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Cinema, Conversation + Change Presented By AFFRM + Blackout

The African American Film Festival Releasing Movement (AFFRM) in partnership with BLACKOUT Arts Collective (BAC) presents a Los Angeles film series at the Downtown Independent on Black Friday. Films included in the series are 2012 Sundance Best Director Winner, MIDDLE OF NOWHERE, 2013 Sundance Grand Jury Winner,  FRUITVALE STATION and 2014 American Black Film Festival Grand Jury Winner, 25 TO LIFE. This event is free and open to the public with donations accepted at the door. RSVP FOR FREE TIX!


We will collect canned food and personal care items for the Los Angeles Mission. The Los Angeles Mission provides 1,800 meals a day and gives clean clothes, hygiene products and toiletries to people that do not have access to them. Personal care items needed:

  •     Nail clippers
  •     Mouthwash
  •     Shampoo/Conditioner
  •     Lip Balm
  •     Razors
  •     Hair gel/grease
  •     Deodorant
  •     Hair brushes
  •     Diapers size 3,4,5,6
  •     Baby formula



Founded in 2011 by award winning filmmakers, AFFRM is the African-American Film Festival Releasing Movement, a distribution collective of black arts organizations dedicated to quality black independent films.


BLACKOUT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS (Blackout) is a nationwide network of high profile artists, activists and faith leaders, who stand against human rights violations perpetrated against US citizens by public servants. 



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