“Color of Modification thinks in the power of images and supports those working to alter the rules in Hollywood so that inclusive, empathetic and human representations of Black individuals and individuals of color are prominent on the screen. From Selma to now A Wrinkle In Time, Ava DuVernay has actually set out to change the guidelines in Hollywood for individuals of color and ladies. By casting a black teenage starlet Storm Reid as the heroine at the center of this story, the filmmakers and the studio send a powerful message to millions of youths who will see somebody like them accepting their uniqueness and strength to save the world. We are delighted to partner with AMC to guarantee that as many youths as possible, regardless of economic and financial challenges, can see this innovative movie.”
In a time when it appears that more bad things happen than great, it’s great to see communities collaborate to take care of their own. Everyone should have to have Oprah prompt them to be a warrior. You can contribute or discover more about the initiative at GiveAChildTheUniverse.com.