The Salvador Black Film Festival – SBFF aims to leverage the power films for positive social change and strong economic impact in Brazil.

The Salvador Black Film Festival – SBFF wants to:
Stimulate the development of the independent black Brazilian film industry.
Promote exchanges with international works and filmmakers.
Leverage the reach of Brazilian productions through exchanges with filmmakers.
Position Salvador in the international Black Film Festivals circuit.

O Salvador Black Film Festival – SBFF tem como objetivo alavancar o poder do cinema para a promoção de mudanças sociais positivas e forte impacto econômico no Brasil.

O Salvador Black Film Festival – SBFF deseja:
Estimular o desenvolvimento da indústria cinematográfica negra brasileira independente.
Promover intercâmbios com obras e cineastas internacionais.
Alavancar o alcance das produções brasileiras por meio de intercâmbios com cineastas.
Colocar Salvador no circuito internacional de festivais do cinema negro.


The submission period for the Salvador Black Film Festival, all film categories included, is outlined on the Festival’s website ( To submit a film, you must:

- Respect the pre-selection rules and conditions, see on
- Complete the on-line registration form on FilmFreeWay.