Reel Sisters Celebrates 20th Anniversary with A Season of Screenings & Events Centering on Women Storytelling In Harlem

Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series — the first Brooklyn-based festival to showcase films produced, directed and written by women of color — turns 20 year this October 2017. Continue Reading →

Reel Sisters 2017 At AMC’s Magic Johnson Theater And Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Harlem World partner Reel Sisters proudly announces that our 20th Anniversary festival will be held in downtown Brooklyn’s Alamo Drafthouse Cinema and AMC’s Magic Johnson Theater in Harlem on October 21-22, 2017! Continue Reading →

Reel Sisters Honors Cathy Hughes And Naturi Naughton In Harlem

cathy-hughes-and-naturi-naughton1On Friday, Oct. 14, 6:30 pm, Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series cordially invites you to our awards ceremony honoring pioneering media leader Cathy Hughes, the founder of Radio One and TV ONE, and actress Naturi Naughton, star of Power (Starz).   Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Reel Sisters Awards Ceremony

Jessica Williams and Ebony Jo-Ann

Jessica Williams and Ebony Jo-Ann

 By Udo Salters

On October 25 CENTRIC/BET Network joined Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series in celebrating the accomplishments of the honorees and award-winning filmmakers! Jessica Williams and Ebony Jo-Ann were the honorees and received the Hattie McDaniel Award. Continue Reading →

“Ayanda” At ImageNation’s RAW SPACE In Harlem

ayana film in harlemJoin Reel Sisters For Arrays screening of Ayanda. AYANDA is a coming-of-age story that takes us into a vibrant Johannesburg community alive with love and humor, risk and reward, tragedy and triumph. Continue Reading →