CELEBRATING NEW AFRICAN AMERICAN VOICES IN FILM

 

Gentleman Jack stands as a salute to men and women everywhere who passionately pursue their craft. Together with Codeblack Entertainment, we're giving one distinct African American filmmaker a chance to win $10,000 and a VIP trip to Miami Beach June 12th - 16th to screen their winning film for some of the biggest names in the business. 

 

 

SUBMIT YOUR SHORT FILM

You could win $10,000 and a VIP trip to Miami Beach to have your short film shown at the 2019 American Black Film Festival. 

 

For complete contest rules and regulations see our official rules.

ATTEND OMARI HARDWICK'S NYC WATCH PARTY

Gentleman Jack is giving you and a friend the chance to win a VIP trip to NYC for an exclusive watch party hosted by Omari Hardwick. 

ATTEND A LOCAL SCREENING

We’re showcasing bold, new filmmakers in theaters all over the country and bringing some of film's most distinct African American voices into the spotlight. Lend your support by RSVP'ing to a screening in your local area.

 

 

ATLANTA / CHICAGO / NYC / MIAMI / DALLAS / LOS ANGELES

 

REAL TO REEL WITH

OMARI HARDWICK

Writer, producer, and award-winning actor Omari Hardwick has always been passionate about staying true to what drives him. Learn where he finds inspiration to tell truer stories.

 

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