Rebirth Film Shield Productions Launch and Fundraiser Announcement

Date: February 22, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM–9:00 PM

244 Lafayette Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Event Information


Baton Rouge, La…Writer, producer and director Michele Odds Barnes is pleased to announce the launch and fundraiser for her new company, Rebirth Film Shield Productions. As an entrepreneur and educator, she is making vast inroads into the ever growing film and television community in Louisiana.

The event will take place on Sunday, February 22, 2015 from 6:00pm to 9:00 pm at The Blues Room, located at 244 Lafayette Street, Baton Rouge, La 70801. Cover charge is $10.00. Light refreshments will be served and a no-host bar is available for attendees. For additional information please call 225-288-6347.

Along with live entertainment and guest speakers, the event will also include a sneak preview of film work that is currently in development or production.

Ms. Barnes comments, “Rebirth Film Shield Productions mission is to bring light to the “genius in the shadow.” To this end it wants to acknowledge people in the community who may not receive the accolades they deserve, but continue to be instrumental in changing our community and society, in general, for the better.”

The slate of productions includes "Can You Hear The Music" about Southern University’s Marching Band Assistant Director, arranger and composer Carnell Knighten.

“Something About Henry” is based on Louisiana Reggae, Soul, Funk and Blues recording artist Henry Turner Jr. and his band & Flavor.

Kelvin Spencer, founder of the Spencer Drum Clinic that gives children the gift of music is the focus of "To The Rhythm of the Beat".

Rebirth Film Shield Productions welcomes any donation of monetary value that will aid in the goal of uplifting the community through the completion of the various multi-media productions. This event will be a fun and inspiring time that brings awareness to the call and duty of Rebirth Film Shield Productions and needs the support of companies and individuals in order to complete these goals.