidate, President of Film Festival Club
LaDerrian Meredith - MFA Filmmaking Candidate, President of the African Black American Film Society

Presented by: 
Crickett Rumley - Director, Film Festival Department
Terah Jackson and Kimberly Ogletree - Faculty Advisors, African Black American Film Society


Speakers
avatar for Capers

Capers

Harlem Film House / Hip Hop Film Festival



Friday August 21, 2020 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Cypher Lounge 1 - Room 1

8:30pm EDT

#WASHED Watch Party
Desperate, pressed and #WASHED up, a group of aging millennials attain everything they NEVER wanted - their dreams.

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Artists
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Friday August 21, 2020 8:30pm - 9:30pm EDT
247Live Theater

10:00pm EDT

JUJU: THE WEB SERIES Watch Party
LOG LINE NOT PROVIDED BY THE FILMMAKER

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Friday August 21, 2020 10:00pm - 11:00pm EDT
247Live Theater
 
Saturday, August 22
 

3:00pm EDT

COLORS - Immersive Watch Party

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Artists

Saturday August 22, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

4:30pm EDT

BRODER Watch Party
Brother and sister move to the Buenos Aires suburbs, right next to El Triángulo studio. There they will meet the rules of the street and, above all, the rules of hip hop.

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Saturday August 22, 2020 4:30pm - 5:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:30pm EDT

HARMONAL IMBALANCE Watch Party
Back in the 90s, R&B girl group Harmonal Balance almost made it to the top. Now 20 years later they're back to give stardom another try...if they don't kill each other first.



Saturday August 22, 2020 6:30pm - 7:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

8:00pm EDT

UNFRIENDED** Watch Party
**SPECIAL WATCH PARTY

Artists

Saturday August 22, 2020 8:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
247Live Theater

9:00pm EDT

BUMPY RHODES Watch Party
Kendrick helps in a scheme to score drugs with his best friend Darrin Bumpy Rhodes, who is triggered to get high the day before his final drug test and parole hearing after finding out his girlfriend is his half-sister.

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Saturday August 22, 2020 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Sunday, August 23
 

3:00pm EDT

THE LAST RODRIGUEZ Watch Party
LOG LINE NOT PROVED BY THE FILMMAKER.

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Sunday August 23, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

5:00pm EDT

INSIDE Watch Party
In the midst of the world going through a global pandemic all are issued to stay inside. An individual is quarantined at home and is forced to be alone with his own thoughts away from a world that is full of noise and distractions.

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Sunday August 23, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:30pm EDT

SAFE SPACE Watch Party
Filmmaker Leon Oldstrong takes viewers on a deeply personal journey through his experiences with racism.

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Sunday August 23, 2020 6:30pm - 7:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

8:00pm EDT

THE PURSUIT OF GREATNESS - Immersive Watch Party
A glimpse into the digitalization of hip hop culture.

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Speakers
avatar for Asri Bendacha

Asri Bendacha

Director, Followasri
I'm a filmmaker by accident.

Artists


Sunday August 23, 2020 8:00pm - 10:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Wednesday, August 26
 

2:00pm EDT

HOLLYWOOD STAR - Immersive Watch Party
“Struggling Black Actors” find himself in a one sided audition and gets deterred from dream role. Trying to avoid stereotypical Black figure roles, he finds himself forced to be what he disdains when he knows he can be more.

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Artists
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Wednesday August 26, 2020 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
  Screening, Private Watch Party
  • RSVP Required? yes

4:00pm EDT

VESSEL - Immersive Watch Party
Vessel follows Benjamin, a promising black screenwriter and his manager, Jackson’s journey to enter the white-dominant film industry. The rise of extraterrestrial activity in New York city poses a greater problem for the two, specifically when one imprints on Benjamin.

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Wednesday August 26, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

7:00pm EDT

ON THE FLOOR - Immersive Watch Party
After his first major tour, a strung out SoundCloud rapper retreats to an isolated treehouse, where he is visited by the three people closest to him.

