Thursday, March 17, 2011

The Artist & Athletes Alliance Gala

Cannon-Karst Productions CEO, Josef Cannon attended The 2011 Artist & Athletes Alliance Gala in Beverly Hills, California.

Actor / Director Mario Van Peebles & Cannon-Karst Productions CEO, Josef Cannon

Josef Cannon with Ambassador Andrew Young

S.O.S. - Saving Our Schools / Documentary Poster

Cannon-Karst Productions proudly presents, 
S.O.S - Saving Our Schools

In 2010 when 14 area Chicago Public Schools are listed for Closure, Consolidation or turn-arounds, one school, Simon Guggenheim and one neighborhood, Englewood, decides to "fight back!" Led by Jonathan Jackson, son of former Presidential nominee, Rev Jesse Jackson and writer/producer Josef Cannon (former student of Guggenheim) they set out on this crusade to rescue an institution that meant so much to so many! This is their story. Executive Producers: Josef Cannon, Adam Karst, Anton Mitchell, Bruce Lee, Ken Streutker. / Associate Producers: Jonathan Jackson, Jesse Jackson Sr.