BronzeLens’ ‘Sunday Brunch with the Brothers’ salutes men in film and television, including Keith David, E. Roger Mitchell, Lamman Rucker, Timon Kyle Durrett and Omar Dorsey
Event to feature actors from ‘Queen Sugar,’ ‘Greenleaf,’ and ‘The Quad,’ moderated by Lamman Rucker
Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, at the Westin Peachtree Plaza
BronzeLens Film Festival will host Sunday Brunch with the Brothers, a celebration of men of color in film and television. Legendary stage and screen actors Keith David (“Greenleaf”) and E. Roger Mitchell (“The Quad”) will engage in insightful and revealing conversation during Sunday Brunch with the Brothers. They will be joined by (“Queen Sugar”) actors Timon Kyle Durrett and Omar Dorsey. Actor Lamman Rucker (“Greenleaf”) will moderate the event, as the panelists share important, inspirational lessons from their career journeys.
When: Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, at 10:30 a.m.
Where: Westin Peachtree Plaza 210 Peachtree St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30303
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About the BronzeLens Film Festival
Over the course of eight days (August 20-27, 2017), film lovers, actors, and filmmakers will gather to share a creative platform of education, entertainment, empowerment related to film, television, and the production of both.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has approved BronzeLens as a qualifying festival for the Short Film Awards category. The short film that receives the BronzeLens Best Short Award may now be eligible to enter the Academy’s Short Subject competition for the concurrent season. BronzeLens Film Festival of Atlanta, Georgia, is a non-profit organization, founded in 2009, that is dedicated to bringing national and worldwide attention to Atlanta as a center for film and film production for people of color. Its mission is two-fold: to promote Atlanta as the new film mecca for people of color; and to showcase films and provide networking opportunities that will develop the next generation of filmmakers.
2017 BronzeLens Sponsors
Global entertainment and news company, Turner is the Premier Sponsor of the 2017 BronzeLens Film Festival. Additional sponsors include AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) and Black Leadership AIDS Crisis Coalition (BLACC), Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau, Atlanta Mayor’s Office of Film & Entertainment, BET Networks, Delta Air Lines, DeKalb Film, Music and Digital Entertainment Commission, Georgia-Pacific. Partial funding is provided by the City Atlanta Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs and Fulton County Arts and Culture.