"BECAUSE GREAT FILMS SHOULD BE EASY TO FIND" - blackfilm.com
Established in 1998, blackfilm.com is the leading website linking the Black film community and international audiences interested their work. With a minimum of 3 million page views a month we invite filmmakers to not only reach their desired audience base online, but forge their relationship via our digital distribution partnerships, IOS/Android screening apps and of course placement on various OTT/SVOD/AVOD digital platforms inclusive of our new and highly rated blackfilm.com Roku film channel.
In addition to our online and digital presence, blackfilm.com presents a national film screening series which showcases the works of independent filmmakers of color. Since its inception, the series has brought groundbreaking films to audiences that may not have been available otherwise. Historically, the series screens at the Lincoln Center in NY, the Director's Guild of America in LA, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, the Rialto Center in Atlanta, the U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation in D.C. and the African-American Museum in Detroit.
Past blackfilm.com Strategic Partners: BMW, The New York Times, Chase, Toyota, Nissan, HBO, Kodak, Adidas, Tanqueray, Absolut Vodka, Warner Bros, Dreamworks, NBC Universal
Awards & Prizes
All accepted submissions will receive a detailed filmmaker agreement which provides 50 - 70% of all net revenue when selected films are programmed and screened on AVOD / SVOD and transactional digital platforms.
Rules & Terms
Please provide the following for consideration:
Note: Short Films are welcomed and highly encouraged to submit.
CONTENT SPECIFICATION: Standard Definition: 480P HIGH DEFINITION: 1080P
(AUDIO, AAC OR MP3 STEREO @ 320KBPS)
PROVIDER’S METADATA SHEET TO INCLUDE: ☐TITLE; ☐SYNOPSIS; ☐GENRE; ☐CAST; ☐DIRECTOR; ☐RATING; ☐COUNTRY OF ORIGIN ☐LANGUAGE; ☐SUBTITLES; ☐RELEASE DATE; ☐AWARDS; ☐COVER ART / POSTER ART (PNG, JPG, PSD); AND ☐AVOD/SVOD
*FOR SERIES CONTENT: ONE (1) SERIES COVER ART (DIGITAL)
*FOR MOVIES AND SERIES EPISODES: ONE (1) HIGH RESOLUTION IMAGE WITH TITLE ON IMAGE
1600 PX HEIGHT X 1200 PX WIDTH PREFERRED
LAYERED PSD IF AVAILABLE
ANY QUESTIONS? Please email Films@blackfilm.com