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Afro-Latinx filmmaker Shaka King has made an incredible mark as director of Judas and the Black Messiah, creating a name for himself and sharing an important story of William O'Neal’s infiltration of the Black Panther Party to gather intelligence on Chairman Fred Hampton. Read more about his success, Afro-Latinx visibility in the media industry, and the importance of representation.
This year’s Academy Awards are taking a step in the right direction in terms of recognizing more diverse stories, talent, and creators. As an organization that advocates for inclusivity, we are proud and grateful to see this long anticipated change take place within the industry. However, we will continue to do our part so that more diverse representation can be seen on screen and off-screen. Here are the rich talented diverse voices who were nominated for the 93rd Annual Academy Awards:
In celebration of Women’s History Month, NALIP has been highlighting empowering diverse women who have been pushing the envelope through their creativity, work, and vision and revolutionizing the industry doing so. Let’s take a look at who these leading women are and what their success means for the next generation of women to come.
#SXSW began March 16th and runs until March 20th! Here are some of the Latinx projects and filmmakers to look out for:
Check out this week's Fresh News regarding the reopening of movie theaters in LA and more!
Check out what HBO is doing to highlight Latinx stories, Endeavor Content has job opportunities for you, new MACRO x The Black List screenwriters incubator for writers of color and more in this weeks partner news!