2nd Black American Film Festival

Dreaming While Black: Imagination, Creation, Revolution
Hosted by Dr. Erin Watley

September 28 – October 19, 2023 | Thursdays at 7:30pm

It’s the 2nd Black American Film Festival at the Carroll Arts Center! This free festival is a celebration of Black storytelling with a special focus on stories that provide a dynamic perspective of Black experiences. Curated and hosted by Dr. Erin Watley, Assoc. Professor in McDaniel College’s Communication & Cinema Department, these four films highlight Black liberation, LGBTQIA+ history, fame, pop culture, and much more.

Each film features a brief introduction to provide context and is followed by a facilitated discussion with Dr. Erin Watley.

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Get the full schedule below! All films are FREE with no tickets required.