WLOK Black Film Festival

2019 WLOK Black Film Festival Supporters:
Pastor Norman Redwing (Community Activist,); Raven Redwing (WLOK Black Film Festival Youth Liaison); Dorrit Gilliam, (WLOK Office Mngr./Black Film Festival Committee Member); Art Gilliam. (WLOK CEO/Black Film Festival Committee Member): Twana Coleman (WLOK Talk Show Host and Radio Personality)


 The Gilliam Foundation Inc. Presents 

The 4th Annual WLOK Black Film




We are well along in the planning for the fourth annual WLOK Black Film Festival. The 2019 festival will be held from Thursday, August 29th through Sunday, September 1st.
For purposes of the WLOK Black Film Festival, a black film is defined as a film which has any one of the following three attributes:
A black film maker
A black actor(s) in a leading role
Social significance as it relates to the black experience in America

When: Thursday, August 29 – Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019



Black Film Festival – Widows

Where: The Memphis Pink Palace Museum IMAX Theater, Thursday, August 29th 6 p.m. Red Carpet Event and Restaurants Sampling – $10.00 7 p.m. – Widows, Starring Viola Davisread more »

Black Film Festival – Dream Girls

rls The Stax Museum, Friday, August 30th 7 p.m. – Dream Girls, Staring Beyoncé, Jamie Fox, Jennifer Hudson; Southwest Tennessee Community College, Saturday, August 31st 7 p.m. – New Filmmakers Presentation;read more »

Tickets available for purchase at WLOK Radio or at:


Call WLOK Radio for more information 901-527-9565.

Cost: $5.00 adult, $3.00 children

$12.00 for all films for adults $8.00 for all films for children $10.00 Red Carpet Event and Restaurants Sampling


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