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Tressie Magazine

Archived Materials for IBWFF

2001/2 Archived website for the 2002 International Black Women’s Film Festival 2004 Archived website for the 2004 International Black Women’s Film Festival 2009 IBWFF2009 Souvenir Program 2009 Press Release Opennig 2010 2010 Souvenir Program IBWFF 2010 Press Release 2010 International Black Women’s Film Festival brochure International Black Women’s Film Festival Media Kit 2010 Opening Night...Read More

Tressie Magazine is Launched!

Tressie Magazine Issue 1: Vol 1, No 1 By Tressie Magazine in Entertainment – Natural Sisters Who Took the World by Surprise- Afro-Surrealism and the Work of Shy Hamilton- Nollywood Nightmare         Yes, it’s been a harrowing but rewarding ride! First, the old Vivid.ID Magazine was re-launched as Tressie Magazine –named after...Read More

Introducing Tressie Magazine

Tressie Magazine Issue 1: Vol 1, No 1 By Tressie Magazine in Entertainment – Natural Sisters Who Took the World by Surprise- Afro-Surrealism and the Work of Shy Hamilton- Nollywood Nightmare Introducing Tressie Magazine! The International Black Women’s Film Festival is re-introducing a revamped and reworked version of its original magazine called Vivid.Id. Vivid.Id is...Read More

Did Conde Nast Reject VOGUE – Africa?

Fashion photographer (and Cameroonian Parisian) Mario Epanya had a wonderful idea: VOGUE Africa. There was already a VOGUE India, Teen VOGUE and VOGUE China, why not a VOGUE Africa –it’s only the largest continent in the world? He started a campaign for such a magazine and pitched the idea to a friend who had a...Read More

The 10 Best Horror Movies Starring a Black Actress

When the economy is down in movie-land, movie makers turn to horror. Horror films are America’s obsession with the great unknowns that can hurt you. So it’s no wonder that horror films gain ground during difficult economic times. (Granted, who wants to be scared of the great unknown, and then drive home in a Hummer....Read More