Michael A. Pinckney
WRITER x DIRECTOR x PRODUCER x MIXED MEDIA PAINTER
Michael has written and directed a feature film, television pilots and a variety of digital series. His feature film debut “You’re Nobody Til Somebody Kills You”, about a serial killer killing rappers was distributed by Lionsgate. He’s directed a variety of digital series from “Sole Kings” for BRIC TV, “Black Actress” for Issa Rae Productions in addition to Producing the award-winning digital series “For Colored Boys - Redemption” starring Tim Reid. Michael also Co-Produced BET’s Docu-Series “From The Bottom Up”. Michael wrote and directed "The Trade" the Award-Winning film about sex trafficking with is now on Amazon Prime and Directed the Award Winning film “God Bless You”, which was gotten over 1 Million views on Youtube. He recently produced and directed a new TV series pilot for “Blue Flame”, a series about an all-female undercover police unit. Michael got my start as an assistant director on films such as “Inside Man” and “Precious” as well as TV shows like “Broad City” and “Law & Order CI” before transitioning to writing, directing and producing.
"Blessed be the Lord my strength, which teacheth my hands to war and my fingers to fight" - Psalms 144
Kara has produced a variety of short films, a spec commercial, promotional videos and two feature films including "Life's Passing Me By," which won several festival awards, and produced and directed a short film, "Heads or Tails," which aired in TV markets across the country. She also managed the production for “Producing Juliet,” an award-winning web series. Kara, an active member of New York Women in Film & Television, was a Volunteer and Advisor to the ActNow Foundation, and was the Arts and Culture Editor, and Acting Editor-in-Chief during a transitional period, for BlackandBrownNews.com (BBN), an award-winning news and information service.
Terrell "Mocca" King
BRAND x MARKETING x PUBLIC RELATIONS MANAGER
Currently living between New York and Atlanta, Mocca runs her own full service Public Relations Boutique, Mocca Brand Media (MBM). Mocca Brand Media, a Full Service Public Relations Boutique well-known for its mastery of unconventional promotional techniques, events and jumpstarting media & social awareness of your brand. She conceives, develops and implements unconventional strategies aimed at organizing various public relations campaigns, product/brand placement, appearances, and fostering the marketing and media outreach tactics necessary to elevate the brands reach, image and awareness.