Queer Black Cinema announces 2011 honors

The 4th Annual Queer Black Cinema Festival, presented by Our Stories Productions, has announced honors of the The Cheryl Dunye First Womyn Award, The Isaac Julien Experimental Award, Audience Choice Award for best short and Centerpiece Award. In honor of QBC 5th Anniversary, special awards goes to pioneer filmmaker, Patrik-Ian Polk, community activist: Desmond Yvonne, Kim Ford, D. Meredith, Damal Edmond and organizations: Astrea Lesbian Foundation, MIX Queer Experimental Film Festival, Gay Men of African Descent and The Audre Lord Project.

QBC Film Fest Garden Party Benefit: A night of jazz, R&B, soul at the Brooklyn Society of Ethical Culture on July 16th

Queer Black Cinema Institute (QBCI) will hold a Garden Party Benefit on Saturday, July 16, 2011 at the Brooklyn Society of Ethical Culture, to raise funds for its fourth Annual QBC Film Festival in Brooklyn.

Fresh Music: Black gay artist Nhojj hits #1 on MTV Music with “Love”

In less than a week, Nhojj went from # 7 to #1 on the www.MTVmusic.com chart for his song, “Love.” The song is also featured in award winning film, “Blueprint” directed by Kirk Shannon-Butts. The music video was also directed by Kirk which feature clips from the movie,” Blueprint.”

Love to mingle with other film enthusiasts? Attend Fades of Black Womyn In Film Showcase THIS Thursday March 26 in NYC.

Love to mingle with other film enthusiasts? Attend Fades of Black Womyn In Film Showcase THIS Thursday March 26 in NYC.

4th Annual Fades of Black Womyn in Film Showcase Honors Campbell X. Hosted and Performance by DJ Debbie

4th Annual Fades of Black Womyn in Film Showcase Honors Campbell X. Hosted and Performance by DJ Debbie. Thursday Mar 26 from 7-10pm at Brecht Forum in NYC.