ABFF PLAY is a streaming platform and virtual theater; offering free content showcasing Black culture and creativity for all tastes.
Watch exclusive content from American Black Film Festival events as well as award winning short films, original web series (scripted and unscripted) and podcasts. Microwave some popcorn and drop in to ABFF Cinemas, our virtual theater for monthly first run feature films and live pay per view events including stand-up comedy specials, stage plays, unplugged performances and festivals.
ABFF PLAY will preview to the public with online editions of the American Black Film Festival (August 21-30) and the Social Justice Now Film Festival (October 14-18) prior to its official launch in November of 2020.
- Experience our virtual film festivals from around the globe
- Relive moments from past American Black Film Festivals from Acapulco to Miami
- See star-studded clips and acceptance speeches from the exclusive ABFF Honors awards ceremony
- Enjoy award winning short films from festivals around the world crossing all genres including comedy, drama, horror, queer, sci-fi, family & kids, faith-based and more.
- Explore new and out-of-the box web series made by and about people of color
- Discover new Black writers, directors, actors and stand-up comics before the blow up
- Watch monthly feature films released in our virtual cinema
- Check out live pay per view specials featuring well known and underground artists.
How to Watch:
- Stream on the web at abffplay.com
- Create and manage your own watch list. Browse new or search your favorites to pick up where you left off.
New films and programs added every month. To access all features and content you can get your free virtual pass today.