Roger Bobb( Producer and Director of Raising Izzie) Vanessa Williams, Rockmond Dunbar – Stars of the Show
“Raising Izzie” ABFF closing film was the winner of the 2011 gmc Faith and Family female competition. This is one of Roger Bobb’s 1st projects to take him to the next level since departing “Tyler Perry Studios as executive Vice President Read More »
Terrell Suggs – linebacker Baltimore Ravens/Executive Producer “The Coalition”Â and Mari Morrow (actress)
The Redcarpetslave caught up with Terrell Suggs at ABFF in Miami. After only 4 years affiliation with ABFF ,Jeff Friday has mentored Team Sizzleworld Wide Ent (Terrell Suggs production company) and 4 short films later his 5th film was actually a featured film with a great storyline. Read More »
Producer Roger Bobb the only two time winner of the Best Film Award at the American Black Film Festival was spotted by my friend “the red carpet slave” at a local Atlanta High School; on the set of the GMC Movie he was shooting titledÂ “Raising Izzie”. I checked the ABFF Program and noticed Roger Bobb will debut this film at the American Black Film Festival in Miami this June 20-23! Read More »
One of Atlanta’s pioneer marketing companies, Insight Marketing brought class and elegance to Park Tavern for a lovely night of great Jazz music mixed with great people and great drinks. The beautiful event was the perfect example of a classy chic experience at it’s best. The event was a great success mainly do to the wonderful sponsors that came out. Royal Cigars, Gold Peak Tea, GMCVB & ABFF.
Royal Cigars had a special cigar smoking section designated for the had made cigars that were made at request. Gold Peak Tea had a display that showcased their signature tea. I’d have to say the Green Tea was my favorite of the night. When you actually walked into the seating area you immediately experience a nice low dimmed intimate experience where the couple were able to enjoy each other and get their dance on .
The Miami Express Yourself is currently on a five city tour, if you missed out on the Atlanta edition clear the link below to find one closest to you.
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In recognition of his success in the film and television industry for nearly 25 years, Wayans will be honored with the Entertainment Icon Award at the festivalâ€™s culminating event, ABFF Honors, taking place on Saturday, July 9, at The Fillmore Miami Beach â€“ Jackie Gleason Theater in Miami, FL. The Keenen Ivory Wayansâ€™ award presentation will be the highlight of ABFFâ€™s annual awards show, where the festivalâ€™s independent film awards are presented and artists are saluted for their achievement in cinema and passionate portrayal of stories about people of color.
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Grey Goose Vodka served as the official sponsor for the American Black Film Festivalâ€™s Buzz Party in Atlanta, Georgia hosted by Jeff Friday, Will Packer, Roger Bobb, Kenny Burns and Chauncey Hamlett last night. The Worldâ€™s Best Tasting Vodka brought out celebrities and tastemakers to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the film festival, which will be taking place in Miami, Florida this summer.
Guests had the opportunity to mingle and sip on cocktails featuring the delicious flavors of La Poire (pear), Lâ€™Orange (orange) and Citron (lemon) in addition to the original flavor while enjoying the sophisticated and posh atmosphere created by Grey Goose at Luxe Lounge.
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