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Revry Original LGBTQ Film ROOM TO GROW Comes to Outfest 2018 Revry Original LGBTQ Film ROOM TO GROW Comes to Outfest 2018
by Movies News Desk - July 18, 2018

Revry Original ROOM TO GROW chronicles the lives and stories of seven LGBTQ+ teens and  families in cities across the country, offering an up-close and intimate glimpse into their daily lives as they endeavor to find an identity that fits and a place in  their communities. ... (more...)
Paramount Network Presents I AM PAUL WALKER Premiering Saturday, August 11 Paramount Network Presents I AM PAUL WALKER Premiering Saturday, August 11
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2018

Paramount Network Presents I AM PAUL WALKER Premiering Saturday, August 11... (more...)
FSLC Announces Flat Is Beautiful: The Strange Case of Pixelvision, August 10-16 FSLC Announces Flat Is Beautiful: The Strange Case of Pixelvision, August 10-16
by TV News Desk - July 17, 2018

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announces Flat Is Beautiful: The Strange Case of Pixelvision, August 10-16. ... (more...)
Starz Releases Premiere Date For New Original Series WARRIORS OF LIBERTY CITY Starz Releases Premiere Date For New Original Series WARRIORS OF LIBERTY CITY
by BWW News Desk - July 16, 2018

Starz, a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), announced today that the new unscripted six-part series 'Warriors of Liberty City' will premiere on Sunday, September 16, 2018, at 8:00 PM ET/PT. This perceptive documentary series is created by PGA award-winning director and producer Evan Rosenfeld (... (more...)
Pedro Morelli's THE FACTION Is the Newest Netflix Brazilian Original Series Pedro Morelli's THE FACTION Is the Newest Netflix Brazilian Original Series
by TV News Desk - July 11, 2018

Netflix, the world's leading internet entertainment service, will bring the eight-episode series The Faction to members worldwide in 2019.... (more...)
Reese Witherspoon to Star in Her First Unscripted Series SHINE ON WITH REESE On Video-On-Demand with AT&T Reese Witherspoon to Star in Her First Unscripted Series SHINE ON WITH REESE On Video-On-Demand with AT&T
by TV News Desk - July 10, 2018

According to Deadline, Reese Witherspoon's female-focused Hello Sunshine shingle is about to put the Oscar winner's inaugural unscripted series on a video-on-demand channel with AT&T.... (more...)
Emmy Award-Winner Wyatt Cenac Stars in Comedic Docu-Series Available for Digital Download July 16 Emmy Award-Winner Wyatt Cenac Stars in Comedic Docu-Series Available for Digital Download July 16
by TV News Desk - July 02, 2018

Acclaimed comedian and writer, Wyatt Cenac (The Daily Show with John Stewart), hosts a topical docu-series examining hot-button issues in Wyatt Cenac's Problem Areas, available for Digital Download on July 16th.  Marking the latest addition to HBO®'s impressive late night slate, including Real Time ... (more...)
Sundance Institute & Skywalker Sound Announce Composers and Directors for 2018 Film Music and Sound Design Lab Sundance Institute & Skywalker Sound Announce Composers and Directors for 2018 Film Music and Sound Design Lab
by TV News Desk - June 28, 2018

Sundance Institute and Skywalker Sound today announced the composers and directors selected for the Sundance Institute Film Music and Sound Design Lab, which returns to the legendary Skywalker Sound Facilities for the sixth year. More than half of the composers selected for this year's Lab are femal... (more...)
Queen Latifah to Partner with Electus for Female Comedian Travel Series Queen Latifah to Partner with Electus for Female Comedian Travel Series
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2018

According to Variety, Queen Latifah and Electus are teaming up to develop a travel documentary series.... (more...)
The 2018 American Black Film Festival Hosts A Successful, Sold-Out Event Featuring Panels, Screenings, & More The 2018 American Black Film Festival Hosts A Successful, Sold-Out Event Featuring Panels, Screenings, & More
by TV News Desk - June 25, 2018

The 2018 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) wrapped another successful year of screenings, red carpet events, panels and competitions to a sold-out group of attendees. The event took place in Miami Beach, FL from June 13-17th.... (more...)
Human-Migration Themed Films To Launch Season 3 of Doc World on Public Television's WORLD Channel & PBS Platforms Human-Migration Themed Films To Launch Season 3 of Doc World on Public Television's WORLD Channel & PBS Platforms
by TV News Desk - June 20, 2018

Today on World Refugee Day, public television's WORLD Channel announces the lineup of films for season 3 of Doc World, a series that showcases stories that dive deep into the heart of international issues, giving viewers a chance to understand the lives and concerns of people beyond U.S. borders. Th... (more...)
The 2018 MTV Movie and TV Awards: Full List of Winners! The 2018 MTV Movie and TV Awards: Full List of Winners!
by TV News Desk - June 19, 2018

Last Night at the 2018 'MTV Movie & TV Awards' hosted by Tiffany Haddish from the Barker Hangar in Los Angeles, blockbuster films and fan favorite TV shows such as Black Panther, Stranger Things, Riverdale, Wonder Woman and more took home the coveted Golden Popcorn. Check out the full list of winner... (more...)
Check Out What Is Coming And Going From HULU In July Check Out What Is Coming And Going From HULU In July
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2018