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Wednesday August 26, 2020 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

8:00pm EDT

AMARE WEB SERIES - Immersive Watch Party
CANCELLED BY THE FILMMAKER...ADDITIONAL DETAILS NOT PROVIDED.


Ajani and Cairo teach one another about love in ways that both challenge their vices and help in their journey to finding true love.

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Wednesday August 26, 2020 8:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

10:00pm EDT

DROPOUTS - Immersive Watch Party
After catching his cheating girlfriend having sex with their boss at the nightclub where they all work, college dropout Rhad sets out to exact revenge on them by joining fellow dropouts to transform a struggling Chinese restaurant into a rival nightclub.

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Wednesday August 26, 2020 10:00pm - 11:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Thursday, August 27
 

2:00pm EDT

MEETCUTE ON DANCEWORLD - Immersive Watch Party
In a world where no one speaks verbally, one woman will try to get laid through the complex and sweaty language of DANCE.

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Thursday August 27, 2020 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

3:30pm EDT

DO NOT OPEN - Immersive Watch Party
Fred is stuck in a compromising situation as he deals with a demanding boss and accusations from a co worker.

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Thursday August 27, 2020 3:30pm - 4:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

5:00pm EDT

THE UNWILLING - Immersive Watch Party
Six men recently released from prison try to change their futures by mending their pasts.

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Thursday August 27, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:30pm EDT

DADDY'S HOME - Immersive Watch Party
Daddy’s Home follows the life of John Mallory, a crew member who works in the TV & FilM Industry that loves his job, but juggles working consistently excessive hours, being home with his family and the long term effect the long hours may have on his job performance, health and family life when safety precautions are not taken or sometimes too late.

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Thursday August 27, 2020 6:30pm - 7:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

8:00pm EDT

SMALL & MIGHTY - ACT UP!

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Thursday August 27, 2020 8:00pm - 9:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Friday, August 28
 

5:00pm EDT

NEW YORK TO CONAKRY - Immersive Watch Party
New York to Conakry follows a group of talented drummers and dancers from the New York City area on an artistic cultural exchange in Conakry, Guinea with some of the country’s great artists. The artists knew the trip home would be amazing but didn’t realize that their lives would be changed forever!

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Friday August 28, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Saturday, August 29
 

5:00pm EDT

WOKE - Immersive Watch Party
A "Woke" African-American woman wakes up in a post-apocalyptic world where all black women are extinct. A pair of futuristic news goggles tell her how it happened - and why.

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Saturday August 29, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:30pm EDT

TO TOUCH - Immersive Watch Party
Sometimes the Father has to learn from the Son.....To Touch.

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Saturday August 29, 2020 6:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
  Screening, Private Watch Party
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9:00pm EDT

ANNIVERSARY - Immersive Watch Party
After one year of marriage, the Kemps wonder if they will make it to year two.

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Chanelle Angelique

Founder, Silky Golden Productions



Saturday August 29, 2020 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

10:30pm EDT

DELETE - Immersive Watch Party
An emotionally impulsive guy discovers every time he unfriends someone from facebook, they die.

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Saturday August 29, 2020 10:30pm - 11:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Sunday, August 30
 

4:30pm EDT

THE OPPORTUNIST Watch Party
Pro is the definition of a opportunist. But when his moral compass is in the mix, which path will he go down?

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Sunday August 30, 2020 4:30pm - 5:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:00pm EDT

THE MAKING OF AMERICA'S MOST DANGEROUS CITY - Immersive Watch Party
LOG LINE NOT PROVIDED BY THE FILMMAKER

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Sunday August 30, 2020 6:00pm - 7:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Wednesday, September 2
 

3:00pm EDT

TECHNIQOLOR - Immersive Watch Party
Your transmission of dope vibes, music videos, ill clipart and some of music's newest emerging artist all in one space... creative space. Welcome to Techniqolor.

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Wednesday September 2, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

4:30pm EDT

REST OF US - Immersive Watch Party
A teenage boy seeks a day to escape from his reality but, his reality is harder to escape than he thought.

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Wednesday September 2, 2020 4:30pm - 5:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

7:00pm EDT

CROW HILL - Immersive Watch Party
A viral mutating pandemic has overtaken the city, in Crown Heights Brooklyn the hood forms a militia with one goal: To Survive.

