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Tyla Barnes

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Tyla Barnes - Cinematic Shorts

Tyla Barnes is a multi-hyphenate artist hailing from the heart of the South. She has always been captivated by the power of storytelling and its ability to inspire change and unite people. Her mission as a storyteller is clear: to shed light on the rich and diverse experiences of the Black community through the magic of filmmaking. From shooting videos at her alma mater, Hampton University, to writing and directing content for Beats By Dre, to now being a part of the NAACP Cinematic shorts competition, one thing remains true, her unwavering commitment to authentic storytelling. Together, she wants to continue exploring new worlds, breaking boundaries, and celebrating the beauty of diversity through the magic of cinema.