Film submissions should relate to the theme of Blackness. We welcome a range of film types, including animated, documentary, experimental, and narrative.
Film submissions should be 10-minutes or less in length. The deadline for film submissions is April 1st, 2020.
Questions about Black in Action should be emailed to:
Applicants must be currently enrolled students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Films must be the original work of the applicants. If a film is based upon another person’s life or upon a book or other underlying work, applicant(s) must secure any necessary rights to make such adaptations.
Applicants are solely responsible for obtaining all necessary rights and permissions for people and third-party materials included in their films, including but not limited to music, trademarks, logos, copyrights, and other intellectual property rights.