ABFF Encore is a programming collaboration between the American Black Film Festival (ABFF) and BET Networks. The one-day event will feature select films from the 2016 ABFF festival along with Master Classes in a variety of disciplines including acting, directing and producing. This inaugural event will be held in downtown Los Angeles at the LA Live complex, during the BET Experience, a weeklong of activities culminating with the 16th annual BET Awards. Come learn the "in's and out's" of the entertainment industry from ABFF celebrity teachers Saturday 6/25.
Hundreds of eager minds gathered Monday to up their technology and business knowledge at the Phat Startup’s Tech808 conference. The fourth installment of the day-long hip hop-inspired event features millennials of color as panelists. #Tech808 was powered by the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music at New York University. BET.com runs down some master quotes from the event that can help anyone “Boss Up.”