Pan African Film Festival Feb 6-17

The 22nd Pan African Film Festival opens February 6th with OF GOOD REPORT by Jahmil X.T. Qubeka.  ABOUT LAST NIGHT starring Kevin Hart will serve as the centerpiece film screening on Tuesday, February 11th and BLACKBIRD with Mo’Nique and Isaiah Washington will close out the fest with a red carpet

WGA Event Discusses Race and Media

Brief overview of a recent event by Sharon Liggins: On Wednesday, Jan. 22, the WGAW Committee of Black Writers presented a salon with NPR’s new TV/Culture critic Eric Deggans and writers Ayanna Floyd (NBC’s “Hannibal,” and VH-1’s “Hit the Floor”) and Abdul Williams (“Lottery Ticket”), moderated by journalist, author (Swirling: How to

February Coverage Workshop

  COLOUR ASSISTANTS WORKSHOP   WRITING GREAT COVERAGE AND NOTES February 19, 2014 WGA 7000 West Third Street Los Angeles, CA 90048 7:30pm – 9:00pm Do you break out into a cold sweat when you’re asked to do coverage on a script?  Landing your next job will likely depend on

Assistant to Exec: Making the Leap

September 4, 2013 – Colour Assistants ushered in the fall season with a career focused panel discussion hosted by HBO. Over 80 assistants filled the indoor/outdoor patio at Bugatta Restaurant on Melrose as senior level executives delivered valuable tips on getting to the next level in the business. The three-hour

Congratulations Colour Assistants Board!

  Six assistants from across the industry have been selected to make up the new Colour Assistants Board taking over for outgoing board members Layne Eskridge and Aisha Summers.  Shannon Chavers (HBO Production), Christine Bae (Showtime Corporate Communications), Larissa Bell (NBC Drama Development), Victor Bui (ABC Diversity), Ashley Whitaker (CAA Lit),