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Historic Mitchelville Film Festival

25 October 2023

The Historic Mitchelville Film Festival 2023 is a captivating two-day event that celebrates the rich tapestry of African American history, creativity, resilience, and resistance through the powerful medium of cinema. Hosted by Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park, this festival aims to showcase a compelling mix of short and long-form films that highlight the incredible stories of Black individuals and communities.


Event Schedule:


Day 1 – October 25, 2023

Opening Ceremony & Reception: The festival commences with a heartfelt opening ceremony, setting the stage for a journey into the world of Black creativity, resilience, and resistance in cinema.
Panel Discussions: Engaging panel discussions featuring filmmakers, historians, and artists will explore the impact of cinema in portraying the themes of creativity, resilience, and resistance in the Black community.


Day 2 – October 26, 2023

Short Films Showcase: A series of carefully curated short films will be screened, offering captivating glimpses into the diverse experiences of the African American community.
Feature Films Presentation: A selection of thought-provoking feature films will take center stage, delving deep into the powerful narratives of Black creativity, resilience, and resistance throughout history.
Interactive Q&A Sessions: Following each feature film screening, there will be interactive Q&A sessions with filmmakers and experts, providing deeper insights into the creative process and the stories behind the films.


Ticket Information:

Single-Day Pass: $30
Two-Day Pass: $60


Ticket Purchase:

Secure your tickets now for the Historic Mitchelville Film Festival 2023 at exploremitchelville.org. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to be part of a cinematic journey that celebrates the extraordinary spirit of the African American community.

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October 25, 2023
October 26, 2023
$30 – $60
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Hilton Head Island, South Carolina 29928
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