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New Orleans, Louisiana
Sunday 19 March 2023

New Orleans Black Film Festival Awards

WE WILL DREAM: New Works Festival

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Sunday 19 March 2023

No Dream Deferred presented the New Orleans Black Film Festival (BFFNO) Awards livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network on Sunday 19 March 2023 at 4 p.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC -7) / 6 p.m. CDT (New Orleans, UTC -5) / 7 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC -4).

Hosted by Mark Caesar featuring the Glaspy Experience, the Black Film Festival of New Orleans is a multi-day event designed to celebrate independent films and filmmakers. Through BFFNO, creatives have a home that advances African American cinema and cultivates local film and television in classic New Orleans style.

The WE WILL DREAM: New Works Festival

The WE WILL DREAM: New Works Festival is a biennial event that locates the Bayou Road corridor of New Orleans as the “national meeting place” for Black playwrights originating/working in the American South to engage with compelling, artistic, intellectual, and cultural dialogue and community exploration. The festival’s goal is to serve as a bulwark of support for the professional and artistic development of Black playwrights. The Virtual Festival offers fourteen weeks of festival highlights from the comforts of your own home. Programming runs from 19 March through Juneteenth. Virtual Fest will additionally feature special programming for Lagniappe ticket holders. By joining our Lagniappe community, you will gain exclusive access to bonus videos, interviews, and complimentary merchandise. To purchase your ticket, click here.

About HowlRound TV

HowlRound TV is a global, commons-based, peer-produced, open-access livestreaming and video archive project stewarded by the nonprofit HowlRound. HowlRound TV is a free and shared resource for live conversations and performances relevant to the world’s performing-arts and cultural fields. Its mission is to break geographic isolation, promote resource sharing, and develop our knowledge commons collectively. Anyone can participate in a community of peer organizations revolutionizing the flow of information, knowledge, and access in our field by becoming a producer and co-producing with us. Learn more by going to our participate page. For any other queries, email [email protected] or call Vijay Mathew at +1 917.686.3185 Signal. View the video archive of past events.

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