Firelight is Hiring!

Firelight Media was founded by the winner of the 2016 Lifetime Emmy Award in News and Documentary, Stanley Nelson, along with Marcia Smith. Firelight is best known for producing high-quality…

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Firelight Media was founded by the winner of the 2016 Lifetime Emmy Award in News and Documentary, Stanley Nelson, along with Marcia Smith. Firelight is best known for producing high-quality…

STANLEY NELSON TO RECEIVE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AT THE 37TH ANNUAL NEWS & DOCUMENTARY EMMY® AWARDS

We are so excited to announce that our very own Stanley Nelson is the Lifetime Achievement honoree for the 2016 News & Documentary Emmy Award. Since 1989, Stanley has chronicled the African American experience in…

We Need Your Input

Dear Firelighters – This year we celebrate 15 years of telling underrepresented stories, supporting diverse filmmakers and attracting diverse audiences. We couldn’t have reached this anniversary without your support and we…

#BlackPanthersPBS engages over 1 million in one night!

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Firelight Media Announces 2015 Next Step Media Fund Grantees

FIRELIGHT MEDIA ANNOUNCES 2015 NEXT STEP MEDIA FUND GRANTEES With support from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Firelight provides funding to eight Firelight Producers’ Lab Participants Today,…