The Urbanworld Film Festival has announced their 2019 programming slate and it’s filled with must-see films.

This year’s slate of 78 selections and 7 spotlight selections sees intersectional representation take center stage, elevating the Festival’s consistent mission to highlight phenomenal content from women and creators of color.

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“Each year we strive to expand our programming slate to expose stories, themes and characters that have been under-represented in our world. This year is no exception,” Urbanworld Film Festival Director Gabrielle Glore said in a statement. “What is most exciting to see is the continued elevation of quality manifested across our content creators’ work, as we celebrate their creativity and craft.”

Scroll through for a look at just a few of the films and programming we can’t wait to check out. For more information, including a look at the full lineup and how you can get tickets, visit the official Urbanworld Film Festival website HERE.


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