Dubbed “The Black Sundance,” the Hollywood Black Film Festival (HBFF) is an annual 4-day celebration of Black Cinema drawing together established filmmakers, popular film and TV stars, writers, directors, industry executives, emerging artists, and diverse audiences from Southern California and around the world. HBFF’s INFOTAINMENT CONFERENCE features a wealth of informational panels and workshops covering a wide variety of topics which include: film production, distribution and marketing, pitching, writing for television and film, in addition to specific programs designed to inform and educate actors.

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Thursday, October 25 • 9:30pm - Friday, October 26 • 2:00am
Opening Night After-Party

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It's time for the Old School College Jam:  Represent Your Yard at the Hollywood Black Film Festival 2012 Opening Night!

The Hollywood Black Film Festival 2012 Opening Night will present a fun-filled night of college flashbacks with the opening night film, "Note to Self."  The film centers around a handsome and popular student-athlete who embarks on a journey of self-realization while navigating the choppy waters of a love triangle.

What can be better than watching a film that reminds you of your college days, than an after-party that allows you to relive it!

Join the cast and crew of "Note to Self" as they REPRESENT their colleges, universities, fraternities and sororities at the themed 2012 Hollywood Black Film Festival Opening Night and After-Party.  How will you represent your yard? 

Don't be scared to reach into the back of your closet and pull out that favorite college sweatshirt, don that HBCU hat hiding on the top shelf or dust off your fraternity or sorority jacket and join us for our "Old School College" night. 

Get in the spirit of college days and represent your yard!


Get a little taste of southern hospitality from co-owners Shoneji Robison and Catarah Hampshire of Southern Girl Desserts.  Our “Dessert Divas” will be tantalizing those taste buds with southern inspired decadent delicacies at our opening night film and gala.

D’s Original Take Out Grill, owned and operated by Chef "D" Damon & Wendy Stalworth, invites you to enjoy a taste of  THE BEST SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SOUL CUISINE at our opening night film and gala where they will present savory bites of their soulfood selections.


HBFF 2012 Opening Night Film & After-Party

Sponsored by One Village Entertainment, Tri Destined Studios, Swirl Films, Southern Girl Desserts, and D's Original Take Out Grill

Thursday October 25, 2012 9:30pm - Friday October 26, 2012 2:00am PDT
The Montalban 1615 Vine Street, Los Angeles, CA 90028

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