Blackfilm Movie Night – An Evening of Short Films on Wednesday, May 20, from 6pm – 12 midnight EST Live on Facebook Watch.
Join us a we celebrate and support Black independent filmmakers and writers during this COVID-19 crisis.
Short Film Schedule:
Wednesday, May, 20
6pm EST – 12 Midnight
6:08pm | After That, We Didn’t Talk | Directed by – Tari Wariebi
6:23pm | Disorder Her | Directed by – Caralene Robinson
6:50pm est. | BlacKorea | Directed by – Christine Swanson
7:22pm est. | Privilege Unhinged | Directed by – Lande Yoosuf
7:39pm est. | A Gift For My Sister | Directed by – Angela Gordon
8:23pm est. | Tales from Shaolin Pt One Shakey Dog | Directed by – Louis A. Moore
8:45pm est. | Suicide by Sunlight | Directed by – Nikyatu Jusu
9:00pm est. | Good Intentions | Directed by – Morocco Omari
9:40pm est. | Karim | Directed by – Carl Seaton
10:00pm est. | Daddy’s Big Girl | Directed by – Damien D. Smith
10:15pm est. | An Anomalous Love | Directed by Reggie Williams
10:36pm est. | Black Card | Directed by – Pete Chatmon
10:57pm est. | Tender | Directed by – Felicia Pride
11:20pm est. | Mulignans | Directed by – Shaka King
11:30pm est. | Light in Dark | Directed by – Lagueria Davis
11:46pm est. | Hair Love | Directed by – Matthew Cherry
6:45pm | Comedy
Slink Johnson, Comedian
Gerald “Slink” Johnson, also known by his stage name “Slink Capone”, is an American rapper, actor, voice actor and comedian known for his work in the black comedy sitcom TV show Black Jesus and Lamar Davis in the 2013 acclaimed video game Grand Theft Auto V
8:08pm | Law
Lita Rosario, ESP – Entertainment & Intellectual Property Lawyer
Lisa Rosario, Esq. is an entertainment and intellectual property lawyer who got her start as the VP of Business and Legal Affairs for University Music Group, Inc. Lisa has worked with Missy Elliott, Tank, Sisqo, DRU HILL, Afrika Bambaataa and more. She currently is an adjunct professor at the University of the District of Columbia’s Department of Mass Media Visual and Performing Arts teaching “The Business of Music,
8:15pm | Music
Carlos Simon – Composer
Carlos Simon is a Composer that’s traveled the world, is a part of the Sundance Music Institute and ASCAP Film Scoring program.
Hilton Wright II – Record producer, Songwriter, Composer
Hilton Wright II is an award-winning, platinum & gold certified record producer, songwriter and composer. Hilton has composed for the ABC’s hit show Blackish, TV One’s Hollywood Divas, Ford and artist Big Sean.
Jongnic Bontemps – Composer
Jongnic “JB” Bontemps is a Composer for Godfather of Harlem, Boomerang and most recently released the Clark Sisters biopic which is Lifetime’s highest rated original film since 2016.
Chuck Creekmur – Founder – AllHipHop.com
Chuck Creekmur is the co-founder of AllHipHop.com and has used his journalism skills and artistic talents to establish himself as a trendsetter and trailblazer creating a unique path in Internet content and technology. (pulled from online bio)
9:30pm | Wardrobe
Chris Latimer – Owner, African American College Alliance
Chris Latimer is an entrepreneur and trendsetter. Developing relationships at Howard University, Chris set the bar with product placement and marketing of African American College Alliance.
Tiera Patterson – Set Costumer
Tiera Patterson, Set costumer of projects like Queen & Slim, Queen of the South and Queen Sugar.
Monique Lauren Peters – Costume Designer
Monique Lauren Peters is a costume designer that started off as a celebrity stylist. Working with clients such as Tatyana Ali, Judge Lynn Toler, and Wendy Raquel Robinson. Also, her roots in independent film led to being an associate producer for The Bobby Brown Story.
10:54 | Directing
Van Elder, Writer / Director
Van Elder was born in Compton, California.. He is a producer and director, known for Kings of L.A., Community Service (2014) and Perfectly Single (2019).
The Legendary Chris Washington
The Bronx native has been a fixture in the New York entertainment scene for the last 25 years. The Legendary has been featured in The Washington Post (October 2010); Guest DJ on Fox 5’ Good Day New York (October 2009); The New York Amsterdam News (July 2008). He has worked with platinum recording artists such as Lil’ Kim, Brandy, Sean Paul, T.I., Ray J, Timbaland and Fat Joe over a 20 year entertainment career. Hailing from the borough of the Bronx, this native New Yorker’s DJ skills has taken him on the road to cities near and far such as Boston; Washington, DC; Atlanta; Miami; Houston; Martha’s Vineyard, Chicago; Los Angeles and internationally in Cancun, Mexico; Nassau, Bahamas and Negril, Jamaica.
DJ Dana Game
Dana Cobbs is a professional DJ, working model, and advertising executive having worked at major ad agencies in New York City, and media companies including Time Inc. and Viacom. She has always been a lover of music and dancing since age 3, growing up on soulful disco and 80s hip hop influences that her parents played in their Bridgeport home. Dana began DJing in her 20s after the internet bubble burst in 2001. Today, she plays music throughout the U.S., at clubs, festivals, galas and private events. Taking from her marketing and advertising work, she is her own boss, and brand manager–playing all music that is soulful.
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