ABOUT SKYLAR PICTURES
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, Denton Black Film Festival, Oakland International Film Festival, UK BUFF AWARDS, Festival International du Pan Africain Cannes, Capital City Black Film Festival, The Langston Hughes African American Film Festival and The AFRICA MOVIE ACADEMY AWARDS.
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.
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LARA AND THE BEAT
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.
James Edward Shippy
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.
Diahnna Nicole Baxter
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.
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.
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.
If you have questions, contact us today.
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
Cast and Crew Negotiation
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.
Costume and Make up
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.
Off-line and On-line Editorial Services
Sound Design/Mixing services
FILM FESTIVALS AND AWARD HIGHLIGHTS
NEGLECTED BLOODLINES AWARD OF MERIT
Action on Film International Film Festival 2011
BEST NARRATIVE SHORT FILM AWARD
Capital City Black Film Festival 2015
PROGRAMMERS AWARD BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE
Pan African Film Festival 2019
BEST INTERNATIONAL NARRATIVE FEATURE
Charlotte Black Film Festival 2019
BEST PICTURE AND BEST DIRECTOR -DRAMA NOMINATION
Epidemic Film Festival 2011
BEST NARRATIVE SHORT FILM NOMINATION
Langston Hughes African American Film Festival 2014
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