Northwest Arkansas-based Micheaux Award and Film Labs will team up with Arkansas Cinema Society to host public events and hands-on production training for creators of color in central Arkansas on September 15th and 17th.
Udaan (Soar) follows a Pakistani student who moves to a small town in Arkansas for college during the pandemic. The film will be screened at the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival.
Rap Squad is a documentary about Arkansas high school hip hop artists seeking healing for themselves and equity in their community through their art.
The Micheaux Award, offered from the Fayetteville Film Fest, will distribute up to $4,000 for Arkansas-based films.