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Sunday, August 9 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Master Cypher : LGBTQ+, The Culture & Film

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A no-holds barred conversation on the politics of being LGBTQ+ in film and in the culture of hip-hop. It is an exchange of knowledge, ideas, and resources amongst leading voices within the LGBTQ+ community and the audience. Guests: Oscar winner Bruce Cohen, Sir Shefik, Peppermint and more.

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Executive Producer/Host, "Shefik presents Invocation"
   Shefik is an accomplished industry insider, who has appeared on MTV, SiriusXM, PBS, network television, and in print media, as well as internationally on TRT World (Turkish Radio and Television Corporation, based in Istanbul, Turkey). He has held senior-level positions at many... Read More →

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Bruce Cohen

Bruce Cohen is an Academy Award®-winning producer of film, television, theater, and live events. He won an Academy Award® for Best Picture in 2000, alongside producing partner Dan Jinks, for Sam Mendes’ American Beauty, which took home a total of five awards at the ceremony. He... Read More →
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Christopher Donaldson

Producer/ VP of Content
Christopher Donaldson is an Emmy-nominated producer and media executive who oversees acquisition and distribution strategies as VP of Content at Here Media. Prior to his current role, he worked for the Sundance Film Institute and The Television Academy. Christopher is passionate about... Read More →
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Kareem Ferguson

Kareem Ferguson is a Belizean born, South Central L.A. living artist, who wrote, directed, produced and acted in the multi-award winning short film 'GAY BABY' which played 19 Film Festivals and won 'Best LGBT Comedy Short' and 'Best Original Short Screen Play as well as multiple audience... Read More →
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Peppermint….Everyone’s Favorite FlavorFor over 10 years Peppermint has dominatedNew York Audiences with her high-energy performance and engaging personality.Peppermint has Performed all over the world and collected many honors.From her comedic Microphone skills to her live singing... Read More →

Sunday August 9, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
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