LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION! #BSAMla2017!
Get your BSAM L.A. 2017 #BSAMla2017 tix today!!
FILM SCREENINGS | Q&A | PANELS | WORKSHOPS include ::
MECCAcon BLACK HOLLYWOOD panel
MECCAcon BLACK ANIMATION panel
MECCAcon BLACK SHORT FILM panel
SCREENWRITING workshop w/ Steven Barnes
BLACK MEDIA OF THE FUTURE panel
and MANY, MANY, MANY more!
Confirmed filmmakers, actors, & animators, screenwriters, etc, include:
Jackie J. Stone
Evita M. Castine
Xavier L Burgin
Onyi & Obi Udeh
Eric Dean Seaton
Solomon Onita Jr.
Donnie & Eric Seals
+ MANY, MANY, MANY MORE!
MECCAcon International Film Festival, founded in 2014, highlights independent short films starring & from creators of the African diaspora. MECCAconIFF is a branch of Midwest Ethnic Convention for Comics and Arts – MECCA, and affiliated with Black Speculative Arts Movement, which travels across the United States and abroad. With MECCAconIFF, short films are primary, but feature films have been added as well. We always have some of the best filmmakers in the industry that participate. We believe in showcasing GREATNESS to the public eye!
2017 OFFICIAL MECCAcon IFF SELECTIONS for all cities/locations:
** schedule of chosen films below for L.A. will be listed soon.
●AFROLATINOS- Afrolatinos Tele (RENZO DEVIA)
●SEE MY DREAMS COME TRUE- Vernon A. Jordan III
●MUSIC ON THE ROAD- with Yakuza Moon
●DIRT- Darius Clark Monroe
●TWO CITIES- Darius Clark Monroe
●COMPERSION- Jackie J. Stone/ Enchant TV
●MIDDLE GROUND- Wi-Moto Nyoka
●THE BIG CHOP- Derek Dow
●BEYOND THE SOLE- Derek Dow
●BATTLEDREAM CHRONICLE- Alain Bidard
●SWEET, SWEET COUNTRY- Dehnza Rogers
●THE YOUTH- Dehanza Rogers
●ON TIME- Xavier L Burgin
●OLDE E- Xavier L Burgin
●SKYBREAK: Zo! Documentary – Donnie Seals, Eric D. Seals, Lorenzo Ferguson
GET YOUR DONATION TICKETS TODAY! schedule coming soon!
For more info, please contact co-founder, Maia Crown Williams, BSAMstaff@gmail.com, 3134510297.
Jessica Maple, a cinematographer and director, and was the first black woman to have a feature length independent film.