Are you ready, the Athena Film Festival, is coming up this Feb 6 – 9th at Barnard College in (117th & Broadway), West Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →
Film lovers can be a part of the upcoming Sundance Film Festival by submitting their family photos via Instagram, a selection of which will be seen at a special event on Monday, January 20 (MLK, Jr. Day) during the Digital Diaspora Family Reunion (DDFR) Roadshow. Continue Reading →
Listen to the HW Podcast show with host Danny Tisdale as he talks to Tiffanydenise, owner of Tea By Tiiffany, she discusses her upcoming event honoring Miko and Titi Branch of Miss Jessie’s at the Gran Piatto D’oro May 30th in Harlem. And Shawn Batey talks about his new film CHANGING FACE OF HARLEM on Franco the Great just shown at at Maysles cinema on Saturday May 19 in the People’s Film Festival.
Also, discusses gay marriage in Harlem, the Shakespeare Sonnet, the Corner Social opening and much more and all the news happening in the world of Harlem. Continue Reading →
The Urbanworld Film Festival-Zane’s Sex Chronicles By Derrick Salters for Harlem World Magazine
There was a buzz in the air Friday night at the AMC Loews Theater on 34th street, due to the screening of Zane’s Sex Chronicles at the Urbanworld Film Festival. New York Times best-selling author Zane mixed it up with media, as did Executive Producer Suzanne de Passe and cast members Maya Gilbert, Laila Odom, Christina DeRosa, Johanna Quintero, Kalon Jackson and comedian Capone. As the interviews and photo opps continued on a little pass the start time of the screening, the crowd’s anticipation started to bubble. These avid readers of Zane’s books wanted to see if the sexiness described in the books would carry over to the screen. They were hungry for a little visual stimulation. Once everyone was seated, Suzanne de Passe, Zane and a Cinemax executive said a few words. Then the lights went down and the temperature went up. Continue Reading →