The Office of Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) would like to extend a formal invitation to you, your colleagues, and your students to participate in the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference Short Film Festival! This year’s Conference is slated to take place from September 12-16.

Congressman Johnson serves as Chair of the Congressional Caucus for the Advancement of Studio, Talent, (CAST) and Film Diversity. As Chair, Mr. Johnson has facilitated conversations with industry professionals, filmmakers, directors, and artists to promote inclusion of minorities in film and television - an increasingly successful industry in his home state of Georgia.

This year, Congressman Johnson wanted to continue discussing groundbreaking improvements in representation across film and television, while giving a platform to independent artists to share their work and their stories. The theme of the conference and the festival is “The Dream Still Demands”.

1. Theme: The Dream Still Demands
2.Must be 15 minutes or less.
3. Cannot have won in any previous competition.

Overall Rating
  • Such a wonderful experience. Can't wait to attend next year.

    September 2018
  • George Wada

    I was surprised and very much honored, my film "Talkin' that Mumbo Jumbo" was one of the finalist. Thank you for considering my film and thank you, the organization for what you do.

    September 2018

  • I was one of their winners.
    CBCF ALC film festival was one of my best experiences I have had so far in my career as a filmmaker.
    They were really welcoming and they had such good networking opportunity for filmmakers.I really encourage every young filmmakers to participate in this festival

    September 2018