Viola Davis leads the cast of the historical epic as a military general.
‘The Harder They Fall’ was previously announced as the association’s top movie of 2021.
The African American Film Critics Association held its virtual awards Saturday.
The socially conscious horror thriller picked up a total of three awards from AAFCA.
10th Annual AAFCA Awards also recognized Quincy Jones & ‘BlacKkKlansman’ producer Jason Blum.
After technical difficulties and copyright issues, the 1972 film is finally making its debut.