Support Our #creatives® is On Set of “Through the Eyes of Others,” #written and #directed by Meagan Adele Lopez

Introduction I have been a part of Meagan Adele Lopez’ project “Through the Eyes of Others” nearly since the beginning. The name of the film used to be “A Baltimore Dream” and I wrote about a fundraiser for it here. As with the rest of the world, COVID-19 delayed progress on the film. In April … More Support Our #creatives® is On Set of “Through the Eyes of Others,” #written and #directed by Meagan Adele Lopez

Support Our #creatives® Celebrates the Grand Opening of #filmmaker Andrée M. Harris’ It’s a Wrap Studio

Introduction I originally interviewed filmmaker Andrée M. Harris in February 2021. Something was in the works but could not be revealed at the time of the interview. But now is the time! It’s a Wrap Studio, in Bel Air, MD, had its grand opening celebration on March 13, 2021. Its location will allow creatives in … More Support Our #creatives® Celebrates the Grand Opening of #filmmaker Andrée M. Harris’ It’s a Wrap Studio

Support Our #creatives® Meets Fiona Kida, #director and #writer of the film “Blue Hour”

Introduction Filmmaker Fiona Kida reached out to me through this website’s Contact form (after she saw a comment I made on a crowdfunding campaign site in support of a project). She wanted to talk to me about a film she’s working on, “Blue Hour.” In one of our early conversations, she mentioned that “Blue Hour” … More Support Our #creatives® Meets Fiona Kida, #director and #writer of the film “Blue Hour”

Support Our #creatives® News: Fundraising Campaign is Underway for the “QT” Spin-off Pilot, by Tamieka Briscoe

Readers, consider this!Two seasons of a series – produced in less than a year – all about the personal and professional lives of millennials impacted by the limitations of quarantine during the COVID pandemic – all filmed remotely with none of the actors in the same location! Quite a concept! This is the “QT” Series, … More Support Our #creatives® News: Fundraising Campaign is Underway for the “QT” Spin-off Pilot, by Tamieka Briscoe

Support Our #creatives® Meets Jamilah Chanie, #creator, #writer, and #costar of the “HighStakes©” TV series

Introduction The “HighStakes©” TV Series was created and written by Jamilah Chanie. For more on the “HighStakes©” TV Series, see its Instagram. I am an associate producer on the project and I was present on set November 8, 2020. As I always do, I was planning to write a blog about my on-set experience, and … More Support Our #creatives® Meets Jamilah Chanie, #creator, #writer, and #costar of the “HighStakes©” TV series

Support Our #creatives® Meets Andrée M. Harris, #writer and #director of the Film “Under His Control”

Introduction I was watching Andrée M. Harris interviewing Antoine Allen about his film “Lola” (for which I was an executive producer) and learned Andrée is an actor in the film so I reached out to her. Ultimately she invited me on set of her film “Under His Control.”As I always do, I was planning to … More Support Our #creatives® Meets Andrée M. Harris, #writer and #director of the Film “Under His Control”

Support Our #creatives® News: Fundraising Campaign is Underway for the Short Film “Spin,” by Lisa M. Tedesco

The fundraising campaign for Lisa M. Tedesco‘s short film “Spin” is in progress. When the curtain descends on their final performance of Romeo and Juliet in drama club, high school seniors Abigail and Sky bid a fair adieu to the stage they loved while letting their most deepest desires for one another surface at the … More Support Our #creatives® News: Fundraising Campaign is Underway for the Short Film “Spin,” by Lisa M. Tedesco

Support Our #creatives® Spotlight: Director and Writer Christie Conochalla is Interviewed by VoyageLA about Her Filmmaking Work

Christie Conochalla is a filmmaker based in Los Angeles. She is a film director who produces her own screenplays as well as those of other filmmakers. (Alan Greenstein of Support Our #creatives was a funder on some of Christie’s projects.) In her interview by VoyageLA, Christine discusses what it means to be a creative of … More Support Our #creatives® Spotlight: Director and Writer Christie Conochalla is Interviewed by VoyageLA about Her Filmmaking Work

Support Our #creatives® News: “Wham!” Written by Wi-Moto Nyoka, is One of the Projects at the Official Latino Film and Arts Festival, Online November 27-30, 2020

“Wham!” written by Wi-Moto Nyoka and directed by Sandra Manzanares and Wi-Moto Nyoka, is one of the films at the Official Latino Film and Arts Festival. “Wham!” is the first episode of “Cold Sweat,” created by Dusky Projects. (Alan Greenstein of Support Our #creatives has helped to fund some of Wi-Moto’s projects and is a executive … More Support Our #creatives® News: “Wham!” Written by Wi-Moto Nyoka, is One of the Projects at the Official Latino Film and Arts Festival, Online November 27-30, 2020

Support Our #creatives® News: “Shh…,” by Okema T. Moore, is One of the Films at the Reel Sisters Love + Activism Virtual Film Festival, Online November 10, 2020

Note: This post supersedes an earlier post about this film festival. “Shh…,” by Okema T. Moore, is one of the films at the Reel Sisters Love + Activism Virtual Film Festival. (Alan Greenstein of Support Our #creatives has helped to fund some of Okema’s projects.) Her film is one of five projects in the MARRIAGE … More Support Our #creatives® News: “Shh…,” by Okema T. Moore, is One of the Films at the Reel Sisters Love + Activism Virtual Film Festival, Online November 10, 2020