KING OF THE DANCEHALL joins this year’s selection of PAFF 25 Galas, which include TV ONE’s MEDIA, (Centerpiece) and THE PREACHER’S SON (Closing Night) with a Lifetime Achievement Award tribute to legendary actress Alfre Woodard.
The Centerpiece Screening will be TV One’s MEDIA starring Brian White and Pooch Hall will screen Wednesday, February 15 at 8pm. Closing Night Gala will be the World Premiere of THE PREACHER’S SON (Directed by Trey Haley) screening on Sunday, February 19 at 8pm the Cinemark Baldwin Hills Theater.
In addition, PAFF 25 Special Screenings includes; Sankofa PAFF 25th Anniversary Gala, screening CHASING TRANE, a moving documentary on the music of John Coltrane. Monday, February 20 held on the closing night of the festival.
Other Special Screenings include; TANNA, based on a true story of young love against all odds; 93 DAYS, chronicles the little known story of a Nigerian couples work to stop the Ebola virus starring Danny Glover and Tim Reid, and AFROLATINOS: AN UNTAUGHT HISTORY, a documentary giving voice to communities throughout the Caribbean and South America and NETFLIX’ A BURNING SANDS, on a hazing incident gone deadly wrong.
For more information go to: http://www.paff.org