Afrofuturism Network and MisterDuke Productions are joining forces to present Griot Con 2021, a family-friendly event that fuses the excitement and spectacle of a comic convention with the cinematic experience of an independent film festival. This all-day event at the beautiful Silver Spring Civic Building at Veterans Plaza in downtown Silver Spring, MD will be filled with diverse, passionate storytellers, from comic book creators and authors to filmmakers and artisans.
If you're a lover of stories, this is an event you do not want to miss!
Saturday, September 25, 2021
10:00am to 6:00pm
Silver Spring Civic Building
1 Veterans Pl,
Silver Spring, MD 20910
General Admission - $25
FREE for children 12 years of age and under
BECOME A VENDOR
Artists/vendors are invited to share their content/products and the stories behind them at Griot Con. Spaces are limited and are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis (subject to review & approval by the Griot Con team), so apply today!
Vendor Table: $100 reserves one 2 ½ x 6 table, two chairs, and two badges.
SUBMIT YOUR FILM
Filmmakers from all over the world are invited to submit short films and music videos that include elements of science fiction, fantasy, horror, superhero fiction, alternate history, utopian and dystopian fiction, or supernatural fiction, as well as combinations thereof! Stories are timeless. So, all entries 15 minutes or less are eligible for submission, no matter how long ago your short film/music video was completed! 🎥