June 14, 2024 10:48 pm

Jessie Maple, Pathbreaking Filmmaker, Is Dead at 86
Jessie Maple, Pathbreaking Filmmaker, Is Dead at 86

Jessie Maple, Pathbreaking Filmmaker, Is Dead at 86

She was believed to be the first Black woman to produce, write and direct an independent feature film. She also broke ground as a union cinematographer.

Read More She was believed to be the first Black woman to produce, write and direct an independent feature film. She also broke ground as a union cinematographer.