2021 Schedule of Events

Blast From the Past
Blast From the Past Screening Block
Available: Mar 25, 2021 07:00 Until: May 03, 2021 06:59

Enjoy a complimentary preview of content provided by some of 2020's filmmaking alumni.

Select "More Details" for the individual film you'd like to watch, or select "Watch Now" to view the entire block in order.

They're Here…
They're Here… Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

From zombie apocalypses and spooky spaces to haunting spirits, these short films are sure to give you a scare.

In A Land Far, Far Away... (vol 2)
In A Land Far, Far Away... (vol 2) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

A series of films that are out of this world… Literally! Dive into this creative sci-fi storytelling that takes you from space, to Gotham City, to unheard of lands.

Podcasts, Vlogs, & Talks, Oh My!
Podcasts, Vlogs, & Talks, Oh My! Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Tune in to this outstanding collection of talks ranging in topics from health and wellness, to culture and progression.

Laughter is the Best Medicine (vol. 1)
Laughter is the Best Medicine (vol. 1) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

From satire and parody to straight up silly - get ready to fall out of your seat laughing as you watch this collection of short films and web series showcasing the emerging comedic talent of tomorrow!

Do You Want A Revolution (vol. 1)
Do You Want A Revolution (vol. 1) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Speaking up and speaking out, this program features narrative short films on the topics of social justice, social issues and discovering community-based solutions.

An Offer You Can't Refuse (vol 2)
An Offer You Can't Refuse (vol 2) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

A collection of crime and suspense genre films, from pursuits of fortune to figuring out “whodunnit,” these films will leave you on the edge of your seat til the very end.

A Different Way of Life
A Different Way of Life Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

A selection of short films about those who are living with disabilities, and how they continue to overcome the limits society has tried to place on them.

Your New Favorite Series  (A Scripted Collection)
Your New Favorite Series (A Scripted Collection) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

A collection of scripted web series all about love, friendship, talents and life; and the many complications along the way.

Do You Want A Revolution (vol. 2)
Do You Want A Revolution (vol. 2) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Speaking up and speaking out, this program features short films and web series on the topics of social justice, social issues and discovering community-based solutions.

Music is the Strongest Form of Magic  (Music Videos)
Music is the Strongest Form of Magic (Music Videos) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Enjoy this selection of music videos that deliver a powerful message through melody.

Laughter is the Best Medicine (vol. 2)
Laughter is the Best Medicine (vol. 2) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Whether they’re trying to turn a lie into a reality, or battling an arch-nemesis, these short films and web series will keep you laughing at their characters’ misfortune and endeavors.

Family Matters (vol. 2)
Family Matters (vol. 2) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

From passing down traditions to breaking generational curses, this collection of short films tackles the spectrum of family experiences, while putting an emphasis on what truly matters most in life.

Don't Ya Know That You're Toxic
Don't Ya Know That You're Toxic Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

From toxic masculinity to toxic thinking, this collection of short films offers various experiences dealing with and overcoming dangerous belief systems dealing with identity, gender roles and agency.

 Full of Pride
Full of Pride Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Bold and daring, this program features narrative films, documentaries and web series told from the LGBTQ+ perspective - ranging in topics of finding love, embracing oneself and the fate of those who don’t.

True Stories  (Documentaries)
True Stories (Documentaries) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Documentaries from talents all around the globe showcasing unbelievably real-world experiences, history come to life and stories of overcoming.

Art of A Different Form  (Performance Pieces)
Art of A Different Form (Performance Pieces) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

This collection of shorts features performance pieces through poetry, dance, monologues, and more.

Finding Your Path
Finding Your Path Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

These short films follow the trials and sacrifices one must make to achieve their dreams - whether it’s leaving family behind to become a star, focusing on the lessons taught by the death of a loved one, or pursuing your dreams despite the naysayers, these films showcase the unconventional path of self-discovery.

Family Matters (vol. 1)
Family Matters (vol. 1) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

From passing down traditions to breaking generational curses, this collection of short films tackles the spectrum of family experiences, while putting an emphasis on what truly matters most in life.

Color ‘N Motion  (Animations)
Color ‘N Motion (Animations) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Dive into the vivid medium of animation through this selection of short films about history, culture, and little bit of hope.

In A Land Far, Far Away... (vol 1)
In A Land Far, Far Away... (vol 1) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

A series of films that are out of this world… Literally! Dive into this creative sci-fi storytelling that takes you from space, to Gotham City, to unheard of worlds.

Your New Favorite Series  (An Unscripted Collection)
Your New Favorite Series (An Unscripted Collection) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

A collection of unscripted web series showcasing fresh voices and new, untold stories.

Our Feature Presentation (Features)
Our Feature Presentation (Features) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Presenting a selection of several narrative feature films, ranging in topics of social issues, spiraling down the wrong path, with a few history lessons intertwined.

An Offer You Can't Refuse (vol 1)
An Offer You Can't Refuse (vol 1) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

A collection of crime and suspense genre films from Mafia pursuits to deadly scavenger hunts. With twists and turns that you don’t see coming, these films will have you watching til the end with bated breath.

Love & Marriage (vol. 2)
Love & Marriage (vol. 2) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

From cute meet-ups to tragic break-ups or shake-ups, this series of films and web series showcase the highs and lows of relationships, and the important conversations that happen along the way.

Love & Marriage (vol. 1)
Love & Marriage (vol. 1) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

From cute meet-ups to tragic break-ups or shake-ups, this series of films and web series showcase the highs and lows of relationships, and the important conversations that happen along the way.

True Stories  (Unscripted Special Programming)
True Stories (Unscripted Special Programming) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Get ready for a mindset shift. Based on real stories, these films introduce you to worlds and problems that may not be on your radar - from Black bull riders and farmers to the importance of mental health and wellness in a community that is often overlooked.

Reels, Reels, Reels  (Actor Reels)
Reels, Reels, Reels (Actor Reels) Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 07:00 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Check out the emerging talent in this collection of actor reels.

Going for Gold (Web Series) *In Competition
Going for Gold (Web Series) *In Competition Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 19:10 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Going for Gold consists of content that is nominated for awards in their respective categories. Take a look at what could be the next Micheaux Award winning content!

Going for Gold (Features) *In Competition
Going for Gold (Features) *In Competition Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 19:10 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Going for Gold consists of content that is nominated for awards in their respective categories. Take a look at what could be the next Micheaux Award winning content!

Going for Gold *In Competition
Going for Gold *In Competition Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 19:10 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Going for Gold consists of content that is nominated for awards in their respective categories. Take a look at what could be the next Micheaux Award winning content!

Going for Gold (Shorts) *In Competition
Going for Gold (Shorts) *In Competition Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 19:10 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Going for Gold consists of content that is nominated for awards in their respective categories. Take a look at what could be the next Micheaux Award winning content!

Going for Gold (Docs) *In Competition
Going for Gold (Docs) *In Competition Screening Block
Available: Apr 26, 2021 19:10 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Going for Gold consists of content that is nominated for awards in their respective categories. Take a look at what could be the next Micheaux Award winning content!

On Demand (Digital Panels, Masterclasses, Executive Spotlights)
On Demand (Digital Panels, Masterclasses, Executive Spotlights) Screening Block
Available: May 05, 2021 22:30 Until: Jun 01, 2021 06:59

Catch up on any digital panels, masterclasses or executive spotlights you may have missed.

Coming Soon: Our Festival Program

We are currently putting together the schedule for this year's event. Come back to this page as we add items to our festival program.