• Stay Tuned for HBFF 2015!

    Monday, June 2, 2014

    Stay tuned for exciting changes as we revamp the Hollywood Black Film Festival for 2015. Please join our mailing list below to stay updated on what’s going on. Thank you!

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Latest News From HBFF


CODEBLACK FILMS’ “THE INEVITABLE DEFEAT OF MISTER & PETE” STARRING JENNIFER HUDSON AND JORDIN SPARKS SET TO CLOSE THE 2013 HOLLYWOOD BLACK FILM FESTIVAL                           (September 18, 2013 – Hollywood, CA) – Tanya Kersey, Founder and Executive Director of the Hollywood Black Film Festival (HBFF), is excited to announce the feature, The Inevitable Defeat of […]

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HBFF 2013 Beauty Lounge

HBFF 2013 Beauty Lounge Date: Friday & Saturday, October 4 and 5, 2013 Time: 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Place: The W Hollywood Hotel 6250 Hollywood Blvd., 2nd floor Hollywood, CA 90028 The HBFF 2013 Style Lounge is the place where HBFF’s all-access passholders can connect, relax, and get pampered – a moment of respite […]

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HBFF Unveils 2013 Artwork by Vince Fraser

The Hollywood Black Film Festival Unveils 2013 Official Artwork  by London Designer Vince Fraser   The Hollywood Black Film Festival (HBFF) has unveiled its 2013 official artwork designed by London-based visual artist, Vince Fraser. The design was commissioned to illuminate HBFF’s brand identity and audience appeal. Fraser is a first generation British born artist with […]

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Twinkie Byrd Answers an Actor’s Question

Twinkie Byrd answers an actor’s question from the HBFF Facebook Fan Page.

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Sights & Sounds From HBFF


The 2011 HBFF Trailer

The 11th Edition of the Hollywood Black Film Festival, October 27-30, 2011 — Los Angeles, California. The Infotainment Conference took place at the Andaz-West Hollywood Hotel and screenings were held at Laemmle’s Sunset 5 Theaters.  


HBFF Goes on the road… to Nigeria!

2011 Nollywood Conference   The Hollywood Black Film Festival, dubbed the “Black Sundance,” takes its show on the road… to Nigeria & Nollywood! This 3 day conference-styled event will prepare producers, filmmakers, screenwriters and actors for working and selling content in the global film marketplace. Visiting filmmakers and industry guests will facilitate a series of […]