HIP HOP THERAPY ON KQED

If you haven’t had the chance to see A Lovely Day at either Oakland, Nashville or NYC screenings–now is your chance! ALD will be airing on KQED on Sunday, October 13th at 6pm as part of their Truly CA series!

‘A LOVELY DAY’ AT URBANWORLD FILM FESTIVAL

Many amazing things are happening for A Lovely Day (ALD), the documentary chronicling the stories of youth in our Rap Therapy program! Last May, ALD premiered at the Nashville Film Festival, winning the Best Hispanic Interest Film Award and this month, it premiered at the Urbanworld Film Festival in New York City sponsored by HBO and BET networks. Our Academy …

“A Lovely Day” Wins Award At Nashville Film Festival

Last month, “A Lovely Day”–the documentary chronicling BRL’s Rap Therapy program and youth at Oakland High won the Best Hispanic Interest Film Award at the 44th Nashville Film Festival. We are very excited that the film is receiving national praise, shedding light on youth voices from Oakland! Our BRL Academy interns who were featured in the film have been busy …