Celebrate Black History Month with the GCFC and get your raffle tickets for a chance to win this prize pack!
All proceeds from this raffle will fund scholarships for the GCFC Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) workshop program that sponsors people from underrepresented groups to attend our workforce events and online training.
Raffle tickets are:
1 for $10
5 for $45
12 for $94
The winner will be announced on Friday, April 1st, 2022.
For questions, please contact Development Coordinator Juli Johnson Piller at [email protected].
PRIZE PACKAGE INCLUDES SWAG FROM THESE FILMS:
KING RICHARD (2021)
Best Actor – Will Smith
Directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green, starring Will Smith, Aunjanue Ellis, Jon Bernthal
A look at how tennis superstars Venus and Serena Williams became who they are after the coaching from their father Richard Williams.
Now in theaters and streaming on HBO Max
THE HARDER THEY FALL (2021)
Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award
Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer – Jeymes Samuel
Directed by Jeymes Samuel, starring Jonathan Majors, Zazie Beetz, RJ Cyler
When an outlaw discovers his enemy is being released from prison, he reunites his gang to seek revenge.
Nominated for 4 BAFTA Awards
Outstanding British Film of the Year
Best Leading Actress
Best Supporting Actress
Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer – Rebecca Hall
Directed by Rebecca Hall, starring Tessa Thompson, Ruth Negga, André Holland
“Passing” follows the unexpected reunion of two high school friends, whose renewed acquaintance ignites a mutual obsession that threatens both of their carefully constructed realities.
Nominated for 1 Screen Actors Guild Award
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role – Jennifer Hudson
Directed by Liesl Tommy, starring Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans
Following the rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom, RESPECT is the remarkable true story of the music icon’s journey to find her voice.
Nominated for 2 Oscars®
Best Actress – Cynthia Erivo
Best Original Song – “Stand Up”
Directed by Kasi Lemmons, starring Cynthia Erivo, Janelle Monáe, Leslie Odom Jr.
The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman’s escape from slavery and transformation into one of America’s greatest heroes, whose courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history.
Rent on Amazon Prime, Watch on Peacock
THE BLACK GODFATHER (2019)
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy®
Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics – “Letter to My Godfather”
Directed by Reginald Hudlin, starring Clarence Avant, Hank Aaron, Gwen Adolph
This documentary follows the life of Clarence Avant, the ultimate, uncensored mentor and behind-the-scenes rainmaker in music, film, TV and politics.