The inaugural HBCU First LOOK 100 “I Aspire” List — a curated collection of notable content creators in the film, television, and broadcast industry.
The HBCU 100 acknowledges today’s leading HBCU alums while shining a light on HBCUs impact preparing the next generation of filmmakers and creatives.
We Salute YOU!
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Industry Panels + Filmmaker Workshops
Hear from award-winning industry professionals during empowering panel sessions, gain skills building knowledge through educational workshops.
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Film Screenings Marathon
The afternoon continues with a curated line-up of film screenings of HBCU student filmmaker challenge finalists, and independent film screenings.
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Opening Night At the Movies & Reception
Attendees will kick off the HBCU First LOOK Film Festival with a welcome reception with food, drinks and networking. Join us immediately after the reception for our opening night feature film screening followed by a talkback session.
About the HBCU First LOOK Film Festival & College Tour
The HBCU First LOOK Film Festival & Tour is an innovative annual HBCU initiative that focuses on Diversity and Inclusion opportunities that brings together HBCU students with HBCU graduates who are creators and leaders in film, TV, and broadcast industries.
The College Tour with on-site interactive engagement, social media messaging and a digital platform, we will showcase cinematic creative content works from the next generation of filmmakers, while providing hands on career development opportunities.