- April 21, 2021
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
A conversation around the 7-minute Oscar-winning animated short film and the global waves it created around the message of diversity. The story, which centers around the relationship between an African-American father, his daughter and her hair, has received more than 20 million views on YouTube and has an accompanying picture book that became a New York Times bestseller.
CARL REED, President, CEO & Co-Founder of Lion Forge Animation
EVERETT DOWNING, Director and Executive Producer Netflix Animation
DAVID STEWARD II, CEO of Lion Forge Animation
PEARL LOW, Story Artist, Comics Artist and Illustrator
KENIA MATTIS, Co-Founder & CEO ListenMi Caribbean