The Denton Black Film Festival will host a kickoff party at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 14 at Dan's Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St.
Denton Funk Soul will play the kickoff party, which is for ages 21 and up. Cover is $10.
The film festival screens movies that examines the lives and experiences of black people in the states and overseas. The festival will be Jan. 25-28 at the Campus Theatre and other venues in downtown Denton. Festival passes cost from $149 to $179 on the festival website.
FEATURED IMAGE: The Movie Bruthas, Kevin Daniels, left, and Anthony Johnson, right, host the first-ever awards ceremony for the Denton Black Film Festival in 2016.