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HASHTAG REVOLUTION is a 5 part series examining black culture and history through the evolution of the hashtags #blackgirlmagic #blacktravel #melanin #carefreeblackboy and #sayhername.
Episode 1// Black Girl Magic: Since childhood, Shawanna’s mission has been to empower and inspire black women and girls through the preservation of positive images. A leading voice for #BlackGirlMagic on Instagram, her page @BeBeautifulLA, receives attention from over 125k followers ranging from celebrities to parents and young black girls.
Creator/Producer: Bethany Mollenkof
Cinematographer/Editor: Sophia Nahli Allison