Opening Night

Directors Guild of America 7920 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

Inspired by the incredible true story of composer Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges.

$175

Black Hollywood: Reimagining Iconic Movie Moments Book Signing

Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza 3650 MLK Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

Malik Books and PAFF present a book signing and panel discussion with celebrity photographer Carell Augustus and celebrities featured in the iconic book, Black Hollywood. A visionary photography book that brings together the best of classic Hollywood with today's iconic Black entertainers for an immersive experience unlike anything you've ever seen before. Features a foreword […]

Centerpiece

Cinemark Baldwin Hills 4020 Marlton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

The 2023 Pan African Film & Arts Festival today announced STRANGE LOVE as its Centerpiece Gala selection.

BET On BLACK: Discussion and Booksigning with Eboni K Williams

Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza 3650 MLK Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

  Malik Books Presents in partnership with PAFF 2023 BET On BLACK: The Good News About Being Black in America Today. Discussion and Booksigning with Eboni K Williams Moderator: Devyn Bakewell Author & Assistant Managing Editor Los Angeles Sentinel/Los Angeles Watts Times Event Format: Discussion, Q & A, and Booksigning Ticket: Includes Admission and one […]

$29

Meet & Greet: Kountry Wayne

Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza 3650 MLK Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

MEET & GREET: Kountry Wayne Thurs, Feb 16 @ 5:00p Comedian, social media influencer and former rapper Kountry Wayne will meet and greet with Teens and Young Adults. Free Give-a-ways and much more. Location: Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza The Bridge (2nd Level) @ Malik's Book Store FREE

Filmmaker’s Party

St. Felix 1602 N Cahuenga Blvd., Hollywood, CA

One of our most popular events, the PAFF Filmmaker's Party brings together a diverse group of creatives and  industry professionals. This is where the filmmakers mix and mingle with entertainment studio executives, distribution executives, acquisition directors, along with professional producers, writers, and directors. If you want a chance to meet someone that you may be […]

A Nashville Legacy

Cinemark Baldwin Hills 4020 Marlton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

A Nashville Legacy World Premiere Directed by Roger Bobb 2023/US/90m Naima has recently moved to Nashville, where she is getting her doctorate while interning as a curator at a Nashville museum. The tales her late grandmother shared about the old days in Music City during the 1950s provided a fascination that led music enthusiast Naima […]

$12.50

Closing Night – To Live and Die and Live

Cinemark Baldwin Hills 4020 Marlton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

CLOSING NIGHT To Live and Die and Live Los Angeles Premiere Directed by Qasim Basir 2023/US/104m RED CARPET Muhammad, a strong, handsome Hollywood film director, makes his way through the gorgeous and alluring landscapes of a rebuilt Detroit — the glistening legacy of his newly deceased stepfather Khalid, a beloved and highly regarded building contractor. […]

$40

Filmmaker Awards Brunch

Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza 3650 MLK Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

Come mingle with filmmakers, festival insiders, and fellow lovers of movies over mimosas and great food at the PAFF Awards Brunch, a sit-down affair that will include the announcement of this year’s award winners.   2023 Special Honorees Councilwoman Heather Hutt Community Service Award Angela Lewis  Beah Richards Award   Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza The […]

$30