Talamieka Brice of Brice Media has won a prestigious Award of Recognition from The Accolade Global Film Competition. The award was given for Brice’s exciting documentary, 5, A Mother’s Journey, which details her fears of her son growing into a man. 5, A Mother’s Journey features exceptional videography by renowned director Michael Williams and acclaimed photographer Rory Doyle.
“It is an amazing honor to be recognized in such a diverse field of professionals from all over the world, ” said director Talamieka Brice.
The Accolade recognizes film, television, videography, and new media professionals who demonstrate exceptional achievement in craft and creativity, and those who produce standout entertainment or contribute to profound social change. Entries are judged by highly-qualified professionals in the film and television industry. Information about the Accolade and a list of recent winners can be found at www.accoladecompetition.org.
In winning an Accolade, Brice Media joins the ranks of other high-profile winners of this internationally respected award including the Oscar winning production of The Lady in Number Six by Malcolm Clarke; the very talented Dave Bossert of Disney for his short documentary, The Tunes Behind The Toons; Hollywood industry veteran Ron Howard for When You Find Me; and Highwire Films Australia for their popular ABC TV series twentysomething.
Rick Prickett, who chairs The Accolade Global Film Competition, had this to say about the latest winners. “The Accolade is not an easy award to win. Entries are received from around the world from powerhouse companies to remarkable new talent. The Accolade helps set the standard for craft and creativity. The judges were pleased with the exceptional high quality of entries. The goal of The Accolade is to help winners achieve the recognition they deserve.”
The premiere of 5 will be held locally October 2, from 7-10 pm at the legendary Alamo Theatre. The event will be hosted by comedienne Rita Brent and followed with a panel including executive producer and New York Times best-selling author Kiese Laymon and director Talamieka Brice. The event will be held both virtually and in person. The event is free and open to the public. Registered required, strict COVID protocols followed.
For more information, call Brice Media at 601-790-0259 or visit 5documentary.com.