Black British Network is a video streaming platform dedicated to creating, promoting, & distributing Black & Afrocentric, sit-coms, documentaries, films, dramas, children's tv and lifestyle programming.
BLACK BRITISH NETWORK’s AIM
Help combat existing negative stereotypes of the black community in particular Black boys and young Black men. Lift the self-esteem of the black community in particular black males through positive media imagery whilst educating society on African and African-Caribbean diaspora history and social issues.
BENEFITS TO ALL IRRESPECTIVE OF CULTURAL BACKGROUND
- The presentation of Black and Black-British people and stories to all people reflecting a sense of British identity, character and cultural diversity.
- The promotion of a greater awareness and understanding of Black and Black-British issues and people to all of society.
- The content will reflect the unique cultural contribution of Black people to Britain and the world.
BENEFITS TO BLACK PEOPLE
- Provision of a powerful tool to assist Black-British people in finding solutions to some of the problems and disadvantages they face in contemporary Britain.
- Broadcasting of culturally relevant information about critical issues.
- Empowering Black and Black-British people in representing images and information about themselves and their affairs.
- To present Black-British people, stories and issues to all thus promoting Black-British identity and culture.
- An expression of Black and particularly Black-British culture and identity.
Black British Network’s core values are to highlight and teach many values within its programming. These values are:
Accepting responsibility, sharing or honouring possessions, celebrating family stages and accomplishments, breaking stereotypes, understanding feelings, facing current social problems, teenage lifestyles, parental authority, grand-parenting, and family respect.
And to cover a wide range of topics such as business, literature, finance and economics, the arts, science and engineering, agriculture, sport and medicine and to specify the resources in Britain’s science, education, culture and business areas.
NO CONTRIBUTION IS TOO SMALL!
In order to create original Black British programming, we would need your help.
Thank you for checking out our Kickstarter page. No contribution is too small. Any donation would help our project tremendously.
Risks and challenges
As with any project there are risks and challenges, the main challenge could be possible scheduling conflicts.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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