The Pan African Film Festival (PAFF), America’s largest and most prestigious Black film and arts festival, will stop accepting film submission for its 18th Annual signature event taking place February 10-15, 2010 in Los Angeles on November 15, 2009. The PAFF is currently accepting applications for films and videos made by and/or about people of African descent. Films should preferably depict positive and realistic images and can be of any genre – drama, comedy, horror, adventure, animation, romance, science fiction, experimental, etc. PAFF accepts features and shorts; narratives and documentaries as well as works in progress; however, films and videos must be completed no later than December 15, 2009. For the PAFF‘s complete guidelines for film submissions, including application and fee information, please visit www.paff.org.