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

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

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

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 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.

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