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2020 Heart of Compassion Scholarship Applications are now Open!

2020 Heart of Compassion Scholarship Applications are now Open!

Every year, we honor late Get Lit Player Carlos Segovia by awarding a scholarship in his name. Carlos was a consistent advocate for animal …

An Afternoon With Jane Fonda

An Afternoon With Jane Fonda

Los Angeles, CA – Get Lit’s Poetic Directors Fellowship is pleased to announce the release of “An Afternoon of Conversation with Jane Fonda” as the …

Roger Ebert Sundance 2020: Summertime, The Painter and The Thief

Roger Ebert Sundance 2020: Summertime, The Painter and The Thief

We had the honor of being reviewed by legendary film critic, Roger Ebert. Our favorite quotes from his review and on our Get Lit …

Screen Daily ‘Summertime’ Sundance Review

Screen Daily ‘Summertime’ Sundance Review

Here are some of our favorite quotes from Screen Daily’s review of ‘Summertime.’ “The follow-up to Blindspotting is an absorbing spoken-word sonnet” “A medley …

Collider ‘Summertime’ Review: A Cinematic Spoken Word Revelation | Sundance 2020

Collider ‘Summertime’ Review: A Cinematic Spoken Word Revelation | Sundance 2020

“Summertime is one big showcase of art, dreams and self-worth, and the value and importance of celebrating that with others. The more films like …

The Film Stage: Summertime Finds Optimism in the Poetry of Young People

The Film Stage: Summertime Finds Optimism in the Poetry of Young People

“The energy on display and the goodness therein should be enough to melt the coldest of hearts. It’s a brazen second film from an …

Breathing Fire Special Edition: Summertime Film Premiere

Breathing Fire Special Edition: Summertime Film Premiere

The Cast of Summertime at Sundance Opening Night! REVIEWS:  Paste Magazine: TOP TEN MOVIES OF SUNDANCE! Collider “A cinematic spoken word revelation” Variety: “Finding your …

“Summertime” Variety Review

“Summertime” Variety Review

We’re so excited to share the first review of “Summertime” from Paul Debruge, Variety’s Chief Film Critic. “If “Blindspotting” was an ode to Oakland, …

Get Lit- Words Ignite NAMED “2019 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT”

Get Lit- Words Ignite NAMED “2019 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT”

For Immediate Release:  Get Lit- Words Ignite NAMED “2019 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT” by GreatNonprofits Award based on Outstanding Online Reviews  Los Angeles, CA 12/2019– Get …

31 Scholarships Available To Get Lit

31 Scholarships Available To Get Lit

Outlier.Org (from the co-founder of MasterClass) is reimagining higher education as accessible, equitable, and affordable for everyone. We’ve developed a partnership that will allow …

Rounding Out The Year: City Lights Gala & December 2019 Donations

Rounding Out The Year: City Lights Gala & December 2019 Donations

Hello Family! We’re taking time at the end of our decade to recognize some of the most important people in our organization: YOU! Without …

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