The 9th Annual BlackStar Film Festival will be online. From August 20-26, 2020, we’ll be presenting over 90 films, a dozen live conversations, and multiple parties with live performances — all available directly from this website.




Schedule

Learn about the films, panels, and parties happening at this year’s BlackStar Film Festival.

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Tickets

Passes go on sale soon (Pre-sale for BlackStar Members only).

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Access each day’s films by logging in here.

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Sponsors & Partners

The BlackStar Film Festival and our year-round programs are generously supported by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences, Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Annenberg School for Communication at University of Pennsylvania, Barra Foundation, British Film Council, CineReach, Color of Change, Ford Foundation/JustFilms, Impact Partners, Independent Public Media Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, Nathan Cummings Foundation, Netflix, PECO, Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development, Pennsylvania Humanities Council, Philadelphia Cultural Fund, Surdna Foundation, WarnerMedia, and WHYY; as well as a generous host of members, media and community partners.


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