When it comes to history, there are countless stories to tell, but it's the ones that aren't being told that trouble filmmaker Tim Orange II. In his short film HIStory, a Damn Write Originals production, Orange tries to shed light on African American and African history that is missing from public school curricula and spotlights the challenges that students of color confront. When it came time to find a home for HIStory, AspireTV, the premier destination for black culture and urban lifestyle programming, offered Orange and Damn Write Originals a place to showcase the film and encourage conversation. "They do a great job supporting independent filmmakers and independent screenwriters," Orange said. "They provide us a platform and give us a lot of exposure."
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