MPAC will present its’ Mini Film Fest featuring guest celebrity Actor/Producer/Director “Kim Fields”. This mini film fest will feature film screenings and frank panel sessions on the fundamental aspects of Filmmaking.

Confirmed speakers include Atlanta-based Casting Director Alpha Tyler, Entertainment Attorney Ricky Anderson, Houston Film Commission Deputy Director Alfred Cervantes, Writer/Producer/Director Greg Carter, Writer/Filmmaker/Professor Ya’Ke Smith, Film Producer Jerri Moore, Filmmaker/Professor Tyrone Dixon, and SAG-AFTRA Texas Executive Director Trish Avery to date. The films being screened are the works of filmmakers Greg Carter, Ya’Ke Smith, and Billy D. Washington.

Mack Performing Arts Collective (MPAC) welcomes aspiring media leaders, including local high school students and teachers,  The scheduled events, which is free for high schoolers, is part of the organization’s “It’s a Wrap” education program, and are held at the University of Houston.

It is designed to empower individuals who aspire to work in the television industry, giving them access to knowledge, skills, invaluable contacts and greater confidence.

For more information on MPAC program and upcoming events, go to their website at MPAC-ARTS.ORG