BADWest champions and further advances the art of Black documentary filmmakers across the Diaspora. We maintain our commitment to promote and increase the impact of documentary filmmaking within Southern California.
Free, films screened push the art form and address the social climate and awaken history. Q&A with filmmakers.
Donations to the Black Association of Documentary Filmmakers West are tax deductible to the full extent of the law under Federal ID 95-2540759.
Join us for pre to post workshops and discussions led by industry professionals.
Approaching two decades, our signature event DOBD showcases premiere documentaries directed and/or produced by Black filmmakers.
This documentary short follows a 90 year old great-great grandmother on her trek to vote for Barack Obama in the 2008 Pennsylvania Primary.