Reelblack/Syncopation is a full-service film and video production company dedicated to creating and promoting “good movies ’bout Black Folks.”

Based in Philadelphia, it was founded in 1999 by award-winning filmmaker Michael Dennis (a.k.a. Mike D.), a graduate of both NYU Film School and The American Film Institute in Los Angeles.

In addition to writing, producing and directing. Mike curates and co-hosts (with Monica Peters) a monthly screening series at International House called REELBLACK PRESENTS, which promotes “discoveries and rediscoveries in African-American film.”  SOUL FOOD CINEMA is a more intimate event tat takes place at the Point of Destination Cafe; FIRST WEEKEND FIELD TRIPS are designed to show finacial support to targeted films.

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