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Wednesday September 2, 2020 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

10:00pm EDT

JUST US - Immersive Watch Party
A true story of two brothers struggling to overcome mental health issues, from childhood through adulthood, with their mother serving as a saving grace throughout.

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Wednesday September 2, 2020 10:00pm - 11:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Thursday, September 3
 

3:00pm EDT

DON'T TELL NOBODY - Immersive Watch Party
‪On the eve of her 14th birthday Ariel is at a crossroads; continue to live in pain or let it all go forever.‬

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Thursday September 3, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

5:00pm EDT

OCEAN GROWN - Immersive Watch Party
LOG LINE: Ocean Grown follows ELLIS, an indie rapper from Baltimore, on his journey to becoming a rap star. Along his journey, Ellis learns the importance of inspiring the people around him.

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Thursday September 3, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:30pm EDT

I HATE THIS F*CKING JOB - Immersive Watch Party
A well poised and professional Naima is aiming to win at Winning Magazine.  Yet she encounters the daily systemic experiences many people of color can relate to.

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Thursday September 3, 2020 6:30pm - 7:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

8:00pm EDT

AWAKEN - Immersive Watch Party
RichMo, a famous musician struggling with the suicide of his wife, goes insane and decides to kill himself to end the nightmare.

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Thursday September 3, 2020 8:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

9:30pm EDT

ARE YOU AN OREO? / ETRE NIOR
Are You an Oreo?: Oreo, a label given in the African-American/Latino community, is defined by Urban Dictionary as "a person who 'acts white' because of the way they dress, talk, or act." This documentary examines the definition of "code-switching" and what it means to be "safe black."

Etre Noir: Using visual collages of moving images, this experimental abstraction examines the impact of cultural appropriation, racism, colorism, and stereotypes on the African American community.

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Thursday September 3, 2020 9:30pm - 11:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Friday, September 4
 

5:00pm EDT

THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME - Immersive Watch Party
LOG LINE NOT PROVIDED BY THE FILMMAKER

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Friday September 4, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

8:30pm EDT

ALBAN HILLS - Immersive Watch Party
LOG LINE : Four college students from different walks of life learn what it's like to want to navigate life independently yet still need the support of friends and family in Alban Hills, NYC.

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Friday September 4, 2020 8:30pm - 9:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Saturday, September 5
 

2:30pm EDT

CHILDHOOD - Immersive watch Party
Two completely different rappers reminisce about their friendship that didn't start in a very good way...

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Saturday September 5, 2020 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

4:00pm EDT

LATE FOR THE FUNERAL - Immersive Watch Party
3 Burglars rob a famous painter on the same day of his wife’s funeral, while the husband is committing suicide.

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Saturday September 5, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

5:30pm EDT

AMERICA - Immersive Watch Party
Take a realistic look at the land of the free through the eyes of confinement, fear and oppression. AMERICA!

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Saturday September 5, 2020 5:30pm - 6:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:30pm EDT

GHETTOCRAYNO - ACT UP! Immersive Watch Party
Too many women and too little money lead to deadly consequences for a young rapper and his ghostwriter friend when they both fall in love with the same woman.

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Saturday September 5, 2020 6:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

9:00pm EDT

SWEET NOTHINGS - Immersive Watch Party
A young woman tries to open herself up to love and realizes that the only obstacle standing in her way is herself.

SCREENING CANCELLED BY THE FILMMAKER.



Saturday September 5, 2020 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

10:30pm EDT

LOVE BOOM BAP - Immersive Watch Party
A story about navigating the boundaries of the heart through the artistic paradigms of music, poetry and dance.

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Saturday September 5, 2020 10:30pm - 11:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Sunday, September 6
 

2:30pm EDT

BROKEN BIRD - Immersive Watch Party
A biracial girl caught between two worlds prepares for her Bat Mitzvah and adulthood.


Sunday September 6, 2020 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

4:00pm EDT

JONES CAFE - Immersive Watch Party
The Bermuda Triangle of Love...

