Historic Mitchelville Film Festival 2023: Celebrating Black Creativity, Resilience, and Resistance through Cinema.
Hosted by Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park
The Historic Mitchelville Film Festival 2023 is a captivating two-day event that celebrates the rich tapestry of African-American history, creativity, resilience, and resistance through the powerful medium of cinema. Hosted by Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park, this festival aims to showcase a compelling mix of short and long-form films that highlight the incredible stories of Black individuals and communities.
Event Schedule: Day 1 – October 25, 2023
- Opening Ceremony & Reception: The festival commences with a heartfelt opening ceremony, setting the stage for a journey into the world of Black creativity, resilience, and resistance in cinema.
- Panel Discussions: Engaging panel discussions featuring filmmakers, historians, and artists will explore the impact of cinema in portraying the themes of creativity, resilience, and resistance in the Black community.
Day 2 – October 26, 2023
- Short Films Showcase: A series of carefully curated short films will be screened, offering captivating glimpses into the diverse experiences of the African-American community.
- Feature Films Presentation: A selection of thought-provoking feature films will take center stage, delving deep into the powerful narratives of Black creativity, resilience, and resistance throughout history.
- Interactive Q&A Sessions: Following each feature film screening, there will be interactive Q&A sessions with filmmakers and experts, providing deeper insights into the creative process and the stories behind the films.
Ticket Information: Single-Day Pass: $30, Two-Day Pass: $60
Secure your tickets now for the Historic Mitchelville Film Festival 2023 at exploremitchelville.org. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to be part of a cinematic journey that celebrates the extraordinary spirit of the African American community.