Support Our #creatives Meets #filmmaker Shauntay Cherry (Updated)

Let’s give kudos to the filmmakers whose projects engage the viewer by tackling important subjects. One such filmmaker is Shauntay Cherry. Meet Shauntay as she tells us what she is trying to accomplish through her films! 1. Tell us about yourself. Shauntay Cherry: I’m an independent (award-winning) filmmaker from Brooklyn, New York. I produce spiritually-themed … More Support Our #creatives Meets #filmmaker Shauntay Cherry (Updated)

Alan’s News Brief, November 17, 2017 (Updated)

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! Sharrie Mccain won her first acting award, the Actress of the Year award, at the TAP (The Advantage Program) Awards. Sharrie is a producer on the film “Split!”  The film has won … More Alan’s News Brief, November 17, 2017 (Updated)

Alan’s News Brief, October 13, 2017 (Updated)

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! Gillian Scott-Ward’s film “Back to Natural: A Documentary Film” won two awards at the International Black Film Festival Nashville:  The Founders Award and Best Poster Award.  I was a funder. Back to Natural … More Alan’s News Brief, October 13, 2017 (Updated)

Alan’s News Brief, September 15, 2017 (Updated)

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 (Updated)

Alan’s News Brief, July 15, 2017 (Updated)

Here is some recent news about my connections. Please check out these projects and follow the creatives behind them. Danielle Earle  of PL Entertainment and Tori V. from 14th & B Productions, are producing “Mighty Voices,” a live production dedicated to the celebration of true intersectional feminism through poetry, song, dance, and storytelling. One more exciting bit of … More Alan’s News Brief, July 15, 2017 (Updated)

Alan’s News Brief, June 17, 2017 (Updated)

Here is some recent news about my connections. Please check out these projects and follow the creative behind them. Years ago I was a funder for filmmaker Charles Clemmons’ “Dance High”.  The series about a dance competition in a high school, was recently released.  C2 Entertainment is his company.  I am executive producer of “Dance High”.  View the trailer. The … More Alan’s News Brief, June 17, 2017 (Updated)

Alan’s News Brief, April 7, 2017 (Updated)

Here are some recent happenings about projects with which I am associated, and news about my connections. Boxed Out Productions’ “Mars & Venus: Operation Equilibrium” selected to be in The People’s Film Festival. Okema T. Moore and Katie Mack are the driving forces behind Boxed Out Productions.  I am a funder of this film. Danielle … More Alan’s News Brief, April 7, 2017 (Updated)

Women Film and TV Writers Changing the World with Their Words | Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls

The linked-to article in my post originally appeared in the Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls  website, Women Film and TV Writers Changing the World with Their Words, by Danielle Sepulveres. I am a supporter of diversity in the arts. Women actors, directors, and writers in film and television turn out excellent content each year. They deserve to … More Women Film and TV Writers Changing the World with Their Words | Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls

Support our #creatives: Spotlight: News from Some of My Connections (Updated)

You know I have made many connections through social media. This post provides some news from some of my connections. Sharrie Mccain Sharrie Mccain won 1st prize in a competition, at the Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival (HIMPFF), for her television script.   (I have worked with Sharrie on her shorts “Traveling Vagabond” and “Collision Envisage”) February 2017, … More Support our #creatives: Spotlight: News from Some of My Connections (Updated)