We're excited to introduce you to Black Reelness - the official Black Lens MKE podcast. Capturing the Black experience on both a local and national level, Black Reelness will delve into stories across all forms of media - not just movies, but TV, music, and more! Available wherever you listen to podcasts!


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Episode 1: The Kick-Off w/ Geraud Blanks

Join our very own Chief Innovation Officer (and Black Lens co-founder) Geraud Blanks as he delves into the origin of Black Lens MKE, our continued community engagement efforts, the relationship amongst the Black Lens team, and why it's important that we bring you Black Reelness!



Episode 2: She Is... w/ Santana Coleman

The Black Reelness crew is joined this week by Santana Coleman, content creator, filmmaker, storyteller, and impact campaign advisor. with the league. Learn more about the Milwaukee-native and 2x Brico Award winner's journey into her creative and filmmaking career.



Episode 3: Changing Gears w/ Tarik Moody

 Tarik Moody is Director, Digital Strategy and Innovation, content producer, and on-air host at 88Nine RadioMilwaukee, and host of Diverse Disruptors. Tarik joins Black Reelness and shares his journey to Milwaukee, shifting away from his career as an architect, his love for anime, sake, food, tech and uplifting our Black communities. 



Episode 4: Healing and Wellness with Black Space

Black Reelness is joined by the founders of Black Space, Dr. Lia Knox, Darius Smith and Corey Fells. The group shares the story of how their influential mental wellness movement came to be and why they’re targeting Black and Brown communities. We also dive deep into their personal mental wellness journeys and how they’ve been advocates for having a relationship with a mental wellness practitioner, plans for expanding their Milwaukee presence and more.