From Kiara C. Jones, Producer of Black Girl in Paris:
Congratulations to Director Kiandra Parks and the wonderfully talented Cast and Crew of her thesis film Black Girl in Paris!
Cultivated Films and Black Girl Productions are proud to announce that our film has been selected as a finalist in the 17th Annual American Black Film Festival.
Black Girl in Paris will have its World Premiere in Miami, Florida in the HBO Short Film Competition. http://www.abff.com/festival/
Black Girl in Paris was filmed on location in Paris, France with a dedicated Parisian Cast and Crew. The film stars the extraordinarily talented, Tracey Heggins (Medicine for Melancholy, Twilight) and the amazing British Television starlett, Zaraah Abrahams and was visualized by award winning Director of Photography, Shlomo Godder. Black Girl in Paris was shot on Panavision Alga’s Platinum, 35mm camera on beautiful Kodak film with processing at Eclair and telecine at Technicolor Paris. Black Girl in Paris is a film by Director Kiandra Parks, Produced by Kiara C Jones. The short is based on a novel by the same name, by author Shay Youngblood for which we are are developing the feature length version of the film.
HBO Short Film Competition
Thursday, June 20
8:30 pm-10:30 pm
1040 Lincoln Rd Miami Beach, FL 33139
Five talented filmmakers compete for the prestigious 17th annual HBO Short Film Award.
Admission: Passholders Only