Finish the summer off in the hottest, growing city in America with the 2016 Capital City Black Film Festival. Experience Year 4 with more films, acting seminars, weekend parties, and more.

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Visit Austin for Less

We have partnered with Courtyard Marriott to provide you booking rates only available through CCBFF.                Reservations will be available at the group rate until Wednesday, August 3, 2016.  

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Appearing at CCBFF2016

Miguel A. Núñez Jr

Actor, Writer, and Producer


Jamie Broadnax

#BlackPantherSoLit Creator, @BlackGirlNerds


Maurice Moore

CEO and Founder, Anaik Films

Candice C. Wilson

Acquisitions and Development Director, CODEBLACK FILMS

April Reign

#OscarSoWhite Creator,, Nu Tribe Magazine


Xavier Burgin

Writer, Director; On Time, Olde E


Kaylon Hunt

VP, Development and Production            JuVee Productions

Laurens Grant

Peabody & 3-time Emmy Winning Filmmaker, Director and Producer of Stay Woke: The Black Lives Matter Movement

Gil Robertson IV

          President, African American           Film Critics Association


Tynicka Battle

Founder, TBD


Fran Harris

Television Personality, Author, Life and Business Coach

2015 Capital City Black Film Festival Winners


      Sunshine, Noodles        and Me

Documentary Feature

Cheryl Ash-Simpson

Joyce Fitzpatrick

Brian Shackelford

Everyone Has A Place

Documentary Short

Dennis Scholl

Marion Johnson

America Is Still The Place


Patrick Gilles

First Date, Last Date


E.V. Anderson

Derege Harding


Music Video

Collin Hardeman