CBC Orders Miniseries “Studio Black!” From Director Alumnus Cory Bowles

By Cory Angeletti-Szasz ● December 17, 2014 17:30

CBC has ordered a four-part mini-series, Studio Black!, based on stories of Nova Scotia’s black communities by historian and folklorist Arthur Fauset, directed by three Nova Scotian directors; CFC alumnus Cory Bowles, with Juanita Peters and Jarrett Shaw. Terry Greenlaw and Bill MacGillivray will produce the series.

The miniseries is from Lunenberg-based Picture Plant and will air on the CBC in 2015. It is being shot at the CBC production complex in Halifax. Studio Black! has also received support from Film and Creative Industries Nova Scotia, the Canada Media Fund and Nova Scotia and federal tax credits.

Read the Playback article here.

Cory Angeletti-Szasz

Manager, Communications (Mat Leave)