It’s official I’m DGA

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IT’S OFFICIAL — I’M DGA! Frankly, I never thought that I would become a member of the Directors Guild of America (DGA), but it’s now official, and I am grinning from ear to ear. Queen Sugar kissed and signed in to the guild by my Sisters in Cinema Ava DuVernay, Neema Barnette and Julie Dash, I am in fabulous company … Read More

Sisters in Cinema BronzeLens Catalyst Award

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BronzeLens Catalyst Award   A fun day with Sisters in Cinema at the BronzeLens annual luncheon. Also an important event that since 2009 has celebrated women of color working in film and television. I was honored in to receive the Superstar Catalyst Award along with Queen Sugar’s Tina Lifford (Aunt Vi) who received the Visionary Superstar Award and Samantha (Sam) … Read More

Interview with Producer Reuben Canon

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INTERVIEW WITH REUBEN CANNON LEGENDARY PRODUCER Reuben Cannon is a legendary Hollywood producer.  For more than thirty years he has managed to navigate the peculiarities of Hollywood to cast and produce hundreds of films.  Beginning in the mailroom at a major studio, he later launched the careers of Oprah Winfrey, Bruce Willis, Danny Glover, Michael J. Fox and many more. … Read More

Princess Zaya Debut

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Princess Zaya: The Bend in Origan is a short animated scifi film for young adults. After many years in hiding while her planet was at war, Princess Zaya emerges from a cave and discovers that she is the last survivor of the planet Origan. See more about the film at www.bendinorigan.com