Griot’s Eye Youth Film & Culture Festival


The Griot’s Eye Youth Film & Culture Festival is a showcase of youth films and performances representing various traditions within the African Diaspora.  Partnering with leading arts and cultural organizations in Baltimore city, this year’s festival will feature:

  •        – Youth Films and Media
  •        – African Drum and Dance
  •        – Spoken Word and Hip Hop Performances
  •        – Musical and Cultural Performances
  •        – African Marketplace
  •        – Keynote Speaker

This is not your average Black History Month celebration! Join us for a lively, inspiring, and innovative youth-led program that will have you jumping out your seat in excitement!  Help us pack the Reginald F. Lewis Museum with African culture and spread the word!!!

Film Submissions:

We are seeking film submissions from youth filmmakers under the age of 21  city to feature at the Festival.  Submissions should be 10 – 15 mins maximum and produced by student filmmakers.  We are especially seeking content that portrays unique stories of the African American community. Filmmakers will be recognized and will entertain questions and comments from the audience following the screenings.

Submissions should be 15 mins or less and produced by student filmmakers.  Please send links to completed films along with contact info and film credits to:

Proceeds from the event will support youth travel to Ghana summer 2016!!!

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