2007 Urban Film Series Tour Kicks-Off with 5-Day Celebrity Filled DC Festival
Melvin Van Peebles, Yvette Freeman, Roy Ayers, Joseph Marcel, Etan Thomas, National Slam Poets, and Authors to Participate l Regal Cinemas, Arena Stage and Landmark Theatre Host l Spiritual Legacy Award Recipients Announced l August Wilson Play Included l Black Panther Party Joins on Civil Rights Stories Panel l Snoop Dogg Film Premiere
Washington, D.C. (PRWeb) January 24, 2007 -- Today, Next Generation Awareness Foundation, Inc. (501(c)(3)) (NGAF), producers of the Urban Film Series Tour, the Black History Month Film & Discussion Series, the Black Docs Film Series and the Urban Film & Discussion Series, announced its selection of films, and schedule details for its much-anticipated and legendary Black History Month Film & Discussion Series program, scheduled for February 7-11, 2007 in Washington, DC. NGAF also announced its festival theme, as "We Remember."
Over 150 films from across the world were received and considered for the upcoming program. Over 20 films will make their regional or local premiere at the 5-day celebrity-filled event. Many films not selected for February, will be included in one of NGAF's upcoming film-related programs, including the Black Docs Film Series ("Black Docs"), the Urban Film & Discussion Series or as part of the upcoming Urban Film Series Tour. A list of the films selected and the upcoming schedule is below.