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Harrison Watson Participates in Planet Forward’s Expedition to the Amazon

NMHS Unlimited Film Productions Helps Prepare Mississippi Student for Professional Success in Global Environmental Sciences Planet Forward, a powerful educational program of George Washington University, is made up of diverse college students from across the United States. It teaches, celebrates, and rewards environmental research and the storytelling component of sharing related successes. The organization, founded…

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Celebrating a Civil Rights Achievement 70 Years in the Making: The Elport Chess JATRAN Facility Naming

September Marks Two Significant Milestones September 2017 marks two important and connected anniversaries in Mississippi’s Civil Rights history. First, 70 years ago in Jackson, the Lanier Bus Boycott of 1947 took place and was led by Mr. Elport Chess. Then one year ago, in 2016, the JATRAN public bus transit system building located on Highway…

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Master of Ceremonies Galean Stewart-James Returns to the Bash

NMHS Unlimited Film Productions is honored to welcome back Galean Stewart-James as the Master of Ceremonies for the 2018 Filmmaker’s “Mardi Gras” Bash. She is a native of Jackson, Mississippi, and a graduate of Belhaven University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications and a Master of Public Administration degree. Her education…

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Pocket Set to Perform at the 2018 Filmmaker’s Mardi Gras Bash

Annual favorite Melvin “HouseCat” Hendrex returns to the Bash, but this time, he goes zydeco as musical director for the band Pocket. Other band members include: • Timothy Allen, guitar • Ben Sterling, bass • Adib Sabir (Paul Owens), vocals and percussions Looking forward to this musical treat! Don’t miss this performance at the Filmmaker’s “Mardi…

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2018 Filmmaker’s Bash Highlight: Sous Chef Malcolm Evans

Welcome Sous Chef Malcolm Evans, sous chef at the King Edward Grille in Jackson. We cannot wait to see what he cooks up at the 2018 Bash. Try Sous Chef Malcolm’s delicious dish during the Top Sous Chef Competition at the Filmmaker’s “Mardi Gras” Bash on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at the Mississippi Museum of…

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2018 Filmmaker’s Bash Highlight: Sous Chef Phillip Brown

Welcome Sous Chef Phillip Brown, sous chef at Sodexo/Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company in Jackson. We cannot wait to see what he cooks up at the 2018 Bash. Sous Chef Phillip Brown discovered a love for food at an early age, which was inspired by his father who was well known for his cooking.…

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Rhonda Richmond Returns to the Bash

We’re looking forward to Rhonda Richmond’s performance again at the VIP reception for the 2018 Filmmaker’s “Mardi Gras” Bash! Here’s footage from last year’s reception.

2018 Filmmaker’s Bash Highlight: Chef Marilyn Shelby Kithuka

Welcome Chef Marilyn Shelby Kithuka, chef and owner of Gumbo Girl at 5681 Highway 18 in Jackson. We cannot wait to see what she cooks up at the 2018 Bash. Chef Marilyn Shelby Kithuka is the chef and owner of Gumbo Girl, a small Jackson, Mississippi, area restaurant that is fast growing in popularity. Her…

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2018 Filmmaker’s Bash Highlight: Chef Wyatt Williams

Welcome Chef Wyatt Williams, Executive Chef at Sodexo/Southern Farm Bureau Life in Jackson. We cannot wait to see what he cooks up at the 2018 Bash! “To be a good chef, one must not only love food and cooking, but also have a love for people as well,” is a favorite saying of Chef Wyatt Williams,…

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2018 Filmmaker’s Bash Highlight: Chef Rashanna Newsome

Welcome back Chef Rashanna Newsome, Sous Chef of The Manship Wood Fired Kitchen, located at 1200 North State St. in Jackson. We cannot wait to see what she cooks up at the 2018 Bash. Chef Rashanna was inspired by her parents and their love of cooking. Rashanna originally planned to study computer in college, but…

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