Uptown Saturday Night | Malcolm X

Uptown Saturday Night | Malcolm X

In the latest episode of our monthly screening series, Uptown Saturday Night, we celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Spike Lee’s tour-de-force biopic, Malcolm X, Saturday, May 6, 2017, at the Fellowship Hall at Celebration Church at Columbia.

Uptown Saturday Night | City of God

Uptown Saturday Night | City of God

On the latest installment of the Foundation’s monthly screening series, Uptown Saturday Night, we celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the critically-acclaimed crime drama, City of God, Saturday, April 1, 2017, at the Fellowship Hall at Celebration Church at Columbia, 6080 Foreland Garth, Columbia, MD 21045.

Uptown Saturday Night | 13th

Uptown Saturday Night | 13th

The latest film in the popular Uptown Saturday Night series, 13th, was screened over the weekend and was highlighted by a rousing post-film discussion around the issues of justice and mass incarceration of African-American men.

Uptown Saturday Night | Black Girl

Uptown Saturday Night | Black Girl

The film that has been described as “the symbolic genesis of sub-Saharan African filmmaking,” Ousmane Sembène’s Black Girl will be our featured film this month for our Uptown Saturday Night Movie Series.

Uptown Saturday Night | Jean of the Joneses

Uptown Saturday Night | Jean of the Joneses

Writer-director Stella Meghie makes a fine debut with this portrait of a squabbling Jamaican-American family, in Jean of the Joneses.

The Foundation Adds 24 New Members

The Foundation Adds 24 New Members

The Foundation for the Augmentation of African-Americans in Film (FAAAF)’s Black Reel Awards continued its push for excellence by welcoming 24 new members to their voting academy who will select the nominees and winners of the organization’s prestigious annual awards.

Reel Kids Comic Book Camp Kicks off July 25th!

Reel Kids Comic Book Camp Kicks off July 25th!

With of a proliferation of superheroes littering the big and small screen, the Foundation for the Augmentation of African-Americans in Film’s Reel Kids program is launching their 2nd Annual Reel Kids Summer Movie Camp that will teach camp participants to dream and create their own superheroes.

Behind the Mind Radio | Executive Director Tim Gordon Interview

Behind the Mind Radio | Executive Director Tim Gordon Interview

For two decades, Tim Gordon has been voicing his opinion on films, appearing regularly on television and radio.

Creed Takes Home Top Honors

Creed Takes Home Top Honors

In the midst of a turbulent controversy surrounding the sweeping lack of recognition of African-American films and filmmakers at the upcoming Academy Awards, FAAAF’S 16th Annual Black Reel Awards conferred their honors today on 2016’s finest feature and independent films and television featuring blacks in front of and behind the camera. From the Nation’s Capital…

Reel Shorts | Jackie’s Journey

Reel Shorts | Jackie’s Journey

The culmination of FAAAF’s first Reel Kids Summer Movie Camp is the official unveiling of the final camp project, the short film, Jackie’s Journey. Inspired by The Wiz, the short shows the vision of the next generation of young filmmakers

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