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(posted 12/13/17)

 

 


A Mile of Mississippi Celebration

To coincide with the opening of the Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum and as a way to celebrate the state's bicentennial, Team JXN, the Greater Jackson Arts Council, and other organizations and businesses will partner together for the "Mississippi Mile" on Saturday, Dec. 9.

(*source: Jackson Free Press)

 

 

[LISTEN] Cornbread Cosa Nostra -w/Travis Mills, Director of Blood Country

This month the Gulf Coast Stream Podcast featured filmmaker Travis Mills, Director of Blood Country and Cornbread Cosa Nostra.

(*source: Gulf Coast Stream Podcast)

 

 

[CONGRATULATIONS] Vicksburg filmmaker Charles Burnett received an Honorary Award from the Academy's Board of Governors on November 11, 2017.

 

Watch as filmmaker, Ava Duvernay honors Charles Burnett through recounts of how his work has inspired her and many others. http://bit.ly/2ibugI6Plus, Katie Calhoun, Jackson native and producer recieved a special shout out from Special Oscar recipient, Alejandro González Iñárritu for her passion and work on "Carne Y Arena". http://bit.ly/2AF0ySF
Congratulations to all 2017 Governor Award recipients!
 

 

 



MISSISSIPPI FILM OFFICE
Woolfolk State Office Building
501 North West Street, 5th Floor
Jackson, MS 39201
P.O. Box 849
Jackson, MS 39205
T: 601-359-3297
F: 601-359-5048
Nina Parikh
nparikh@mississippi.org
Betty Black
bblack@mississippi.org
Bill Webb (Gulf Coast Office)
bwebb@mississippi.org