2022 COHORT

2022 FUNDERS/SPONSORS

Black Girls Freedom Fund

Arts & Science Council

Women + Girls Research Alliance

Civitas Education Management, LLC. 

Operation Restoration

Ms. Foundation

California Film Institute/MVFF (Screening Sponsor)

Emory University (Screening Sponsor)

Final Draft Screenwriting Software

Beats By Dre

2022 PARTNERS

IUrban Education Collaborative at UNC Charlotte

Women + Girls Research Alliance

Black Women In Film Network

Women In Film LA

University of Southern California

I AM not the MEdia, Inc.

By Design Events, LLC.

Urban Educators for Change

Dorm Key

2021 PLANNING TEAM

Jimmeka Anderson

Sierra Davis

Deneen Dixon-Payne

Shanell Smaw

Faithe Lizarda

Gina Antilus

Dr. Angelia F. Byrd

Kelley Kali

Traci Carter Holsey

Chassidy Jade

Raven Magwood

Cameron Elyse

A'sia Horne-Smith

Jessica Johnson

Casandra Henry

Allyson Robinson

Vanita Beavers

Jessica Wilson

Brandi Williams

Courtney Thomas

Eris Headley

Navonda Fetterson

Pamela McCarter

Taja Hough

Dr. Michelle Meggs

Dr. Annette Teasdell

Lanre Oriowo

Scierra Bratton

Desmyne Gaines

Executive Director

Finance and Operations Director 

Communications Coordinator

Fundraising and Development Coordinator

Social Media Coordinator

PR Coordinator

Merch Coordinator

Featured Filmmaker

Pre-Production Advisor

Post Production Advisor

Writing Coach

Teen Creative Advisor

Post Production Organization Partner (The Hue Collective)

Planning Team Member (BGFC Alumni)

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2022 PRODUCTION TEAMS

Production Team 1

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Nia Murray

Teen Director

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Gaelyn Smith

Creative Coach/Mentor

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Kearah-Armonie Jeudy

Editor

Production Team 2

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Madison Proctor

Teen Director

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Jasmine Livingston

Creative Coach/Mentor

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Essynce Herrington

Editor

Production Team 3

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Ashley Meier

Teen Director

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Eris Headley

Creative Coach/Mentor

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Lauren McGarrett

Editor

Production Team 4

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Michelle Elele

Teen Director

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Zoë Hodge

Creative Coach/Mentor

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Angela Uhegwu

Editor

Production Team 5

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Maya Hooks

Teen Director

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Keishon Groves

Creative Coach/Mentor

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Jessica Lewis

Editor

Production Team 6

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Khloe Thompson

Teen Director

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Faithe Lizarda

Creative Coach/Mentor

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Siani Johnson

Editor

Production Team 7

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Marley Noel

Teen Director

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Ashlee Keown

Creative Coach/Mentor

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Lillian Mayer

Editor

Production Team 8

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Sydney White

Teen Director

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Kellianne Jordan

Creative Coach/Mentor

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Jordin Wright

Editor

Production Team 9

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Camille Satterwhite-Rambert

Teen Director

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Jamie Arielle
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Creative Coach/Mentor

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Tyra Salli
Hughes

Editor

Production Team 10

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Precious Foreman

Teen Director

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Jessica Johnson

Creative Coach/Mentor

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Courtney Thomas

Editor