A version of this article was previously published on Kate Ferguson’s blog There are some
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The series features 18 unsigned songwriters and producers who get randomly paired up and tasked with creating an original hip hop track from scratch in a quick ten hours.
Sounds easy, but it’s actually kind of shocking how many movies don’t meet these rather simple criteria.
We’ve got the biggest, the best…and some newer ones that still don’t charge any submission fees.
“The cool thing about a web series that nobody tells you is that it becomes an incubator. “
“…75% of the filmmakers hailing from South America, Africa, Europe, and Asia; 80% of the selections were written, directed and/or produced by a female.”
“Being aware of casual racism and understanding its effects on those it marginalizes is the first step to improving race relations.”
“In 2016 the number of female directors in the top 250 grossing films plummeted down to only 7 percent.”
“I don’t want to go back…I’m really relishing it. I feel more empowered.”