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  • Moe & Nicki Lynch to be featured in Sixteenth Edition of Who’s Who in Black Atlanta

    Atlanta, GA Feb 20, 2016 – Righteous Entertainment’s founders Moe & Nicki Lynch has been chosen as a 2016 Honoree for the Who’s Who of Black Atlanta Publication. Founded in 2005 and based in Atlanta, GA Righteous Entertainment comprises of a team of independent screenwriters and feature filmmakers dedicated to producing innovative, exciting and original works for the world market. Headed by the emerging power couple Moe & Nicki Lynch, their mission is to produce compelling, entertaining, films and television shows that are morally honorable, pleasing, and beneficial to others. “We are delighted and honored to be chosen as a 2016 Who’s Who of BlackRead More →
  • Righteous Ent’s Social Hitman named Spotlight Bronze Award Winner

    Atlanta, Ga – June 21,2016 Spotlight Awards announced today that  Award-winning writer, and director, Moe Lynch  of Righteous Entertainment has been honored with the “Spotlight Bronze Award” for his film “Social Hitman”.   The Spotlight Film Awards, has recognized excellence in the art of cinema and filmmaking for years, honoring some of the world’s best independent filmmakers. Eric Panter, Independent Film Consultant and Founder of the Spotlight Film Awards states “After reviewing hundreds of films this year, we have compiled a list of the best independent films of 2016.  I am honored to announce “The Social Hitman” has been selected as one of the top short films of the year, and ourRead More →
  • Righteous Ent. Launches “Candy and Tea” a short film inspired by the Martin/Zimmerman Incident

    Sarasota, FL May 15th, 2012 –  Righteous Entertainment launches “Candy and Tea”, an insightful short film inspired by the Martin / Zimmerman incident.  It is a poetic and profound exploration written and directed by Moe Lynch, and produced along with his wife Nicki Lynch.   It explores the back story to the 2 main characters of the tragic incident that occurred in Sanford, FL.  (Watch the short film at ) Andy White, President of the Neighborhood Watch Committee is determined to take a stand.  A victim of bullying as a child, he grows into an adult who finally resolves to fight back!  Unfortunately his fightRead More →
  • Righteous Entertainment featured in FocUS of SWFL Magazine

    [frame align=”left”][/frame] Righteous Entertainment was recently featured in FocUS of SWFL Magazine.  Click the link to read the article.  Read More →
  • Beyond Bling: New Ringling exhibit embraces hip-hop culture

    By Abby Weingarten, Herald-Tribune Thursday, May 19, 2011 Maurice and Nicki Lynch, a Sarasota husband-and-wife couple that runs the family-friendly production company Righteous Entertainment, are thrilled to participate in “Beyond Bling.” The Lynch’s are heavily involved in the local hip-hop culture, whether by mentoring youths through nonprofit organizations, making short movies like “Crushed” that premiered at this year’s Sarasota Film Festival, or hosting the RETV program that screens positive music videos and related area events. “Hip-hop is starting to get more attention now in Sarasota, and it’s so desperately needed, especially when we’re seeing in the news these young kids killing people,” Nicki Lynch said.Read More →
  • Five short works feature work of local filmmakers

    Copyright 2011 Sarasota Herald-Tribune Co. All Rights Reserved Sarasota Herald Tribune (Florida) April 15, 2011 Friday MARTY FUGATE Correspondent Director Andrzej Mrotek’s “The Proxy” is a political thriller. [frame align=”left”][/frame] Five filmmakers with roots in Sarasota have packed their big ideas into five short films, which will be featured at the SRQ Shorts presentation today and Sunday at the Sarasota Film Festival. Director Charlie Anderson’s “All Day Yeah” is a simply told narrative of a day in the life of Joey, an alienated, homeless teenager. Lacking a job, a roof over his head and even a good pair of shoes, Joey gets a break inRead More →
  • THE INSIDER: Listen up! Director Moe Lynch is CRUSHED!

    CRUSHED is one of five short films playing in our SRQ Shorts program! (Deadly Closure fans, please note, director Andrzej Mrotek has a short in this program called THE PROXY which stars one of the DC leads!) [frame align=”left”][/frame]CRUSHED Brittney’s’ co-workers suspect her bruises are caused by her boyfriend, but her wounds are the result of a much deeper secret. I had the great pleasure of sitting down with director Moe Lynch and executive producer Nicki Lynch. What a charming pair! Listen to them talk about the creation of this project and their future plans!   Click to ListenRead More →
  • Righteous Entertainment’s CRUSHED chosen for the 2011 Sarasota Film Festival

    MARCH 10, 2011– The Sarasota Film Festival (SFF) officially announced their complete 2011 Festival line-up today. The SFF, one of the largest regional film festivals in the United States, kicks off on April 7, celebrating at Sarasota’s Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall as they present music and film star, Harry Connick Jr. and his Orchestra. Tickets available at the Van Wezel Box Office. “As a leading film organization in our region, we remain committed to supporting the work of world class filmmakers,” said Sarasota Film Festival Executive Board President Mark Famiglio. “We will continue to partner with other leaders in our community to promote theRead More →
  • Righteous Entertainment’s CRUSHED chosen for the 2011 Gasparilla Film Festival

    TAMPA —The board members of the Gasparilla Film Festival announced their movie selections and the stars that will be in attendance, like Tom Berringer, on Tuesday.   CineBistro in South Tampa is the setting for the 5th annual Gasparilla International Film Festival.   “Engendering film making in Tampa Bay and in Florida is really important to us so we’ve definitely given a nod to Florida filmmakers,” GIFF board member Chad Moore said.   Showing this year, will be Sarasota film company Righteous Entertainment Short film CRUSHED.  The film is scheduled for March 26th at 7:15pm at Tampa’s Cinebistro Theater.   ABOUT CRUSHED Britney Matthews andRead More →
  • RETV Season 2 – Coming Soon

    What is RETV? RETV is your source for Positive Hip Hop!  The series is an entertaining half hour of artist interviews, organizational profiles, music videos, comedy skits, and powerful discussions with teenage audience members.  It examines Hip Hop’s music, dance, graffiti and DJs that positively influence our youth and urban communities.  The RETV Show spotlights the entertaining aspect of Hip Hop that captures the attention of youth and adults ages 12-45.   What is Positive Hip Hop? Positive Hip Hop is for mainstream audiences that enjoy the creativity, showmanship and musicianship of the hip hop genre without the sex, drugs, alcohol, violence, profane lyrics andRead More →