Black Creators Honored At The 2020 Oscars
Written by Karolyn Hairston on February 10, 2020
The Obamas formed their own production company in 2018, Higher Ground Productions. It was then announced that the Obamas had inked a multiyear deal with Netflix to produce content. The first film backed by Higher Ground Productions was “American Factory,” which won the award for best documentary feature.
“Hair Love” began as a Kickstarter campaign in 2017 and on Sunday night it too won an Oscar, taking home the award for Best Animated Short Film.
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