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L.E.A.D. and The Los Angeles Film School present
A Conversation with Barrier Breakers:
Featuring Writer, Director, Producer, Dr. Troy Byer and Director, Actress, Natalie Dessalle Reid
The Los Angeles Film School
6363 Sunset Blvd. Hollywood CA, 90028
Thursday, March 5, 2020
DOORS OPEN | 6:30PM
SCREENING | 7:00PM
About the event:
In honor of Women’s History Month, join us as we screen the cult classic B.A.P.S., followed by a Q&A with the writer, Troy Byer and actress Natalie Desselle Reid! Moderated by Tensie Taylor, this evening will be filled with an empowering conversation on the importance of representation and inclusion in film.
About the movie:
Nisi and Mickey are best friends who work as waitresses. To get the necessary money for opening their dream restaurant, they fly to California to audition for a music video. There Nisi is asked by the nephew of Mr. Blakemore’s (who is video director) to act for a week as granddaughter of Lily, Mr. Blakemores one true love, whom he lost long ago and couldn’t pursue because she was his family’s housekeeper. Hilarity ensues, they revive Mr. Blakemore’s interest for life, and he inspires them emerge as “Black American Princesses”.
****This ticket does not guarantee a seat ****
We take a larger number of RSVPs than seats available to compensate for the no-show percentage so all seating is first come first serve. If tickets are sold out you are welcome to show up and you will be seated if room becomes available. LA Film School students / staff / faculty / alumni, please line up inside the theatre lobby. Use of cell phones or computers during the screening is strictly prohibited and you will be asked to leave.
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