Support our #filmmakers: Danielle Earle in Her Own Words

Introduction I have spoken of my friend and colleague #filmmaker Danielle Earle often on my blog. I have had the privilege to work with her on projects such as “Brooklyn is in Love” and “Lover’s Game”. I wanted to share her Facebook post from August 27, 2017 . She elegantly explains why diversity in media … More Support our #filmmakers: Danielle Earle in Her Own Words

Alan’s News Brief, September 15, 2017

Here is some recent news about my connections. Please check out these projects and follow the creatives behind them.  Congrats to everyone on their accomplishments! Okema T. Moore is a producer on the series “Solekings”. Sole Kings follows the lives of 5 enterprising sneaker enthusiasts hustling their way through the world of sneaker culture, on their quests to … More Alan’s News Brief, September 15, 2017

Support our #filmmakers: Jolie East-Miji’s “B-City” Second Season: All about the Crew Meeting

Introduction In my previous post , I documented a Table Read in advance of production for Season 2 of Jolie East-Miji’s webseries “B-City”, a meeting primarily for actors. This post documents a Crew Meeting, and I am one of the crew. The Crew Meeting was held on August 27, 2017. Read on for more details. The … More Support our #filmmakers: Jolie East-Miji’s “B-City” Second Season: All about the Crew Meeting

Support our #filmmakers: Jolie East-Miji’s “B-City” Second Season: All about the Table Read

Introduction On August 20, 2017, I attended a table read, a pre-production activity, for Season 2 of Jolie East-Miji’s webseries “B-City”. By having actors in a group read the script out loud, this is a very important step as it puts all the plotlines into perspective and helps everyone understand the message Jolie wants to … More Support our #filmmakers: Jolie East-Miji’s “B-City” Second Season: All about the Table Read

Alan’s News Brief, August 18, 2017

Here is some recent news about my connections. Please check out these projects and follow the creatives behind them. Jermaine Smith’s new series “Vish Merrick” has been released.  Good news!  the series has been picked up by a network. The story is about a soldier seeking vengeance for his murdered family. While on his search he gets … More Alan’s News Brief, August 18, 2017

Update: Support our #cinephiles: Meet Wendy Feinberg of the Port Jefferson Documentary Series

Introduction My dear friend Maryellen Nugent-Lee is a big fan of independent films and loves attending film festivals. Maryellen put me in touch with Wendy Feinberg, a co‑director of the Port Jefferson Documentary Series (PJDS). I have been working with filmmakers who are submitting their projects to film festivals, so I am interested how film … More Update: Support our #cinephiles: Meet Wendy Feinberg of the Port Jefferson Documentary Series