Posts tagged "women in film"
Reel Sisters Is 1st Academy Qualifying Fest for Shorts by Women of Color

Reel Sisters Is 1st Academy Qualifying Fest for Shorts by Women of Color

Reel Sisters Makes History As First Academy Qualifying Film Festival for Shorts Devoted to Women of Color! Reel Sisters’ Status Gives Women of Color A Path to Oscar Nomination! Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series makes history this year by becoming the first Academy Qualifying Film Festival for narrative shorts devoted...

WABC’s Here And Now Highlights Reel Sisters 2016!

  Reel Sisters was featured on WABC TV’s Here And Now on Sunday, Oct. 9! Watch Sandra Bookman’s interview with Reel Sisters Founder Carolyn A. Butts and Film Festival Curator Lisa Durden. Please share and join us on Friday, Oct. 14, 2016 for our Reel Sisters Awards ceremony at the Schomburg Center.   Tickets to...

Reel Talk with Mariona Lloreta, director of Amenze

Mariona Lloreta Shares Her Love for Brazil in Amenze: In Between Worlds Interview by Iman Childs, Reel Sisters correspondent Mariona Lloreta, the writer, director, and cinematographer behind Amenze: In Between Worlds, invited Reel Sisters to her home to discuss her visually stunning short film. Newcomer Simone Manigo stars as Amenze, a sex worker in Brazil,...
Reel Sisters partners with Centric

Reel Sisters partners with Centric

  Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series Welcomes Centric as Key Sponsor & Partner September 30, 2014 (Brooklyn, NY) — Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series is proud to announce a partnership with Centric, a BET Network, to support scholarships for our award-winning filmmakers and help the festival...