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Kaelyn Kastle Featured In Influencer Documentary

Kaelyn Kastle Featured In Influencer Documentary

Bermudian Kaelyn Kastle is part of the cast of a New York Times documentary entitled “Who Gets To Be An Influencer?” which is a story of “ambitious Black creators in Atlanta challenging the mostly white social media stars of Los Angeles for influence.” The NY Times reported, “Going viral has become big business, and a group... Read more of this article

Bermuda National Library To Screen “Joseph”

Bermuda National Library To Screen “Joseph”

In celebration of the READ Caribbean, the Bermuda National Library will be hosting a screening of an African/Caribbean movie entitled “Joseph” on Saturday [June 5]. A spokesperson said, “For the month of June, Bermuda National Library is celebrating READ Caribbean and promoting Caribbean stories, authors, cookbooks and highlighting... Read more of this article

Lana Young Cast In Upcoming Netflix Film

Lana Young Cast In Upcoming Netflix Film

Bermudian actress Lana Young has been named as part of the cast of an upcoming Netflix film entitled A Jazzman’s Blues, directed by Tyler Perry. The Hollywood Reporter said, “Tyler Perry is rounding out the cast of his new Netflix film A Jazzman’s Blues. “Amirah Vann, Austin Scott, Milauna Jackson, Brent Antonello, Brad Benedict, Kario... Read more of this article

Crime Stoppers Extends Film Weekend

Crime Stoppers Extends Film Weekend

Citing “the high demand for the virtual screenings,” Crime Stoppers has extended some of this year’s Oscar Nominated & Winning films. A spokesperson said, “The Annual Crime Stoppers Bermuda Film Weekend is always a success, and this year the Virtual Festival proved no different! “Due to the high demand for the virtual screenings,... Read more of this article

Crime Stoppers Virtual Weekend Film Experience

Crime Stoppers Virtual Weekend Film Experience

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Crime Stoppers Bermuda will be holding its Weekend Film Experience virtually. A spokesperson said, “The 2021 Crime Stoppers Weekend Film Experience has altered its format to maintain a safe & enjoyable experience for all attendees considering the evolving health & safety protocols related to the Covid-19 by... Read more of this article

Video: New Raz Adventures “Butterfly Princess”

Video: New Raz Adventures “Butterfly Princess”

The New Raz Adventures — a Bermudian animated series — has released their latest episode entitled “Butterfly Princess”. A spokesperson said, “In this latest installment, Raz and his friends continue their quest to learn more about the mysterious Golden Key.“They travel to the Loquat News HQ and meet the titular Butterfly Princess. The... Read more of this article

Wendy Tannock Film To Screen In Showcase

Wendy Tannock Film To Screen In Showcase

The Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center [BHERC] is getting set to screen Compassionate Release – The Ravages Of Time, a short film by Bermudian Wendy Tannock, at their 28th annual Sistas Are Doin’ It For Themselves Short Film Showcase from March 27 to April 11. A spokesperson said, “The Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center... Read more of this article

City Postpones ‘Fresh Air’ Drive-In Movie Event

City Postpones ‘Fresh Air’ Drive-In Movie Event

Citing the “recent rise of Covid-19 infections in Bermuda,” the City of Hamilton said that Fresh Air Films: Drive-in Edition, sponsored by HSBC and scheduled for Easter weekend, has been postponed. Senior Events and Marketing Coordinator, Allison Tucker, said, “While we are disappointed, we have a duty of care to ensure that our events... Read more of this article

Wilson, Richardson Awarded Arts Council Grants

Wilson, Richardson Awarded Arts Council Grants

Rory Wilson and Rick Richardson each received $5,000 to assist with their respective film projects, with Mr Wilson working on a short film called Coerce, while Mr Richardson is producing a documentary on the Labour movement in Bermuda. A Government spokesperson said, “Today the Minister of Youth, Culture and Sport, Dr. the Hon. Ernest Peets, JP,... Read more of this article

Drive-In Movie Series On Easter Weekend

Drive-In Movie Series On Easter Weekend

The City of Hamilton will host its next Fresh Air Films event over the Easter Weekend on the top level of Bull’s Head Car Park. A spokesperson said, “The City of Hamilton is delighted to announce its next Fresh Air Films event which will take place over the 2021 Easter Weekend. “The City, in partnership with title sponsor HSBC, will host... Read more of this article

Wendy Tannock Film To Screen In Canada

Wendy Tannock Film To Screen In Canada

The Halifax Black Film Festival [HBFF] is getting set to screen Compassionate Release – The Ravages Of Time, a short film by Bermudian Wendy Tannock, in the festival’s Series 1 Short Film category. A spokesperson said, “The Halifax Black Film Festival has chosen the short film, Compassionate Release – The Ravages of Time, by award-winning... Read more of this article

Encore Showing Of “Broadcasting Black” Film

Encore Showing Of “Broadcasting Black” Film

The Department of Community and Cultural Affairs will feature an encore showing of Broadcasting Black, the locally produced film which “explores the often overlooked contribution of black media to the success of the 1959 Theatre Boycotts.” “Broadcasting Black was created by Dr. Dana Selassie, and the film was previously screened last... Read more of this article

City Of Hamilton To Host Drive-In Movie Nights

City Of Hamilton To Host Drive-In Movie Nights

The City of Hamilton will host the Drive-In Holiday Pajama Jam on the top floor of the Bull’s Head Car Park from December 11th until December 13th. A spokesperson said, “The City of Hamilton is delighted to bring its next Fresh Air Films event to the top floor of Bull’s Head Car Park. The City, in partnership with title sponsor HSBC, will... Read more of this article