It's About You Film Festival Launch Party
- When: Thursday, January 17, 2013, 6 p.m.
- Where: COFO Civil Rights Education Complex, Jackson
- Cost: Free
- Contact Phone: 769-226-3725
- Categories: Stage and Screen (All), Film
NMHS Unlimited Film Productions is giving you a chance to meet and greet filmmakers and get sneak peeks of their films during the “It’s About You Film Festival” Launch Party on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the COFO Civil Rights Education Center. The celebration kicks off at 6 p.m. at 1017 J.R. Lynch Street, near the campus of Jackson State University.
Talk with filmmakers participating in the competition and Founder/CEO of NMHS Film Productions and the “It’s About You Film Festival” Dr. Wilma Clopton. Enjoy unique refreshments from Chef Luis Bruno of Adobo Restaurant and Chef Nick Wallace of the Hilton Garden Inn, while listening to the sounds of internationally-known keyboardist and composer Melvin Kendricks. Get Membership VIP Packages and giveaways!
See such previews as “Hole in the Head: A Life Revealed,” “Booker’s Place,” “Prom Night in Mississippi,” and more.
“It’s About You Film Festival” is a city-wide event that runs from February 22, 2013 through March 2, 2013. Venues include the Russell C. Davis Planetarium in Downtown Jackson, Jackson State University, Tougaloo College, Millsaps College, and the Mississippi Children’s Museum. This festival will showcase works that express the experiences of people of African descent in a positive manner, offer networking opportunities with industry professionals, and provide opportunities to sharpen film production and marketing skills through workshops.
For more information call 769.226.3725 or visit our website at www.blackhistoryplus.weebly.com. You can also Like us on Facebook by searching NMHS Unlimited Film Productions and follow us on Twitter @NMHSUnlimited.