MEET THE TEAM
Ours Studios is a Black-owned and financed company that produces films and documentaries. as well as offers a wide range of production services and spaces. In addition, its state-of-the-art studio rentals are designed to make audio, video, and live streams for podcasts and vlogs, and have two converted warehouses dedicated to film, video, and photography productions. The studio’s first documentary is As If We Were Ghosts, about how the athletic and musical accomplishments of students in Black high schools in Georgia were ignored and erased from history. Four more productions of this theme are set to be produced. The show will air on all Georgia Public Broadcasting stations in June, including on June 19th for the celebration of Juneteenth.
Ours Studios CEO is business tycoon Ron Bivins. Monty Ross, who co-founded 40 Acres and a Mule with Spike Lee and co-produced many of their most successful movies, is a current Filmmaker-in-Residence at the studios helping develop future stars in the film industry. Crystal Pitts brings 10 years of web design, graphic design, and organizational and non-profit development experience. And lastly, there is Chavoita LeSane, owner and CEO of ChaVam, LLC, who has over 10 years of experience in the Music and Entertainment Industry. Chavoita has worked very closely with Slip N Slide Records, to help launch the careers of many of their featured artist to reach the level of stardom. Chavoita is the producer of the new, powerful, and inspirational documentary On the Line: The Richard Williams Story which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival 2022. Click each image below to learn more about the OURS Studio Team.
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