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Kyerra Dexter

School: The University of Alabama Undergraduate

Talent: Director, Actor, Writer

About me: As a filmmaker, I hope to change the stereotypes that have been placed on black women. Positive depictions in film can combat the historical views that still reside today. If there were more positive outlooks of women of color, ideas of black women would not only change for other people not in the group, but also for the women themselves. The lack of sound images of black women affects the mentality of young black girls who are feeding into what the media is showing them. I feel that these repeated images of black women are causing young girls to believe that it’s okay to act like the girls in the rap videos they see or cause fights like the reality shows that thrive off of this behavior. As a screenwriter, I want to write movies that are optimistic, factual and even challenging for the betterment of my community. Specifically, I want to go against hip-hop music because it has become a facilitator of poor behavior and ideas. For example, one movie I hope to make deals with a young girl who begins to evaluate the presence of the music in her life and how it influenced some of her bad choices

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Kyerra's Team's Projects
Nightmares of a Victim
Nightmares of a Victim
Team: Hyperion Productions | Elfenworks Social Justice Opportunity 2014

This video will tackle issues on the high percentage of rapist still on the loose and the amount of rapes not reported. "Nightmares of a victim" illustrates this by showing a woman, who i... more

date posted: 2013-02-03 | views: 0 | type: Movie

Kyerra's Teams' Movies
Indigo
Campus Finalist
Indigo
Team: Hyperion Productions | The University of Alabama 2013
Campus Finalist

http://www.facebook.com/HyperionMedia Visit hypecinema.com for more “Indigo”, the story of two brothers, Nate and Luke who have special abilities. Nate, portrayed by Chris Harding, ... more

date posted: 2013-01-15 | views: 26,814 | type: Movie

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Full Name: Kyerra Dexter
School: The University of Alabama
Birthday: 1990-11-08
Email: aida2fari@gmail.com
Blog: kkdexter312.blogspot.com/
Youtube: www.youtube.com/http://www.youtube.com/user/kissdaqueen1
Facebook: facebook.com/711233267
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=201517503&trk=tab_pro
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