Black Girl Nerds BGN #88 | Queen Sugar, TIFF, and How To Tell You’re A Douchebag

September 12, 2016

Jamie Broadnax

Segment 1: Ava DuVernay is the executive producer and director of the new OWN series “Queen Sugar”. The show premiered last week with record breaking numbers for the network and Ava discusses why she chose women directors and how important it is to tell this story.

Hosted by: Caron

Segment 2: Toronto International Film Festival artistic director Cameron Bailey discusses his role in selecting films and gives insight as to what movies you should be checking out this year at TIFF.

Hosted by: Jacqueline and Lauren

Segment 3: Filmmaker Tahir Jetter’s film “How To Tell You’re A Douchebag” premiered at Sundance with rave reviews. He chats about this film set in the social media dating world.

Hosted by: Kay B

Music by: Sammus, Shubzilla and SkyBlew

Segment 1 and 2 edited by: MR Daniel
Segment 3 edited by: John Bauer