National Black Film Festival is "Bringing Hollywood to H-Town." April 5th-April 9th the #NBFF2017 is going to be at the Marriot Marquis Houston at 1777 Walker Street, Houston, Tx 77010.  This festival will have film screening, panels, and workshops.You can buy your pass from the website and even book hotels. The host/honoree is actress Paula Jai Parker from hit the tv shows and movies such as The Wayan's Bros., Friday, The Proud Family, Hustle & Flow and more. 

Below is the itentary from NBFF Website

APRIL 5, WEDNESDAY:

REGISTRATION – Silver Street Studios

MEET & GREET – Marriott Marquis Houston

APRIL 6, THURSDAY:

WRITING WORKSHOPNina Gloster

ACTING WORKSHOPYohance Myles

FILM SCREENINGSMarriott Marquis Houston

FILMMAKING PANELMarriott Marquis Houston

APRIL 7, FRIDAY:

WRITING WORKSHOP (2nd session)

ACTING WORKSHOP (2nd session)

FILM SCREENINGSMarriott Marquis Houston

MARKETING PANELMarriott Marquis Houston

APRIL 8, SATURDAY:

FILM SCREENINGSMarriott Marquis Houston

PITCH MEETINGSSilver Street Studios

AWARDS SHOW – Hosted by Paula Jai Parker

APRIL 9, SUNDAY:

SEND-OFF  – Silver Street Studios