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It's Clip of the Week time, and we've got a video to share that's both fun to watch AND useful to all of you hardworking Community Producers out there. It's a catchy, great-looking, pro-grade promo video - an example of the kind of video that you could have made for you for FREE if you sign up for MNN's first-ever Promo Day!
Created by MNN's talented production team, this promo sample features vibrant colors, on-trend music and effective editing, all together creating a product that captures your attention - and holds it.
Sign up for Promo Day, which will be held at MNN's 59th Street studios on Friday, March 14 from 11 am to 8 pm, to have a 30-second promo video made just for your show! All you have to do is submit this form and...
A happy snowy Monday to all! It's time for the first Clip of the Week of Black History Month, and we'd like to turn your attention to "Dem Bahamians," a weekly show from the Bahamian American Cultural Society, a nonprofit that fosters Bahamian and Caribbean cultures in the U.S., provides educational resources and nurtures unity and support among people of all backgrounds.
For today's clip, we offer up a recent episode of "Dem Bahamians" called "The Case of the Central Park Five: Its Impact on New York's Criminal Justice." The video offers an important forum exploring the legal and social implications of the wrongful imprisonment of five young black and Hispanic men whose convictions were vacated only after they served full sentences in prison. The workshop was sponsored by New York State...
The Young Women of Color Health Advocacy Coalition is gearing up for its 5th Annual Power of My Parts - A Film Festival for Youth by Youth, to be held this coming April. The event recognizes National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day by showcasing youth-focused shorts by emerging filmmakers ages 24 and under.
If you have a narrative short film that's under 40 minutes and focuses on social issues, submit it by Friday, February 28. For more information, check out the open call for entries and the festival's entry form.