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Joell Jackson

Actor/Writer
Joell Jackson went to La Guardia Arts Highschool in NYC. Born and raised out of Brooklyn, he became the youngest to be in the off Broadway show STOMP for 5 years on a national tour and at the Orpheum theater in NYC. Later he became the Musical Director for the Knicks Drum Line at... Read More →



Sunday September 6, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

5:30pm EDT

NAKED AMBITION - Immersive Watch Party
Zarah dreams of being an actress, but when her side hustle as a stripper steals her confidence she must find the ambition to channel her rage, shame, and talent if she hopes to land the role of a lifetime.

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Sunday September 6, 2020 5:30pm - 6:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

7:00pm EDT

RAPERATIONS - Immersive Watch Party
The story of a group of students retracing their history through the Underground Railroad, Jim Crow, and Mass Incarceration in order to provide reparations to their future selves. An unbelievable story told through HipHopED and using hip hop as praxis. A fast paced, informative, opinion piece that makes the case of reparations from a child’s eyes.

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Sunday September 6, 2020 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

9:00pm EDT

MODERN DAY SLAVERY - Immersive Watch Party - FREE SCREENING!!!
LOG LINE: Modern Day Slavery is a documentary film which explores the racial disparity and corporate exploitation of African-American and Latino prisoners within the United States Justice System.


FREE COMMUNITY SCREENING!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Sunday September 6, 2020 9:00pm - 11:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Wednesday, September 9
 

4:00pm EDT

THE DANCER - Immersive Watch Party
A story about a woman reclaiming the sport of skateboarding for herself.

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Wednesday September 9, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:00pm EDT

THE MIRACLE TWERKER - Immersive Watch Party
Carla, a stripper, discovers she has the power to resurrect the dead.

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Wednesday September 9, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

8:00pm EDT

CRUSH - Immersive Watch Party
In a society enslaved by phones, Natalie eyes a young man on the subway. They begin an unlikely connection that leads them down the path of a happy marriage. But is it all real?

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Wednesday September 9, 2020 8:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

9:30pm EDT

SHEEP IN THE OUTHOUSE - Immersive Watch party
Terrence, an aspiring rapper and college dope dealer finds himself astray struggling to finish a verse for a cypher and establish his identity in an intimate relationship.

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Wednesday September 9, 2020 9:30pm - 10:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Thursday, September 10
 

5:00pm EDT

ADULTIN - Immersive Watch Party
ADULTIN’ is an avant-garde digital anthology series that highlights the niche scenarios millennials face as they transition to adulthood. Each episode highlights a unique adult experience through a scripted and unscripted lens.

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Thursday September 10, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

7:00pm EDT

MIC CHECK - ACT UP! Immersive Watch Party
SCREENING CANCELLED BY THE FILMMAKER

Two female battle rappers with one common goal. But in the end, there can only be one.

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Thursday September 10, 2020 7:00pm - 8:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

9:00pm EDT

NOT DADDY'S GIRL - ACT UP! - Immersive Watch Party
A shameless and unrestrained young woman is forced to have a relationship with the father who abandoned her.

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Thursday September 10, 2020 9:00pm - 11:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Friday, September 11
 

4:00pm EDT

UNREQUITED - IMMERSIVE WATCH PARTY
Log Line: After an old flame comes into his life, Jacques, a Haitian writer living in Brooklyn, seeks some clarity with his feelings.

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Friday September 11, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:00pm EDT

LEGENDARY - Immersive Watch Party
The story of Earl Legend who dreams of being a hip hop artist but still hold on to his family.

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Friday September 11, 2020 6:00pm - 7:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

8:00pm EDT

BETWEEN GOD AND THE FOURTH WALL - Immersive Watch Party
Between God & the 4th Wall is a multilingual dive into spirituality, chance and the insecurities of one God among many.

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Friday September 11, 2020 8:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

9:30pm EDT

BOUND Watch Party
An honor student, his drug dealing brother and two Atlanta police officers are forced to look at the connection between themselves and the world.

