Posts Tagged ‘precious’

BREAKING NEWS: QBC Founder, Angel L. Brown & Associates Announce New Venture

May 2, 2010

PRESS CONFERENCE NEWS
DATE: 5/13/10 (7PM – 8 PM)

CONTACT: Press”AT”queerblackcinema”.”org


Founder/Executive Producer of Queer Black Cinema International Film Festival, Angel L. Brown  announces a new venture she and associates will launch starting June 1, 2010. “This is something I always wanted to do.  I am excited to have the right associates on board to make my dream come true. Everything is falling right into place. I can’t wait to announce the big news. This  is a great turning point for Queer Black Cinema and can only enhance our mission.” states Angel L. Brown

The conference will take place Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 7 PM.  Limited invited press will be in attendance, all others will be able to view the conference live at: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/qbc-tv-live. Registered viewers will be able to ask questions as well in the chat room that will be periodically  selected and answered.

For press inquiries contact press”@”queerblackcinema”.”org

QBC BREAKING NEWS: What does Gabby Sibide(Precious) & Sandra Bullock (Blind Side) have in common? NAACP

January 7, 2010

QBC BREAKING NEWS:

What does Gabby Sibide (Precious) & Sandra Bullock (Blind Side) have in common? Sandra They both competes against each other for NAACP Award for Best Actress. Inclusion or lack of good roles for African American actress? What are your thoughts?

Other nominees include:

  • Anika Noni Rose – “The Princess and the Frog” (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
  • Gabourey Sidibe – “Precious: Based on the Novel “Push” by Sapphire” (Lionsgate)
  • Sandra Bullock – “The Blind Side” (Warner Bros. Pictures)
  • Sophie Okonedo – “Skin” (Jour De Fete Films)
  • Taraji P. Henson – “Tyler Perry’s I Can Do Bad All By Myself” (Lionsgate)


1st Source: Nelson

Source: NAACP website

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About Queer Black Cinema International Film Festival
ABOUT
Queer Black Cinema International Film Festival is a progressive socially conscious film festival that will bring you the best Black LGBTQ theme films from around the world. The now three-day festival consists of not only groundbreaking films but also panel discussions with industry professionals and community leaders including a Annual Tribute to LGBT youth of color rally in remembrance to Fallen Angels who died due to a homophobic hate crime followed by a Black LGBTQ Film & Book Market.
HISTORY
Queer Black Cinema International Film Festival was created by Angel L. Brown in 2007 and launched in 2008 at the Brecht Forum in New York. Queer Black Cinema International Film Festival is an entity of Queer Black Cinema(QBC). QBC started out as a film series and quickly became a non-profit fiscally sponsored project of MIX Queer Experimental Film Festival. QBC is now a hub for various projects since 2006: QBC College Film Tour, Just|BE Black Gay Erotica 72 hour Poetry & Film Competition on HIV/AIDS prevention & awareness and Fades Of Black Womyn Film Showcase, honoring Black Lesbians Womyn.

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