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19th Black Reel Awards
DateFebruary 7, 2019
LocationWashington, D.C.
Highlights
Most awardsBlack Panther (10)
Most nominationsBlack Panther (17)
Outstanding filmBlack Panther (film)
3rd Annual Black Reel Awards for Television
DateAugust 1, 2019
LocationWashington, D.C.
Most awardsWhen They See Us (7)
Most nominationsWhen They See Us (17)

The 19th Annual Black Reel Awards ceremony, presented by the Foundation for the Augmentation of African-Americans in Film (FAAAF) and honoring the best films of 2018, took place on February 7, 2019, at 8:00 p.m. EST (5:00 p.m. PST). During the ceremony, FAAAF presented the Black Reel Awards in 23 categories.

Black Panther (film) lead the nominations with a record-breaking 18 nominations followed by If Beale Street Could Talk and BlacKkKlansman with 14 and 11 nominations respectively.[1]

This marks the first year that Outstanding achievements in Costume Design, Cinematography and Production Design were recognized by the voting academy.

The 3rd Annual Black Reel Awards for Television was presented by the Foundation for the Augmentation of African-Americans in Film (FAAAF) and honoring the best in television from June 1, 2018 - May 31, 2019, took place on August 1, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. EST (5:00 p.m. PST).

When They See Us lead the nominations with a record-breaking 17 nominations including Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series. The limited series went on to win 7 awards including Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series. HBO's Insecure and NBC's This Is Us took home the awards for Outstanding Comedy and Drama Series respectively.[2]

Black Reel Awards Film Winners and nominees

Winners are highlighted in bold.

Best Film Best Director
Best Actor Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Best Breakthrough Performance, Male Best Breakthrough Performance, Female
Best Ensemble Best Screenplay, Adapted or Original
Outstanding Feature Documentary Outstanding Independent Feature
Outstanding Short Film Outstanding Independent Documentary
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Outsanding Foreign Film/ World Cinema Motion Picture Outstanding Voice Performance
Best Emerging Filmmaker Best First Screenplay
Best Original or Adapted Song Outstanding Original Score
Outstanding Cinematography Outstanding Costume Design
Outstanding Production Design

Summary of Film Awards and Nominations

List of films with multiple nominations

Film Wins Nominations Outstanding Film Nominee/Winner
Black Panther 10 17 Winner
If Beale Street Could Talk 4 14 Nominee
BlacKkKlansman 0 11 Nominee
Widows 0 7 Nominee
Sorry to Bother You 3 7
Jinn 1 6
The Hate U Give 0 4
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 1 3
Monsters and Men 0 3
Green Book 0 3 Nominee
A Wrinkle in Time 0 3
Yardie 0 3
Roxanne Roxanne 0 2
Quincy (film) 1 2
Creed II 0 2
Blindspotting 0 2

Black Reel Awards for Television Winners and nominees

Winners are highlighted in bold.

Outstanding Drama Series Outstanding Actor, Drama Series
Outstanding Actress, Drama Series Outstanding Supporting Actor, Drama Series
Outstanding Supporting Actress, Drama Series Outstanding Directing, Drama Series
Outstanding Writing, Drama Series Outstanding Guest Actor, Drama Series
Outstanding Guest Actress, Drama Series Outstanding Comedy Series
Outstanding Actor, Comedy Series Outstanding Actress, Comedy Series
Outstanding Supporting Actor, Comedy Series Outstanding Supporting Actress, Comedy Series
Outstanding Directing, Comedy Series Outstanding Writing, Comedy Series
Outstanding Guest Actor, Comedy Series Outstanding Guest Actress, Comedy Series
Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series Outstanding Actor, TV Movie or Limited Series
Outstanding Actress, TV Movie/Limited Series Outstanding Supporting Actor, TV Movie/Limited Series
Outstanding Supporting Actress, TV Movie/Limited Series Outstanding Directing, TV Movie/Limited Series
Outstanding Writing, TV Movie/Limited Series Outstanding TV Special or Documentary
Outstanding Music (Comedy, Drama or Limited Series)

Summary of Television Awards and Nominations

Series with multiple nominations

Film Wins Nominations Outstanding Series Nominee/Winner
When They See Us 7 17 Winner (Outstanding TV Movie/Limited Series)
Black-ish 5 13 Nominee (Outstanding Comedy Series)
This Is Us 6 10 Winner (Outstanding Drama Series)
Insecure 2 10 Winner (Outstanding Comedy Series)
Queen Sugar 1 6
Pose 2 6 Nominee (Outstanding Drama Series)
She's Gotta Have It 0 5 Nominee (Outstanding Comedy Series)
"The Bobby Brown Story" 0 4 Nominee (Outstanding TV Movie/Limited Series)
Native Son 0 3 Nominee (Outstanding TV Movie/Limited Series)
Saturday Night Live 0 3
True Detective 0 3 Nominee (Outstanding TV Movie/Limited Series)
God Friended Me 1 3
Luke Cage 0 3
Claws 0 3 Nominee (Outstanding Drama Series)
Black Lightning 0 3 Nominee (Outstanding Drama Series)
Juanita 0 2
The Last O.G. 0 2
The Red Line 0 2
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt 1 2
Luther 0 2 Nominee (Outstanding TV Movie/Limited Series)
Greenleaf 0 2
All American 0 2 Nominee (Outstanding Drama Series)
Black Monday 1 2

References

  1. ^ "Black Panther "Roars!"". 13 December 2018.
  2. ^ "The 3rd Annual Black Reel Awards for Television (BRATs)".