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Friday September 11, 2020 9:30pm - 11:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Saturday, September 12
 

4:00pm EDT

SO I MARRIED MY BEST FRIEND - Immersive Watch Party
Two best friends wake up from a night of partying with no memory of what events transpired the night before, to discover that they are married.

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Saturday September 12, 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:00pm EDT

WE ARE THE ENDLESS ROAR - Immersive Watch Party
We Are The Endless Roar takes 2 Harlemites on an immersive cultural, spiritual and business journey to Nigeria. Their visits to sacred waters lead to amazing self-discoveries.

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Saturday September 12, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

8:30pm EDT

THERAPY - Immersive Watch Party
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Saturday September 12, 2020 8:30pm - 9:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

10:00pm EDT

SET LIFE - Immersive Watch Party
A comedy that follows the rarely dull lives of Television/Film Production Assistants as they deal with life, work, and the people they work with.

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Saturday September 12, 2020 10:00pm - 11:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Sunday, September 13
 

3:00pm EDT

WE DON'T PLAY - Immersive Watch Party
We Don’t Play is an innovative new wave introduction of young, energetic hyphy Chicano style Hip-Hop!

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Sunday September 13, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

5:00pm EDT

US REVAMPED / ROAD TO REDEMPTION - Immersive Watch Party
LOG LINES NOT PROVIDED BY THE FILMMAKER

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Sunday September 13, 2020 5:00pm - 6:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

7:00pm EDT

GUYS LIKE US - Immersive Watch Party
Visually striking, graphically intense intense music video 'Guys Like Us' by Rhyme Va-Lor of HorrorCity feat. E-Lux of Quiet Mob

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Sunday September 13, 2020 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

9:00pm EDT

90's R&B - Immersive Watch Party
This is a short film parody of reminiscent memories of KSsense's teen-age hood and her love for 90's R&B.

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Sunday September 13, 2020 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Friday, September 18
 

4:30pm EDT

BREAKING CULTURE - Immersive Watch Party
The man who brought breakdancing to Ukraine 25 years ago faces the fact that times have changed.

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Friday September 18, 2020 4:30pm - 5:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

6:00pm EDT

BAD JUJU - Immersive Watch Party
LOG LINE NOT PROVIDED BY THE FILMMAKER

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Friday September 18, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema

7:30pm EDT

NEWCOMER - Immersive Watch Party
An intimate introduction to Seattle's vibrant hip-hop underground, assembled from hundreds of tiny performance clips into a single, continuous concert mosaic.

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Friday September 18, 2020 7:30pm - 10:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Friday, September 25
 

7:30pm EDT

NOMINATION PARTY
Speakers
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Capers

Harlem Film House / Hip Hop Film Festival


Friday September 25, 2020 7:30pm - 9:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Saturday, September 26
 

6:00pm EDT

Festival Watch Party : ZULU RETURN
LOG LINE:
A movie celebrating the accomplishments of Africa Bambatta turns in to a voyeuristic documentation of a man trapped in the middle of a heinous scandal.

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Saturday September 26, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Sunday, September 27
 

7:30pm EDT

THE G.O.A.T. AWARDS Taping
Speakers
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Capers

Harlem Film House / Hip Hop Film Festival
avatar for Ice Cube

Ice Cube

THE G.O.A.T. - HHFF 2020



Sunday September 27, 2020 7:30pm - 9:00pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Saturday, October 17
 

7:00pm EDT

ROUNDTABLE - Immersive Watch Party
LOG LINE NOT PROVIDED BY THE FILMMAKER

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Speakers
avatar for Michael A. Pinckney

Michael A. Pinckney

Writer/Executive Producer

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Saturday October 17, 2020 7:00pm - 8:30pm EDT
Immersive Cinema
 
Sunday, October 18
 

7:30pm EDT

THE G.O.A.T. AWARDS LIVE!
Come celebrate the Best of the Fest! Watch the awards show LIVE on 247films.tv.  Watch with your free 30 day trial.. support stories from the culture.

Speakers
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Ice Cube

THE G.O.A.T. - HHFF 2020

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Sunday October 18, 2020 7:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
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