New York, NY, April 21, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Indigo Tongues is an exciting new interview series featuring trailblazers from Africa and the diaspora. The debut interview from the "Women in Media" series featured the award winning Nigerian TV hostess Funmi Iyanda, followed by Kenyan Filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu, Jamaica’s Leonie Forbes, Guadeloupe’s Marriette Monpierre and Nigerian-American Actress Adepero Oduye. Indigo Tongues will bring the inspiring voices of dynamic people from Africa and the diaspora onto one global platform online and on prospective media networks. The videos are available on the website.
These trailblazers have been recognized in their respective countries for contributing significantly in the development of their area of expertise. Indigo Tongues aims to put a face to these voices, explore their countries with them and get a peek into what it takes to make it happen being from the “developing world.” Soundtracks used will be from the personality's country, thereby showcasing a cultural expression of music and the arts from their roots.
About Iyalode Productions
Iyàlódè (e-yah-low-day) Productions is a Media Arts Company that is committed to developing, promoting, exhibiting, producing and distributing Films and Art by and about minority and under-represented groups. Iyalode Productions strives to:
· Promote positive empowering images of minorities in the media.
· Liaise with media makers globally on film projects
· Expand dialogue on social and women’s issues.
· Create links with local, national, and international artistic communities.
· Create exceptional, pioneering cultural events
· Align itself with emerging and established industries.
· Provide useful links and resources.
Iyàlódè Productions key projects include:
WOCAF © -Women of Color Arts and Film Festival, Atlanta, GA, USA - the only one of its kind in the southeast of the United States to exclusively present, promote and celebrate the artistic talents of women of color filmmakers and artists and currently, Indigo Tongues: an exciting new interview series with trailblazers from Africa and the diaspora.
Producer: Mojisola Sonoiki can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Website – www.iyalodeproductions.com