The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) and BET Networks held its’ first annual awards show, the ABFF Awards.

The ABFF an annual event dedicated to showcasing entertainment content made by and about people of African descent to a worldwide audience is celebrating 20 years this year. In a time during the hastag era of #OscarSoWhite, it is quite fitting that BET would air and produce a show to celebrate the achievements in cinema and television.

Cadillac, is a proud sponsor of this dynamic show that will salute the likes of legendary Diahann Carroll, Ryan Coogler (Creed), Don Cheadle and Will Packer.

EURweb associate Herica Thompson was on the scene to catch up with presenters and attendees such as Omari Hardwick, Garcelle Beauvais, Ice Cube, O’Shea Jackson Jr. and many more.

Find out why the celebs feel it is important to be inclusive of minorities and celebrate ourselves in the video below.


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