In the UK and the US the creative industry have been largely criticised about the lack of BAME talent on our screens. This became so much of a problem earlier this year, that it birthed the hashtag, #OscarsSoWhite on TwitterÂ and caused many famous actors such as Michael Moore, Will SmithÂ and Ava DuVernay to boycott the event. In this set of interviews, young people discuss their opinion on the matter, talking about the well known notion that Black actors always seem to die first in films and Asian actors are usually cast in a very stereotypical light. They also discuss the…View More
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MADE up for a community award & Blaise Singh nominated for NOT ONE but TWO National Diversity Awards!!!
Make A Difference Entertainment (MADE) and MADEâ€™s founder, Blaise Singh hasÂ been nominated for the UKâ€™s Largest Diversity Awards! The organisation itself Â has beenÂ nominated for the Community Organisation award and MADEâ€™s founder, Blaise Singh has beenÂ nominated for the Positive Role Model award and Entrepreneur of Excellence award at TheÂ 2016 National Diversity Awards. https://youtu.be/0MVg99N8O6I The ceremony celebrates some of the excellent and inspiring achievements of positive roleÂ models and community organisations from across the UK. The awards aim to recogniseÂ nominees in their respective fields of diversity including age, disability,gender, race, faith,Â religion and sexual orientation. Creative Skillset findings reveal that London is over…View More
Make A Difference Entertainment - a charitable film, TV and online production companyÂ based in West London has been awarded funding from the People's Heath Trust, Lloyds Bank and the School For Social Entrepreneurs to run a community cohesion project in Hayes, Hillingdon. Starting in October 2015 the project will run for two years where local residents will collaborate to make programmes for the MADE in HAYES online TV channel. MADE in HAYES runs sessions every Saturday at the Townfield Community Centre, Townfield Square, Hayes, UB3 2EL from 10am â€“ 6pm. After leading video production workshops Make A Difference Entertainment (MADE)…View More
madeTV wants to collaborate with performers and creatives to produce innovative and engaging content that unites the diverse communities of London. Register your interest here: http://eepurl.com/bCWYlL **made is a non-profit/voluntary organisation that supports under-represented talent to realise their potential.View More