ABFF PLAY is a new, free video on demand service and talent discovery hub showcasing Black and Brown content, culture and creativity. The platform features exclusive content from American Black Film Festival (ABFF) events, award-winning short films, and showcases other work from emerging artists including web series, podcasts, music videos and new media projects.
In the coming months, ABFF PLAY will also offer rentals of premium independent films and live-streamed pay-per-view events that include stand-up comedy specials, stage plays and concerts as well as virtual conferences and festivals.
The platform had its soft launch in August when it hosted the first online edition of the American Black Film Festival, which ran from Aug 21-30. The festival attracted virtual attendees from 87 countries around the world establishing ABFF PLAY's global appeal.
Upcoming programs and virtual events on the 2020 calendar include:
ABFF PLAY, is accessible via the web, mobile apps (IOS and Android) and soon on a variety of streaming devices including Apple TV, Fire TV and Roku. The platform is a property of Streamland USA LLC, a company founded in 2020 by Jeff and Nicole Friday.