Our Stories Matter – More Than Ever

As the reality of the presidential election sinks in, we at Firelight have begun to think about the role of documentary filmmakers in our society today. Over the last year…

Black Lives (and Stories) Matter: Part II

This is the second in a series of blog posts about Black Lives Matter. Post I Today’s almost daily video of a fatal shooting at the hands of police prompts…

Stanley’s Corner

“One of the things that the Panthers did was they changed so much about the way black people see themselves – the way we look, the way we act. Hip…