As a year-round nonprofit arts organization, your support is needed to continue our programming.
There are many ways to get involved and many ways to lend your support.
We offer many advertising opportunities at our events, festival program guide, slide shows, website, and in our weekly newsletter. By advertising, your organization will reach a community of loyal film fans and film industry professionals. For more information, email us at [email protected]
Join our growing family of members and enjoy exclusive benefits including reserved and priority seating, discount and/or free event tickets, sharply discounted studio rental and more. BTFC members span from those who are very established within their careers, and those who are just beginning. Your support directly nurtures the development and advancement of artists of color in TV, film & digital entertainment.
The Black TV & Film Collective holds a number of seminars, workshops, programs and fundraising events throughout the year. These fun and exciting events enable you to meet and network with other community members all while supporting artists of color within our community. Check our calendar for upcoming events.
Black TV & Film Collective members are anxious to learn from those who have industry knowledge, insight and skills to share. Consider sharing your knowledge with others by leading a workshop or working on a member production. We all have knowledge and talents to share. Share yours.
We are pleased to work with a growing list of professionals and organizations who are helping us to create programming, opportunities and ways for our members to learn, collaborate and produce.
If you’d like to partner with the Black TV & Film Collective, please don’t hesitate to email us at [email protected]
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The Independent Film School is an online film course portal from a staple in the New York City Independent film community…Ela Thier. In Ela’s own words, “I didn’t find a magic pill that made is all easy and don’t have one to sell. Filmmaking is hard work no matter how you slice it. I spent years gathering the most effective tools I could find, growing my skills, learning from mistakes and building a network of support – these were the ingredients that made the work possible. One thing that I know for sure: it is possible.”
New York Women in Film & Television (NYWIFT) advocates for equality in the moving image industry and supports women in every stage of their careers. As the preeminent entertainment industry association for women in New York, NYWIFT energizes women by illuminating their achievements, presenting training and professional development programs, awarding scholarships and grants, and providing access to a supportive community of peers.
Digital Film Academy is a film school in New York City that teaches everything from script to screen. DFA offers One Year Certificate Programs in filmmaking and provides state-of-the-industry higher education and advancement training in digital film and media to prepare students for career entry or advancement in their chosen occupations.
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Bed-Stuy Pop Up is Brooklyn’s original “rogue” cinema. Driving Indie-movie MARKETING & PROMOTION, a hub for independent filmmakers, even those who are emergent as well as others already “established”. We bring a selective approach to film, food, and drinks. Offering audiences an unparalleled cinematic experience by combining exemplary first-run and repertory film programming along with tableside food and beverage service in (most) venues that we screen in.
The African Diaspora International Film Festival is paving the road in the new millennium by breaking through boundaries that keep our communities from knowing their own stories as well as each others. Moreover, filmmakers, writers, actors, producers, and other Festival artists share valuable moments of insight describing their craft, style, and vision in a series of post-screenings conversations the ADIFF features..