NALIP Honors AAFCA With Its 2019 “We Are Inclusion” Award
Posted by beatriz silveira on August 02, 2019
The National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP) has announced that it will present the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) with their We Are Inclusion Award during the 20th Annual NALIP Media Summit, July 25-28, in Hollywood.
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For the past two years, NALIP has put a laser focus on encouraging diversity in Hollywood through its #WeAreInclusion campaign.
That work is why NALIP has chosen to honor AAFCA. In a letter, NALIP Executive Director, Ben Lopez noted that the honor, to be accepted by AAFCA co-founder and CEO, Gil Robertson, recognizes “the cross-cultural impact [AAFCA] has had on emerging filmmakers of color” as well as Robertson’s visionary leadership to “distribute inspirational content, build an impactful membership, and hold dynamic events advancing diverse creatives.”
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