The annual Langston Hughes African American Film Festival (LHAAFF) is a major season program of LANGSTON. The festival hosts provocative films and works about the Black experience from independent filmmakers.
In the heart of Seattle’s historically black neighborhood, the festival features hands-on workshops, discussions, and in-depth chats with filmmakers, industry professionals and local community leaders, housed at the historic Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute. Join us for a weekend of Black cinematic brilliance and purchase a LANGSTON Pass, giving you access to all film screenings, workshops, panel discussions and our opening night reception. Tickets can also be purhchased for individual screening blocks.