Riz Ahmed, Left Handed Films, And Pillars Fund Open Fellowship For Emerging Muslim Filmmakers And Screenwriters

Riz Ahmed, Left Handed Films, and the Pillars Fund are partnering to officially launch the Pillars Artist Fellowship on July 29. Applications will be accepted for the new fellowship to emerging Muslim directors and screenwriters. Applications will be accepted to...

ARRAY Launches Inaugural Masterclass With Ethiopian Filmmaker Haile Gerima

Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY has announced their inaugural masterclass with celebrated Ethiopian filmmaker Haile Gerima. Applications are now being accepted until August 9 for the Los Angeles-based intensive workshop, being led by the legendary figure of the L.A. Rebellion...

GLAAD’s Annual Studio Responsibility Index Finds Growth In Racial Diversity For LGBTQ Characters In Films, Zero Trans Representation

GLAAD released its ninth annual Studio Responsibility Index (SRI), a study that maps the quantity, quality, and diversity of LGBTQ characters in films released by the eight major film studios. Due to the unique disruption to theatrical releases in the U.S. in 2020...