CR8:BLK is hosting its first short film competition for the CR8:BLK Presents Black Women Cinema Week at Eaton DC Theater space in Washington, DC.

CR8:BLK (Create Black) is a non-profit organization aimed towards celebrating contemporary Black and African Art created by women of color. Contemporary Art is defined to include current works of sculpture, painting, film, media, and other creative platforms. CR8:BLK will use publications, digital media, and outreach programs to further foster creativity in Black communities globally.

RWUL Legacy Grant "Keturah Caesar " Grant $300 and Fiscal Sponsorship and CR8:BLK mentorship.

CR8:BLK Short Film Submission is open from May 10, 2019-July 31, 2019. Films must be between the length of 5-25 minutes long and must be produced, written, directed, or have cinematography done by an independent Black woman filmmaker. Film submissions have $10 entry fee and filmmakers are allowed to submit only ONE film for consideration.

*Note all accepted filmmakers and artists for CR8:BLK Short Film competition are responsible for their own travel expenses for attending CR8:BLK Presents Black Women Cinema Week. CR8:BLK does provide hotel recommendations and assistance in finding affordable air flights. Films submitted will only be used for the purpose of the CR8:BLK Black Women Cinema Week at Eaton DC.