Lena Horne, Melvin Van Peebles and Roger Ebert to Receive 2010 AAFCA Awards

“The African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) will honor the special achievements of iconic filmmaker Melvin Van Peebles, film legend Lena Horne and veteran film journalist Roger Ebert, with 2010 AAFCA Awards at its’ 2nd live ceremony on Monday, December 13, 2010, at the legendary Ebony Repertory Theatre (www.ebonyrep.org) in Los Angeles.  AAFCA is the film industry’s premier African-American film critics group.”

African-American Film Critics Association

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About BFC/A

The Black Film Center/Archive at Indiana University was established in 1981 as the first archival repository dedicated to collecting, preserving, and making available historically and culturally significant films by and about black people. The BFC/A's primary objectives are to promote scholarship on black film and to serve as an open resource for scholars, researchers, students, and the general public; to encourage creative film activity by independent black filmmakers; and to undertake and support research on the history, impact, theory, and aesthetics of black film traditions. View all posts by BFC/A

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