- April 25, 2021 - April 25, 2022
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
In a field dominated by white males, this panel shines a light on the personal experiences of four (4) prominent black women in the world of animation and their commitment to ensuring that the entertainment industry takes action to improve representation and visibility of women and minorities in the industry.
SONYA CAREY, Founder, The Animation Lounge
KIMBERLY WRIGHT, Film Producer, Sesame Workshop
PILAR NEWTON, President & CEO PilarToons
MELANIE GOOLSBY, Original Animation Indie Series, Netflix
TAYLOR K. SHAW, Founder & CEO BWA Studios