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SCHEDULE: ORLANDO URBAN FILM FESTIVAL (OUFF) – 2022

SCHEDULE: ORLANDO URBAN FILM FESTIVAL (OUFF) – 2022

CMX Cinemas Plaza Café 12 (Formerly Cobb Theatres)
155 S Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32801
Discounted Parking Available in the Plaza Garage
$3.00  All Day Parking when your ticket is validated at the Theater.  Park on the 3rd floor or above, then take elevators to level “C”.2

WEDNESDAY
January 26

WELCOME 2022 OUFF 9th ANNIVERSARY OPENING CEREMONY
6PM-6:45PM Opening Ceremony – Champagne Toast Meet & Greet
7:00PM-8:00PM DARK MATTER: A HISTORY OF THE AFROFUTURE – James Van Der Pool, Director 
8:00PM-9:40PM WOMAN IN MOTION – Todd Thompson, Director – Documentary

Documentary
9:45P-10P Talk Back/Discussion

THURSDAY
January 27

MELANATED MOVIES NIGHT
6PM-6:45PM Black Craft Beer Experience and Networking
7:00PM-8:30PM ONE PINT AT A TIME, Aaron Hosé, Director – Documentary
8:30PM-9:00PM Talk Back with the Director, Aaron Hosé

FRIDAY
January 28

DOCUMENTARY NIGHT
6:30PM Doors Open
7:00PM-11PM Documentary Film Block
– 2020 Year of the Nurse, Robyn Jones, Director
– Ferguson Rises, Mobolaji Olambiwonnu, Director
– The Road to Justice, Kaliya Warren and Brendan Hall, Directors
– Son of a Sweeper, Lisa Mills, UCF, Director –
– Sunlight Around the Corner, Alicia K. Aroche, Director

 

SATURDAY
January 29

SATURDAY MORNING YOUTH WORKSHOP
Location: UCF Center For Emerging Media Downtown Campus Downtown
9AM- 12PM Jump at the Sun Youth Screening Workshop, sponsored by UCF ‘s Departments of English and Film.

SATURDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS AND PANELS 
Location: CMX Cinemas Plaza Cafe’ 12 – Downtown Orlando – SMALL AUDITORIUM
11AM – NOON The Business of Show – Producing Your Project  This is a FREE Workshop – LIMITED OCCUPANCY! Meet with film Directors and Producers and learn how to fund and produce your project.
12:15P – 1:15PM Health and Wellness in the Black Community – A community check in with a panel of health and wellness experts.
1:30PM – 2:30PM When Justice Becomes Injustice – Community Check in with a panel of social justice experts and join the discussion about justice within the Black community.

SATURDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON FILM SCREENINGS
Location: CMX Cinemas Plaza Cafe’ 12 Downtown Orlando
11A-2:30P – LARGE AUDITORIUM
SHORT FILM BLOCK
-Did Showing Up Save My Life, Robyn Jones, Director
-Black Unicorn, Essex O’Brien, Director
-Second Try, Henrique Eller, Director
-The Company You Keep, Laura Fielder, Director
-Beautiful Violence, Joey Medina, Director
-Passage, David M. Massey, Director
-Mickey Hardaway, Marcellus Cox, Director
-Awakenings, James “Hakeem” Fidel, Director
-White Tears, Tommy Franklin , Director
-Simulacrum, Ryan Barker, Director
-SoulHood Prime, Carlo Smith II, Director
-When We Prey On Them, Shirod Greene and Ronald Greene, Director

FEATURE FILM BLOCK
3P-6:30P – LARGE AUDITORIUM
-Watch Your Six, Bryan Bostic, Director
-Monster, Ronald Dillard Jr., Director
-Connect, Bobby Huntley II, Director
-Young And Reckless, Timothy Barker, Jr., Director

ANIMATION/MUSIC VIDEO BLOCK
2:45P-3:15P – SMALL AUDITORIUM
-Ouroboros, Heather Knott, Director
-Love Me, Amanda Phelps, Director
-WAP, Domingo Guyton and Casera Guyton, Directors
-George Floyd: Say Their Names, Christopher R. Owens, and Alyssa Dann, Directors
-Someday, Wes Clark, Director
-2020 Year of the Nurse, director, Robyn Jones

STUDENT FILMS
3:30P-4:30P – SMALL AUDITORIUM
-Tati The Great, Kelly Gray Bobino, Director
-Move, Aaron J. Brooks, Director
-From Heart To Pen, Anthony Canet, Director
-Apart, Eliar Tabrizi, Director

WEB SERIES
4:45P-5:45P – SMALL AUDITORIUM
-Gangsta Island, Ken Lewis, Director
-Collision, Quentin Washington, Director
-Predestined, Aaron Avant Johnson, Director

SATURDAY CLOSING CEREMONIES 
7:00P-10P  – **TWO LOCATIONS**
7:00P – 8:00P OUFF Awards Ceremony – Opening with an African Dance Performance at CMX Cinemas Plaza Café 12 Downtown Orlando 
8:00P – 10:00P Meet & Greet Gala and Photos at CityArts, 39 S. Magnolia Ave (Located one block from the CMX Theater, at the corner of Pine Street and Magnolia Avenue).