NYICFF Industry Forum: Owning Your Story: BIPOC Creators

Added to Calendar: 05-06-21


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The New York International Children’s Film Festival (NYICFF) is once again bringing filmmakers, industry leaders, and artists together to share projects and discuss key issues around representation in entertainment for kids. Their upcoming Industry Forum will take place virtually over five Thursdays from April 29 through May 27 and is a free event. Join NYICFF for the below panel on Thursday, May 6:

May 6 — 5:00pm
Owning Your Story: BIPOC Creators
Featuring Frank Abney, Elizabeth Ito, Halima Lucas, and Miguel Puga
Presented with support from Rise Up Animation

How can you ensure that your ideas and stories are authentically crafted, produced, and represented? Join these showrunners, executives, and creatives as they discuss the shifting landscape and how to make sure your voice is heard in today’s cultural moment.
To attend this panel, register here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_eSYwj6QoQPS0RGHG0CLr6A

We hope you can join us!


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Oskar Kuusk

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There are many key issues when it comes to kids that need to be addressed and I am happy that someone does just this!