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SKYLAR PICTURES

DARE TO DREAM * STAND TO CREATE

Welcome to Skylar Pictures. Motion Picture and Television Production isn't just our business but a calling to sew dreams into the fabric that is called life in unforgettable and  uncompromising ways.

 

ABOUT SKYLAR PICTURES

Our Mission

Skylar Pictures LLC is a full service independent media production company dedicated to producing independently funded Short films, Feature length Movies, Documentaries and Television Productions which bring social awareness and promote audience engagement to order to foster positive social change globally.


We try to dictate new standards while raising the current standard of the production machine within the industry by thinking outside the box and awarding innovative explorations in the course of bringing wholesome entertainment to the public. 


Skylar productions focus on the diaspora struggle and unrepresented voices in society while endorsing socio-ethnic edification within the motion picture and television industry and fostering a solid commitment to the integrity of unrepresented communities.


We have developed and produced successful short films, television shows and theatrical motion pictures by using our talent and knowledge of production, financial management, promotion and marketing to stay ahead of the curb in the global entertainment landscape. Our films have debuted in prestigious festival such as; The Pan African Film Festival, Action on Film International Film Festival, San Francisco Black Film Festival, Festival International du Pan Africain Cannes, Capital City Black Film Festival and The Langston Hughes African American Film Festival.

Skylar Pictures is managed by a team of individuals with a total of over 25 years experience in the field of film and television production.

Our commitment is the continued creation of new directions in the film industry by producing culturally significant movies, which cater to diverse people by focusing on storylines all individual can relate to and relish. 

 

PAST PROJECTS

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LARA AND THE BEAT

Seyi Shay
Somkele Idhalama
Olanrewaju 'Vector' Ogunmefun

A coming of age dramedy about the young and beautiful Giwa sisters who get caught in the center of a financial scandal with their late parents’ Media Empire. The sisters are forced out of their privileged bubble, moving in with their maid and must learn to build their own future through music and enterprise. finding unexpected love and forging unusual alliances while fighting to salvage their family’s legacy.

FINDING NEPTUNE

James Edward Shippy
Rachae Thomas
Shauna Baker

A young man secretly struggling with sex addiction falls into a raw and unhinged relationship with an equally self-destructive alcoholic and all hell breaks loose when the revelation of their truest forms begin to surface.

DOORWAYS

Diahnna Nicole Baxter 
Elimu Nelson 
Matisha Baldwin

A financially oppressed single mother
unexpectedly gets an opportunity to fulfill her shelved dreams of singing and financial independence through a nights unexpected series of events.

 
 

SERVICES

Skylar produces film and television productions across varying genres: comedy, drama (including period pieces), thriller and suspense. We also produce high level documentaries as well as docu-dramas. The key theme that  connects our projects is our ability to generate discussions and raise consciousness through our film and television productions. Each project we produce are thought provoking and entertaining. The quality of our productions come from our vast relationship with talented cast and crew who are true leaders of the industry.
As true partners and creative problem solvers, we ensure that each of our services lead to your satisfaction and success. Check out the variety of services we offer below, and get in touch with any questions.

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CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT

When it comes to Creative Development, you can count on us to continue working until it’s exactly what you’re looking for while still staying within your timeline and budget. Our Services would cover the necessary essentials for world class packaging and presentation.

  • Creative Team-Building

  • Story Development

  • Treatment

  • Screenwriting

  • Screenplay Coverage

  • Look Books

  • Business Plans

  • Budgeting Services


If you have questions, contact us today.

PRE-PRODUCTION

As one of the most challenging stages in any project, we specialize in providing Pre-Production services to our clients. As far as this stage of production goes, with our team of experts and creatives, rest assured that your visual content will be nothing short of exceptional and world class.

  • Line Producing Services

  • Scheduling Services

  • Cast and Crew Negotiation

  • Location Scouting

  • Accounting

  • Contract Services

  • Insurance

  • Oversee budgets

  • Storyboarding

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PRODUCTION

This is the vital stage of the creative process or as they say "This is where the magic happens" and we are ready to go the extra mile to make those magical moments a reality for our clients.

  • Location Management

  • Production Management

  • Producing

  • Directing

  • Cinematography

  • Production Design

  • Costume and Make up

POST-PRODUCTION

With a team dedicated to Post-Production, we guarantee to provide the highest quality result for all of our clients. No matter what type of project you’re looking to create, we’re here to make it reality.

  • Post Supervising

  • Off-line and On-line Editorial Services

  • Color Grading

  • VFX

  • Sound Design/Mixing services

  • Festivals

  • Marketing

 

 FILM FESTIVALS AND AWARD HIGHLIGHTS

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NEGLECTED BLOODLINES AWARD OF MERIT

Action on Film International Film Festival 2011

BEST NARRATIVE SHORT FILM AWARD

Capital City Black Film Festival 2015

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PROGRAMMERS AWARD BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE

Pan African Film Festival 2019

BEST INTERNATIONAL NARRATIVE FEATURE

Charlotte Black Film Festival 2019

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BEST PICTURE AND BEST DIRECTOR -DRAMA NOMINATION

Epidemic Film Festival 2011

BEST NARRATIVE SHORT FILM NOMINATION

Langston Hughes African American Film Festival 2014

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DIKALOS AWARD NOMINATION MEILLEUR LONG MÉTRAGE FICTION

Festival International du Film PanAfricain de Cannes 2019

PRIX DU PUBLIC NOMINATION MEILLEUR LONG MÉTRAGE

Nollywood Week Paris 2019

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LET’S MAKE YOUR DREAMS OUR REALITY

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