Category Archives: film making

Check out how this sister (Lupita Nyongo) is showing the world that black is still Beautiful. This video might make you cry. APDTA

Lupita Nyongo with Oprah is showing the world that black is beautiful, again APDTA

The Kenyan Actress and Film Director Lupita Nyongo is showing the world that black is beautiful, again. Her powerful performance in Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave brought her the 2014 Critics Choice Awards against some heavy competition. The last couple of years has been a small shift in Hollywood with new Black Directors, Filmmakers, Producers, and […]

Virtue Magazine interview with Nation19 / APDTA

Nation19 / APDTA CEO Queen Muhammad Ali

Reprinted from Virtue Magazine winter 2014   “Keep family first and have fun at what you are doing. Never let money be your only motivation and you will be successful.” –Queen Muhammad Ali Virtue- What is Nation 19? Can you please give us a little background information on yourself and your company? Queen- Nation19 is […]

Behind the scenes “Happy” APDTA

Go behind the scenes of Pharrell Williams’ HAPPY video shoot to see how the world’s first 24 hour music video was created. From the Despicable Me 2 soundtrack. Check out to watch the full 24 hour version. Directed by We Are From L.A. Purchase the song here: Performed by Pharrell Williams Written and Produced by Pharrell […]