African Voices Communications, Inc., presents on Friday, Oct. 12, 6:30 pm, Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series will honor award-winning filmmakers.
The filmmakers include JT Takagi, the Executive Director of Third World Newsreel, and Terence Nance, creator of HBO’s Random Acts of Flyness, with the Reel Sisters Trailblazer award for their outstanding contributions to the film industry. Jules And The Jinks, a winner of AfroPunk’s 2018 battle of the bands competition, and highly acclaimed Broadway triple threat actress Shahadi Wright Joseph (Disney’s The Lion King and Hairspray Live) will pay tribute to our honorees. Jericka Duncan, a correspondent for CBS News, will serve as Mistress of Ceremonies. The awards ceremony will be held at SVA Theater, 333 West 23 St., in historic Chelsea. Join us for another fun and inspiring evening.
Tickets: $45 ($35 Code: ReelPals2018)
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