AFRICAN-AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL RELEASING MOVEMENT’S MULTI-PLATFORM LABEL ACQUIRES SLAMDANCE FAVORITE
Los Angeles, CA, April 16, 2013 – ARRAY, the multi-platform distribution label of African-American Film Festival Releasing Movement (AFFRM), today announced the acquisition of Slamdance 2013 Official Selection, BIG WORDS, the directorial debut of former Entertainment Weekly reporter Neil Drumming. The film stars Dorian Missick (“Southland”) as the title character, along with Gbenga Akinnagbe (“The Wire”), Zachary Booth (‘Keep The Lights On”), Yaya Alafia (“The Kids Are All Right’) with Darien Sills-Evans and rapper Jean Grae. ARRAY has acquired all U.S. distribution rights. The announcement was made by AFFRM Founder Ava DuVernay.