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The Denton Black Film Festival

January 26, 2022 - January 30, 2022

Denton Black Film Festival Institute Presents

The Denton Black Film Festival Institute returns with it’s 8th annual festival on January 26-30, 2022. Enjoy films highlighting the Black Diaspora, Music, Spoken Word, Educational Seminars for filmmakers & creators, and Technology expo. Get the best out of the experience by joining us in person in Denton, Texas or catch the highlights virtually. Our mission is to Educate, Entertain, and Inspire while elevating Black creators.

Denton Black Film Festival Moves Event to ALL Virtual

DENTON, TEXAS, January 11, 2021 – The Denton Black Film Festival today announced that it is transitioning many of its live events online amidst the on-going health and safety concerns related to the Omicron variant.


The festival will still feature more than 100 films that will be available to ticket holders. Festival planners have adjusted the schedule to start showing films at 12:00 am CST on Thursday, January 27th and airing until 11:59 p.m. CST, Sunday, February 6th.


All current ticket holders will be contacted to consider their options. Go to DentonBFF.com to review the pass and ticket options. The VIP Experience Pass allows access to ALL virtual screenings and events; the Five Block Virtual Experience Pass provides your choice of five (5) Individual film screening blocks, and any other ticketed events. Individual tickets to all film screenings and other events are also available for sale.


The art exhibit, featuring Ciara Elle Bryant, DBFF’s  2022 Artist in Residence, is a multidisciplinary artist who uses photography, video, and installation to explore Black culture in the new millennium. This will be the only in-person offering and may be seen at the UNT CoLab at 207 N Elm St. Denton, TX. 76201 from 11am to 6pm Tuesday thru Saturday from January 26th through February 12th, 2022.


There will be on-going updates to the festival schedule to transition some of the in-person events to virtual experiences. Additional changes will be announced Friday, January 14th.


Contact us at dentonbff@gmail.com or call (469) 573-0799 with your questions.

For on-going updates about DBFF, go to DentonBFF.com and follow the festival on social: TwitterInstagram, Facebook and YouTube.


January 26, 2022
January 30, 2022
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Denton Black Film Festival
(469) 573-0799
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