Calgary Black Film Festival on 27th May

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After two successful editions, the 3rd Calgary Black Film Festival #CBFF23, is back once again, to amplify the voices of Afro-descendants. Founded by the Fabienne Colas Foundation, CBFF is thrilled to announce the official program and events lineup, running May 26 – 29, 2023. The in-person screenings and events will take place at The Globe Cinema (617 8 Ave SW), The Plaza Theatre (1133 Kensington Rd NW) and the Calgary Memorial Park Library(1221 2 St SW).

CBFF’s exciting and diverse programming is in-Person, with continued online programming for accessibility across Canada and around the world. Through 40 films and various panels, this hybrid third edition is aimed at the public from all communities as it highlights the talent of creators from diverse backgrounds and makes room for them to reflect on the issues they face. Created by the Fabienne Colas Foundation, #CBFF23 is Co-Presented by Global News and supported by Calgary Arts Development, Canada Media Fund,Telefilm Canada, Calgary Public Library and Festwave Institute.

Schedule @ The Plaza

1:00pm - Black As U R

3:00pm - Kalkidane

5:00pm - Being Black in Canada (Montreal & Ottawa)

7:30pm - Being Black in Canada (Toronto, Halifax and Vancouver)

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