Talent Guide

Joanna Renita Terry

  • Discipline:Writer
  • Program Year:Project Involve 2008


Joanna Renita Terry earned her Bachelors degree in Mass Communication at Frostburg State University. Since then she has completed six short scripts and four feature-length scripts. She wears many hats as a writer, editor, cinematographer, and producer. Her mission is to create and represent positive, intelligent, three-dimensional African American characters in the film industry. Terry is currently finishing her Bachelor’s degree in Screenwriting at the North Carolina School of the Arts.

Current Project

Little Blues Boy (Narrative Feature)


An enslaved musician takes his destiny into his own hands when he disobeys his master.