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5 Things QPOC should know if they want to make a movie
5 Things QPOC should know if they want to make a movie

I decided to write this because I wanted to share my experiences of making an indie film as a Queer Person of Color (QPOC). I come from a strong story telling tradition belonging to the African Diaspora. We have an oral tradition in which we paint images and weave words to enthrall anyone who is […]

In response to Spike Lee’s all male list of films every aspiring filmmaker should see
In response to Spike Lee's all male list of films every aspiring filmmaker should see

Spike Lee is all up in the blogosphere at the moment because of the awesome Kickstarter campaign for his new film which received a $10,000 donation from Steven Soderbergh recently. Spike Lee’s list of films was fantastic yet immensely disappointing because of its all-male flava. Lists always suck since there will always be omissions but […]

Must see at the BFI London Film Festival
Must see at the BFI London Film Festival

BlackmanVision’s choice for the BFI London Film Festival so far….

BlackmanVision’s 100 Film Power List
BlackmanVision's 100 Film Power List

BlackmanVision Film 100 power list – inclusive and diverse, well more than the Guardian’s anyway.

The Challenges of Casting a Genderqueer film
The Challenges of Casting a Genderqueer film

Are Black women actresses afraid of playing lesbian roles?

Stud Life Movie – Casting Call
Stud Life Movie - Casting Call

Stud Life a feature length film on queer street life in London is casting.

Lena Horne – RIP
Lena Horne - RIP

Lena Horne singer, actress, civil rights activist and dancer. 1917-2010

Haiti – Analysis, Culture and History Links
Haiti - Analysis, Culture and History Links

Haiti’s rich arts, culture and history

10 things to do when you get funding for your film
10 things to do when you get funding for your film

You got funding for your film after submitting your precious script or treatment to a funding body. Someone liked it! In fact someone out there loved it so much they want to invest their money in you and in your film. Celebrate! Go out with your friends. Feel the love because the next months are […]

National Portrait Gallery – Stealing Beauty
National Portrait Gallery - Stealing Beauty

Stealing Beauty was a panel discussion chaired by Diva magazine Editor Jane Czyzselska. I was on the panel with Artist, DJ and performer Sadie Lee and fashion historian and cultural critic Elizabeth Wilson. The event explored how LGBT culture plunders dominant straight culture and uses it to create something new and vibrant. In my presentation […]