Brueggergosman stars in Brown Girl prequel

Brueggergosman stars in Brown Girl prequel THE CHRONICLE HERALD Published November 18, 2015 – 6:36pm Measha Brueggergosman, shown in March 2013, will star in a film co-produced by Floyd Kane. Singer Measha Brueggergosman stars in writer-director Sharon Lewis’s debut feature film, Brown Girl in the Ring: The Prequel, inspired by the novel by Nalo Hopkinson. […]

Production wraps on Brown Girl in the Ring

Read the original article here The debut feature from writer/director Sharon Lewis was shot in Toronto. By Jordan Pinto November 16, 2015 Production has wrapped in Toronto on writer/director Sharon Lewis’ feature film debut Brown Girl in the Ring: The Prequel. The feature, based on a Nalo Hopkinson’s novel Brown Girl in the Ring, is produced through […]

TIFF Pitch This!

Brown Girl Begins wins Honorable Mention at Telefilm Canada PITCH THIS! Presented by TIFF Industry, Telefilm Canada PITCH THIS! returns for its 16th year and takes place during the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival.  Six teams had six minutes to pitch their feature film idea to a live audience of industry delegates and a jury of […]

SHARON LEWIS + BROWN GIRL IN THE RING, THE PREQUEL

Read the original article and listen to the podcast here SHARON LEWIS + BROWN GIRL IN THE RING, THE PREQUEL (MF GALAXY 035) Maverick writer-director making indie film predecessor to Nalo Hopkinson’s groundbreaking Africentric SFF novel Brown Girl in the Ring is Nalo Hopkinson’s 1998 breakthrough novel that revitalised Africentric science fiction and fantasy. It’s […]

Vote for Project of the Week: Will It Be ‘Devil’s Horse, ‘Thorn,’ ‘Brown Girl in the Ring: The Prequel’ or ‘On the Back of a Tiger’?

Read the original article here Indiewire Aug 7, 2015 9:00 am The winning filmmaker will become a candidate for August Project of the Month. That winner will be in the running for Project of the Year. The four projects up for this week’s Project of the Week are listed below (with descriptions courtesy of the […]

Filmmaker seeks to create first Caribbean-Canadian sci-fi movie

Read the original article here By Admin Wednesday July 01 2015 in News With crowdfunding standard for independent film projects, filmmaker Sharon Lewis has turned to Indiegogo to raise financial resources to create the first Caribbean-Canadian sci-fi feature film. The federal, provincial and municipal arts councils have committed $105,000 to the project with the understanding […]

Award-winning Writer And Director, Sharon Lewis, Launches Funding Campaign For “Brown Girl In The Ring: The Prequel”

Read the original article here Award-winning Writer And Director, Sharon Lewis, Launches Funding Campaign For “Brown Girl In The Ring: The Prequel” in Arts & Entertainment June 25, 2015 0 1582 Views FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInPinterestEmailShare240 TORONTO, Ontario — Director Sharon Lewis has launched a crowd-funding campaign to create the first Caribbean-Canadian sci-fi feature film, Brown Girl in […]

The First Caribbean-Canadian Sci-Fi Feature Film inspired by Nalo Hopkinson’s Brown Girl in the Ring

Read the original article here  BY SUPERSELECTED · AFROFUTURISM, FILM, FILM-NEWS, NALO HOPKINSON, SHARON LEWIS · 18 JUN 2015 Created by filmmaker Sharon Lewis, Brown Girl in the Ring – The Prequel is inspired by Jamaican science fiction and fantasy writer Nalo Hopkinson’s novel Brown Girl in the Ring. The book and the upcoming film […]