The 5th Annual Micheaux Film Festival captivated audiences this July at the renowned Regal Cinemas LA Live. We were so honored to participate as an Official Selection, among more than 100 esteemed films from around the world.
The Micheaux Film Festival has become a vibrant tapestry of cultural expression, welcoming filmmakers from every background while showcasing a kaleidoscope of narratives that reflect the rich tapestry of human experiences. From thought-provoking dramas to captivating documentaries and gripping comedies, the festival serves as a platform for underrepresented voices to shine.
From thought-provoking dramas to captivating documentaries and gripping comedies, the festival serves as a platform for underrepresented voices to shine.
The six-day festival featured international projects, documentaries, feature films, and short films from various genres, including drama, comedy, sci-fi, animation, and horror, with sponsors including Panavision, Roku, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Final Draft.
Daylight screened to a packed crowd Wednesday, July 12 at Regal LA Live. We were overwhelmed by our community of friends, colleagues, crew members and peers who came to celebrate the Los Angeles premier of Daylight.
The Daylight screening culminated with a panel interview, featuring Writer, Director, Producer, Yaa Asantewaa Faraji, where she discussed the filmmaking process, the tenacity of creativity, and the courage to solve filmmaking's toughest challenges.
The Micheaux Film Festival included a robust program with panel discussions from Macro's Stacey Walker King, members of the WGA, and a special advanced screening of Sony's Gran Turismo.
If you missed Daylight at the Micheaux Film Festival, be sure to secure your tickets for the next showing:
4:15 pm Friday, September 1 at Laemmle NoHo 7 Theaters, Studio City Film Festival, Official Selection
8:30 pm Friday, September 22 at AMC Burbank 16, Burbank International Film Festival, Official Selection
See Daylight this fall at a Los Angeles theater near you.