10 Film Festivals That Support Women Filmmakers ATHENA FILM FESTIVAL Now in its seventh year, the Athena Film Festival — a celebration of women and leadership — is an engaging weekend of feature films, documentaries and shorts that highlight women’s leadership in real life and the fictional world. The four-day festival, which includes conversations … Continue reading 10 Film Festivals That Support Women Filmmakers
This week’s feature for Shortie of the Week is “Hostile“. Hostile is a fast paced drama involving the hostage negotiation of a woman who has been pushed to the edge in the most compromising of situations. Executive Producer: Nikkea Shareè Essence Magazine Best Selling Author Nikkea Sharee (formerly Nikkea Smithers) has been a multimedia force … Continue reading Shortie of the Week – Kweli Legacy
Check out our First Blab with special Guest Lenore Coer of Coerlesslyink. This is our first behind the scenes blab covering the Topic: Stepping into Filmmaking what’s next? Hailing from a small town outside of Atlanta, GA, Lenore Coer is a natural-born storyteller. She is self-diagnosed with the middle child syndrome: the forgotten one, the … Continue reading Behind the Scenes Blab with Lenore Coer
When I decided to pursue screenwriting I didn’t have a friend, family member or associate that I could consult pertaining to how that journey would look. I had no formal training outside of being an avid journal writer and a published author. I just had a dream and I knew I needed to pursue it. … Continue reading How Sway, How?
20 Filmmaking Terms Every Aspiring Filmmaker Needs To Know This little resource is particularly for true aspiring filmmakers. Those of you who didn’t go to film school and who may have zero film credits to your name BUT you are dying to launch your dream, bet BIG on yourself, and enter into the … Continue reading 20 Filmmaking Terms Every Aspiring Filmmaker Needs To Know
This week’s feature for Shortie of the Week is “Of Music and Men“. Of Music and Men is an American comedy-drama series that chronicles the life of a young single female entrepreneur and her experiences with men as she tries to succeed in the music business and in love. Kayona Ebony Brown… As a multi-hyphenate … Continue reading Shortie of the Week -Kayona Brown
This past November I had the good fortune of working on my first feature film. I snagged this mind-blowing gig after only being in Houston for three days. I served as the Script Supervisor and after two days on the film was asked to be the 1st Assistant Director. As an emerging photographer, I had … Continue reading 5 Life Lessons I Learned Working On My First Feature Film