Largest-ever class of funding initiative for broadcast and web programs or series, as well as VR projects, to begin work in January NEW YORK (January 10, 2019)—Ten producing teams have been selected byBlack Public Media (BPM) for its innovative 360 Incubator+, a program designed to identify and pipeline quality black content. The third round of […]
America is overwhelming at first glimpse, everyone is talking faster, the houses and cars are suddenly bigger, and the sky seems more imposing somehow, the concept and physicality is just so vast. In “My Dear American” filmmaker Arpita Kumar dramatizes this beautifully using the intimate relationship between an Indian-American husband and wife who just moved to the suburbs.
For a while we here in the NBPC labs of Black-ness have been mixing and matching various new media concoctions to engage the masses on issues that range from Black masculinity, to a big hurricane mess named Katrina, and recently we sent some talented filmmakers to Haiti to capture the voices of real Haitians dealing […]