Check Out What Is Coming And Going From HULU In July... (more...)
Emmy Award Winner Laura Dern Stars in THE TALE Available for Digital Download July 2 Emmy Award Winner Laura Dern Stars in THE TALE Available for Digital Download July 2
by TV News Desk - June 18, 2018

Award-winning writer and director Jennifer Fox delivers a film based on her own childhood in The Tale,available for Digital Download on July 2nd. Premiering to rave reviews at Sundance 2018, the HBO film, starring Laura Dern (HBO's Big Little Lies), is “an immense, brave and genuinely earth-shaking ... (more...)
HBO Greenlights STORM OVER BROOKLYN Documentary Directed by Muta'Ali HBO Greenlights STORM OVER BROOKLYN Documentary Directed by Muta'Ali
by TV News Desk - June 18, 2018

HBO has greenlit Storm Over Brooklyn, the winning project of the inaugural Feature Documentary Initiative created in 2017 by award-winning production company Lightbox and the American Black Film Festival (ABFF), as part of their joint initiative to foster diversity in the feature documentary arena.... (more...)
A QUIET PLACE, DAMAGES, THE CLOSER, & More Coming to Amazon Prime Video this July A QUIET PLACE, DAMAGES, THE CLOSER, & More Coming to Amazon Prime Video this July
by TV News Desk - June 18, 2018

July brings three Prime Original series exclusively available for Prime members to stream or download at no additional cost to their membership.... (more...)
New Titles Coming to Amazon Prime Video and Prime Video Channels July 2018 New Titles Coming to Amazon Prime Video and Prime Video Channels July 2018
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

July brings three Prime Original series exclusively available for Prime members to stream or download at no additional cost to their membership.... (more...)
American Black Film Festival Day 2 Recap American Black Film Festival Day 2 Recap
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

The American Black Film Festival (ABFF)continued its stellar line-up of events on day two of the festival yesterday. Attendees got the opportunity to experience seminars and panels held by prominent members of the entertainment industry, view spotlight screenings of exciting new films, and cap the n... (more...)
Werner Herzog To Direct Fordlandia TV Series for Hyde Park Werner Herzog To Direct Fordlandia TV Series for Hyde Park
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2018

Werner Herzog To Direct Fordlandia TV Series for Hyde Park... (more...)
Filmmakers Could Win Up to $100k at the 2018 American Black Film Festival Filmmakers Could Win Up to $100k at the 2018 American Black Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

The 22nd annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF) returns to Miami from June 13-17, 2018 and continues to showcase quality film and television content by and about people of African descent. ABFF founder Jeff Friday, created the festival in 1997 as a means to channel diverse talent directly into H... (more...)
2018 Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival Announces Complete Lineup 2018 Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival Announces Complete Lineup
by TV News Desk - June 12, 2018

Celebrating its 36th Anniversary, Outfest - the Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization promoting equality by creating, sharing, and protecting LGBTQ stories on the screen - today announced the complete programming lineup for the 2018 Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival presented by HBO. The na... (more...)
HBO Documentary Films & IFP Announce IFP/HBO New True Stories Funding Initiative HBO Documentary Films & IFP Announce IFP/HBO New True Stories Funding Initiative
by TV News Desk - June 11, 2018

HBO and the Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) today announced the IFP/HBO New True Stories Funding Initiative, a new fund that will identify and nurture storytellers with fresh and compelling perspectives as they develop their work. The initiative seeks to support and foster relationships with new... (more...)
OWN's Queen Sugar Announces Remaining Directorial Line-Up in All Female Team Helming Season Three OWN's Queen Sugar Announces Remaining Directorial Line-Up in All Female Team Helming Season Three
by BWW News Desk - June 07, 2018

'Queen Sugar,' the critically acclaimed OWN drama series from Academy award-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay ('Wrinkle in Time,' '13th,' 'Selma'), executive producer Oprah Winfrey and Warner Horizon Scripted Television, announced today the remaining directors to complete the season three all-female ... (more...)
OWN's QUEEN SUGAR Announces Remaining All-Female Directorial Line-Up for Season 3 OWN's QUEEN SUGAR Announces Remaining All-Female Directorial Line-Up for Season 3
by TV News Desk - June 06, 2018

“Queen Sugar,” the critically acclaimed OWN drama series from Academy award-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay (“Wrinkle in Time,” “13th,” “Selma”), executive producer Oprah Winfrey and Warner Horizon Scripted Television, announced today the remaining directors to complete the season three all-female ... (more...)
Documentary Following Imagine Dragons Frontman Dan Reynolds on Quest for LGBTQ Acceptance in Mormon Community Documentary Following Imagine Dragons Frontman Dan Reynolds on Quest for LGBTQ Acceptance in Mormon Community
by BWW News Desk - June 05, 2018

Documentary Following Imagine Dragons Frontman Dan Reynolds on Quest for LGBTQ Acceptance in Mormon Community... (more...)