THE HIP HOP FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES FINALISTS FOR 2022. STORIES FROM THE CULTURE RECEIVE RECOGNITION
NEW YORK, August 23, 2022 — The Hip Hop Film Festival announces the finalists for its prestigious BEST OF THE FEST designation. The award goes to the film and team that represents the best example of a narrative from the culture.
Additional categories including best documentary, short, network, music video and animation series are also up for consideration.
This year’s nominees are as follows:
BEST OF THE FEST — NOMINEES
THESE FINAL HOURS
SONS OF TOLEDO
Not For Nothing
Sundays In July
BEST FEATURE SHORT
Reggie & June
BEST NETWORK READY SERIES
BEST ANIMATED SERIES
Ethan Art Venture
BEST MUSIC VIDEO
Just Before The Mesa
Vinyl Taped Mary Jane
Death II Debt
The BEST OF THE FEST winner, along with the category winners, will be announced during the festivals annual G.O.A.T. awards ceremony, which will premiere live on 247films.tv, the Hip Hop Film Festival streaming platform, September 17, 2022 at 8pm (et).
About the Hip Hop Film Festival NYC
Out of over 5,000 festivals in the world, the Hip-Hop Film Festival is the only festival to focus on writers, directors and producers who grew up in the global culture of Hip Hop. This season the festival hosts over 100 directors, producers and screenwriters from the United States, France, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, Canada, the UK, Russia, Switzerland, South Africa, India, Japan, Portugal, Argentina and more. The Hip Hop Film Festival features every genre (mystery, sci-fi, horror, action, romance, etc.) of story from filmmakers who live across the world. It is also the only film festival that shares the profits from the festival with the filmmakers selected to participate.