After being nominated for a Northwest Regional Emmy Award in the Historical / Cultural – Short Film category for “The Untold Stories of Black Women in the Women’s Suffrage Movement”, KD Hall Communications celebrates with a virtual Emmy Awards gala co-hosted by the Washington State Women’s Commission on Saturday. June 5 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The film
The film, commissioned by the Washington State Women’s Commission to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote, features Seattle Urban League CEO Michelle Merriweather and the Honorable Justice Anita Crawford Willis, and KD Hall Foundation 2019 College Ambassador. Cohort.
“The Washington State Women’s Commission is proud to have partnered with the very talented KD Hall in the production of ‘Untold Stories of Black Women in the Suffrage Movement’ as part of our centennial celebration of the adoption of the 19th amendment giving women the right to vote. We are delighted that this important film has been nominated for a Northwest Regional Emmy Award. We look forward to more opportunities to support women-owned businesses like KD in the future. said Regina Malveaux, director of the governor’s office of the Washington Women’s Commission.
“I am eternally grateful to the Washington State Commission for Women and their decision to entrust me with the creation of this film,” said KD Hall, owner and senior consultant at KD Hall Communications. “Being able to honor the untold stories of black women during the women’s suffrage movement is an opportunity of a lifetime, and I’m truly grateful that I was able to produce it with my team.”
“Creating a film that resulted in a Northwest Regional Emmy Award nomination is truly a dream come true,” Hall added.
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The virtual Emmy Awards gala will be hosted on the KD Hall Communications Facebook page on June 5, 2021 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
A full list of nominees for this year’s Northwest Regional Emmy Awards is listed here: Connect.