The #BlackMuslimGirlFly® Film Festival

The #BlackMuslimGirlFly® Film Festival

3 Seasons

WATCH the Officially Selected films from the first-ever Film Festival for Black Muslim Female Filmmakers! The BMFF was founded in 2018! BUY your membership! Show your Support! DONATE here:

The #BlackMuslimGirlFly® Film Festival
  • Thembisa Mshaka Official Ambassador of BMFF2018

    Episode 1

    Get like your favorite mentor’s favorite mentor Thembisa Mshaka and support the first-ever Film Festival for Black Muslim Female Filmmakers, BMFF 2018! BUY your membership! DONATE: *Meet talented storytellers. And, watch their films here!*

  • Undefined: A Muslim American Musical- BMFF2018 Best Film & Audience Award Winner

    Episode 2

    Amina Rasul wants to hide every aspect of being a minority as best she can. With the help of her grandmother, and two Muslim sisters, Amina is able to redefine her look and represent her culture and religion with confidence.

  • COVERED - BMFF2018 Jury Prize Winner

    Episode 3

    A married Muslim woman in crises becomes obsessed with 'what' is buried in her disheveled backyard only to discover that it's not 'what', but 'who'. Tonight, at her breaking point she will dig it all up before day breaks.

  • Consternation - BMFF2018 Finalist

    Episode 4

    Two Black Muslim Women in New York face an unexpected situation, together.

  • City in the Sea - BMFF2018 Finalist

    Episode 5

    With only his brother and sister-in-law as his remaining family, Judah attempts to escape the trauma of losing his wife and daughter in a tragic accident. He escapes into the anonymity of homelessness, only to meet Matt, a young man who encourages him to return to those who love him.

  • Zaynab's Enchanted Scarf - BMFF2018 Finalist

    Episode 6

    Zaynab receives the gift of a magical scarf that takes her all over the world to learn about African and African-American history.

  • #BlackMuslimGirlFly: A Butterfly Amidst Iniquity - BMFF2018 Finalist

    Episode 7

    Catch a glimpse into the world of two very different Black Muslim women who share the same trifecta. *To live as a Black, Muslim Woman in America is to live a balance of dichotomies and iniquities only she can know, and yet she pushes forward with excellence as her goal.

  • BMFF 2018 PROGRAM.pdf

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    Official Program for BMFF 2018

  • #BlackMuslimGirlFly Film Festival 2020 Keynote

    Episode 8

  • #BMGFly 2020 Trailer

    Episode 9