Film Life, Inc., producers of The American Black Film Festival, has announced that author Frans Johansson and film director, Gina Prince-Bythewood have been added to the 2014 Plunge Conference Lineup. The conference, taking place in Miami Beach from November 6th- 8th.
The Plunge Culture & Creativity Conference is a multicultural networking event showcasing extraordinary people credited with groundbreaking work in the arts, entertainment and sports, lifestyle, media and technology.
Johansson, author of The Medici Effect, will participate in Plunge Talks on Friday, November 7, along with green living expert and author Danny Seo and the Black Enterprise Innovation Slam Competition, on Friday, November 7. Then on Saturday, November 8, film director, Bythewood, will screen her new film, Beyond the Lights, this year’s Plunge Premiere, followed by a Q&A with conference attendees.
PlungeCon is also looking for applicants, and you don’t need a finished product to participate; only an idea. The deadline for Innovation Slam applicants is October 6, 2014. You can sign up here to be a part of the Innovation Slam.