The Power is in the Message: The Social Responsibility of Today’s Black Filmmakers, will take place on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. The event will be held at the YWCA’s Family Resource Center (FRC) located on 500 West 56th Street, New York, NY 10019. This conversation will be centered on the social responsibility that black filmmakers face in creating their art.
Our panel to date will include Eric Lockley, a Harlem-based actor, writer, filmmaker, public speaker and producer; Marta Effinger-Crichlow, IFP JustFilms Fellow at Made in NY Media Center by IFP; Tamika Guishard, filmmaker; and moderator Tanji Gilliam, Founder and Principal of Oil House Productions (OHP). Refreshments will be served and RSVP is required.