Photos: BronzeLens Film Festival Opening Night Feature VH1’s Drumline: A New Beat




Last night, the BronzeLens Film Festival opened with it’s official night film… the highly anticipated VH1 Original Movie, Drumline: A New Beat starring Alexandra Shipp, Leonard Roberts, LeToya Luckett and Nick Cannon. The exclusive Atlanta preview was held at Landmark Midtown Art Cinema where director Bille Woodruff, along with cast members Jasmine Burke and Lisa Arrindell Anderson  walked the Bronze carpet to kick off BronzeLens’ 5th Anniversary!





Drumline: A New Beat captures the sound and spirit of the first film, Drumline, while welcoming a whole new class to the Atlanta A&T drumline and is executive produced by Wendy Finerman (Wendy Finerman Productions), Jody Gerson, Lisa Zupan, Dallas Austin and Nick Cannon through his NCredible Entertainment banner.


In theaters October 27th!  Watch the trailer:

Check out the fun pics of the cast and local celebs who walked bronze carpet:


About the BronzeLens Film Festival

Founded in 2009, The BronzeLens Film Festival of Atlanta, Georgia is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing national and worldwide attention to Atlanta as a center for film and film production for people of color. Its mission is twofold: to promote Atlanta as the new film Mecca for people of color; and to showcase films and provide networking opportunities that will develop the next generation of filmmakers. Since its inception the BronzeLens Film Festival has evolved as one of the most comprehensive film festivals for filmmakers of color in the United States. Visit for more information regarding the BronzeLens Film Festival and for registration information.


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