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Alana Marie

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#BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries || Briana M. Andrews

We’ve reached week 4 of the #BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries and I hope you’ve been nothing short of inspired by reading about Brittney, Joyce, & Tirrea and their journey’s thus far. This week, we spoke to Briana M. Andrews, a 19-year-old undergrad student and content creator from…

March 22, 2019
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#BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries||Tirrea Billings

For this week of the #BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries, we had the opportunity to speak with Tirrea Billings, a filmmaker with a social justice niche and grad student from Michigan. How long have you been in the industry and what made you want to go into this…

March 15, 2019
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#BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries || Joyce Fitzpatrick

Kicking off week 2 of the #BlackFemaleFilmmakerSeries, I talked to Joyce Fitzpatrick. Joyce is a triple threat within the industry – writer, director and producer housed in Los Angeles. How long have you been in the industry and what made you want to go…

March 8, 2019
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#BlackFemaleFilmmakersSeries || Brittney Janae

The month of March is Women’s History Month and to celebrate, I have chosen to highlight Black Female Filmmakers in the media industry. Unfortunately, we are still working to break down barriers within the industry to have our voices, craft, and artistry represented equally…

March 1, 2019
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The Kinloch Doc – What? When? Where? Why?

  What Documentary about the past/current condition of Missouri’s First Black City – Kinloch. If anyone is familiar with Kinloch, what they know, think they know, and what they’ve heard, more often than not will be extremely negative. From its history of corruption within…

February 13, 2019
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Checking In: Where’s Alana Been?

I know I know. There’s been a nice lapse in between my last blog post and now. I have these seasons where my desire to write is on 1000 and other seasons where it refuses to leave my brain. At the end of the…

February 6, 2019