Tilane jones

TILANE
JONES

Director, speaker
Google 1: Disrupting the Status Quo: Reshaping the Film Ecosystem

TILANE JONES  (Selma) the executive director of ARRAY, an independent film distribution collaborative, that aims at disrupting the current model to change the ecosystem of the film industry and dedicated to amplifying the voices of women filmmakers and filmmakers of color around the globe. Jones will discuss how ARRAY is creating avenues for the distribution of films and what wider distribution of their stories means for reshaping societal narratives of race and gender.  ARRAY has distributed thirteen feature films since 2011 including Ava DuVernay’s award winning Middle of Nowhere, Andrew Dosunmu’s Restless City, Storm Saulter’s Better Mus’ Come, Neil Drummings’ Big Words, and Haile Gerima’s Ashes and Embers.

Jones is also Manager of Production for Forward Movement.  Her film credits include: Ava DuVernay’s Middle of Nowhere, This is the Life, I Will Follow, 828 Project, Selma, and the Netflix documentary The 13th. Her television credits include: BET’s Black Girls Rock, My Mic Sounds Nice, along with John Legend Interludes LiveEssence Music Festival 2010, and ESPN Films’ Venus Vs.

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TILANE will be Attending Festival 2017!
Google 1: Disrupting the Status Quo: Reshaping the Film Ecosystem
Saturday March 04th @ 11:00am MDC Live Arts Lab, Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Building 1
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Saturday March 04th @ MDC Live Arts Lab, Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Building 1