EVENT PHOTOS : Inaugural Black Women Film! Launch & Opening Workshop a Success.

EVENT PHOTOS : Inaugural Black Women Film! Launch & Opening Workshop a Success.

CHECK OUT THE LAUNCH PHOTOS! 40 Canadian Black Women Filmmakers and media Artists came together on Friday, April 29 for the inaugural launch and opening workshop of the Black Women Film! Leadership Program. 15 participants were selected from 35 applications for this new program supporting the development of emerging Black women filmmakers of all ages. Program runs May 21 - 31

40 Black Canadian filmmakers come together to launch Black Women Film!

40 Black Canadian filmmakers come together to launch Black Women Film!

The first of its kind, the Black Women Film! leadership program will offer emerging women filmmakers and media artists of Canadian African diaspora, the opportunity to forward their careers in filmmaking, documentary storytelling and media arts through in depth workshops and mentorship with Black women industry leaders from the film, television and media arts sector.