Afrikana Independent Film Festival

Artist, educator and human rights activist Yewande Austin empowers the most vulnerable among us and inspires the next generation of Richmond leaders. more

Sep 4, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story

A film exploring the complex relationship between black women and European beauty standards is one of several provocative offerings at the Afrikana Independent Film Festival. more

Aug 22, 2016 11:05 AM Stage & Screen

The Hat is participating in a cavalcade of stories, music and urban musings Saturday evening at the Hippodrome in Jackson Ward. more

Jul 8, 2016 12:14 PM Datebook

Artists capture dancers' movements, and dancers interpret theatrical works. Plus, there’s Easter on Parade, the opening of VCU’s annual undergraduate art exhibitions and a visit by radio and TV personality Sway Calloway for an RVA film premiere. more

Mar 23, 2016 2:15 PM Arts

Afrikana festival showcases films ‘by and about people of color from across the globe.’ more

Feb 17, 2016 9:37 AM Stage & Screen

A compilation of events, music, exhibitions and stage performances throughout Richmond in August more

Aug 14, 2015 3:14 PM Datebook

The Richmond Diversity Film Festival premieres Saturday, April 25, featuring stories about people of varying ethnicities, sexual orientations, ages, religions, disabilities and socioeconomic status. more

Apr 13, 2015 8:30 AM Datebook 1 Comments

Richmond’s diversity and its growing art scene makes it an ideal location for the Afrikana Independent Film Festival, says founder and creative director Enjoli Moon, who is putting on two events this week, including a Virginia premiere. more

Nov 19, 2014 9:55 AM Arts

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