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Join us on the evening of Wednesday, October 24 as we officially kick off the inaugural Smithsonian African American Film Festival with our opening night film at the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) and our partners at Freer|Sackler Gallery of Art to celebrate cinema, history, and culture!

Opening Night Film Premiere:

  • Widows (2018)
    Directed by Steve McQueen
    Runtime: 128 min