Reflections & Highlights from Reel Sisters Awards Ceremony 2016
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Reflections & Highlights from Reel Sisters Awards Ceremony 2016

  Reflections From A Celebrant: Kindred Spirits Meet at Reel Sisters Awards Submitted by Lonai Mosley 11/3/2016 As soon as I received the email invitation sent by African Voices board member Jeanette Curtis Rideau, I knew I needed to attend the legendary media mogul Cathy Hughes awards ceremony scheduled to be presented at the Schomburg … Continue reading

Interview with Emmy-award winning Director June Cross on Wilhemina’s War
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Interview with Emmy-award winning Director June Cross on Wilhemina’s War

    Interview by Iman Childs, Reel Sisters Correspondent For her latest film, June Cross, an Emmy-award winning director, turned her attention to rural South Carolina after hearing about the large number of African-American women dying from HIV and AIDs in the state. “There was this statistic in 2009 that was put out by the … Continue reading

Reel Talk with Mariona Lloreta, director of Amenze
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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, … Continue reading