Creative Corner: Heart. Hunger. Hustle.

Here at CCBFF, we believe you should have a look at the many artists behind the films you’ll be seeing at CCBFF 2015. Next up in our Creative Corner coverage, we have Fran Harris and her film Heart. Hunger. Hustle. which will be screening Saturday, August 15 at the Palmer Events Center.


Fran Harris has been telling stories since she was 4 years old. She wrote her first poem in elementary school. Her first book in college and produced a talkumentary about women in prison in 1999. A 20-year television host & personality (HGTV) and sports announcer (ESPN, FOX Sports & Longhorn Network) Fran’s diverse creative background both in front of and behind the camera has resulted in the production of a wide spectrum of digital, film and television projects including business, sports, biographical and lifestyle fare.

She’s written 20+ books, penned more than 30 screenplays and has taught on filmmaking, screenwriting & the entertainment business at some of the world’s top festivals and conferences including the Austin Film Festival & SXSW. She’s the CEO of two companies, an economic empowerment advocate, and an NCAA & WNBA Champion who believes that when girls play shift happens. Fran Harris Entertainment is currently in post on a documentary about acclaimed poet, Nikki Giovanni.


You can learn more about Fran Harris and her work on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Wikipedia.

Stay tuned for more filmmaker stories from the Creative Corner! Catch Heart. Hunger. Hustle. and more at #CCBFF2015, including the world premiere of blackhats on August 14th!