MISSION:
Haynes Entertainment seeks to bring high quality entertainment through traditional media such as film, television, animation, novels, graphic novels, comic books, and new media such as the internet. The primary goal of our company is to shatter traditional stereotypes and misconceptions of African Americans and all people of African heritage. Be prepared to witness to a new era in storytelling.


ABOUT THE COMPANY:
Haynes Entertainment was founded in 2002 by Gerald G. Haynes, a filmmaker who lives in Los Angeles. The company's first independent short film, "Hysteria," enjoyed a successful debut at the 2005 Pan African Film and Arts Festival.  Since its debut, "Hysteria" has screened at a number of venues including the Chicago Horror Film Festival, Sandra Manly Short Film Showcase, and on BET-J's 'The Best Shorts'.

    Latest News
    Upcoming Projects

ABOUT THE FOUNDER:
Gerald graduated and received his B.A. from the USC School of Cinema-Television in 1998. Shortly after, he studied screenwriting at UCLA's Extension Program and earned a Certificate in screenwriting in 2000.

Gerald's inspiration has been his grandmother, Gladys Mae Ellen Jasper who has written over 300 poems which he intends to publish. Other creative influences have been the
Twilight Zone, Star Trek, Outer Limits, and One Step Beyond.

Gerald currently works as the Director of Marketing for the Hollywood Black Film Festival which is heading into its 10th year. He's also a member of the Organization of Black Screenwriters (OBS).

BLOG
Weekly discussion of racial, political, social, and economic issues.

PROFILED ARTIST:
Spotlight of an artist who is making moves in his industry.



GALLERY
    Stills from Hysteria
    Storyboards
    Shooting Script

REEL (Youtube)
    Hysteria
    Have You Ever (Music video)
    Mending of Souls (Student film)

CART
    Hysteria - Download movie
    Hysteria - Rent movie
    Hysteria - Purchase DVD

COMMUNITY
    New Journey Ministries (www.edityourvideo/njm)

GRANDMA'S CORNER
    Biography
    Poetry - (link cart here)
    Photos









ALL THINGS BLACK
TOP TENS
    Films
    Comic Books
    Superheroes

OUR HISTORY
    African Kingdoms/Empires
    Scientists/Inventors
    Filmmakers - Oscar Micheaux
    Writers - Octavia Butler

CONTACT US

LINKS
www.blacksciencefictionsociety.com
www.blacksuperhero.com
www.blacktalentnews.com
www.edityourvideo.com/njm
www.gigiinc.net
www.hbff.org
www.purnellpictureshow.com
www.obswriter.org
www.syncsolutions.com
www.n2makeup.biz
www.tanyakersey.com