“So much of our culture has been lost over the years, because someone just threw it away,” said Ralph McDaniels to the AmNews.
So that about art imitating life or the inverse life imitating art holds true, what does art post 2020 look like? How does it sound? While we await for a definitive piece that exemplifies those queries, we can be certain ...
It’s season three for the supernatural series “American Gods” and the new season enters with an eerie bang befitting for the gods. The theme is war.
When I was a little girl, my father would ask me if I was happy with my choice of parents. Further, he explained that each soul chooses their life paths for a myriad of reasons. I was five years old.
Like a re-discovered treasure, a video clip of iconic poet Nikki Giovanni and legendary novelist James Baldwin has been circulating on social media for a few years now, a pleasant surprise for those who come across it.
There is no doubt in my mind that “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” is a serious Oscar contender.
Actress Joy Bryant was born and raised in the boogie-down Bronx to a single teenage mother and raised by her grandmother.
A safe way to explore African cinema with Film at Lincoln Center (FLC) and African Film Festival, Inc. (AFF) begins, virtually — Dec. 2-6.
Mother Africa is calling—it’s a virtual call, answer her. The African Diaspora International Film Festival (ADIFF) will celebrate its 28th anniversary (virtually) nationwide for the first time from Nov. 27 to Dec. 13 with 75 narratives and documentaries from 31 ...
As with pretty much all events this year, DOC NYC, New York City’s all documentary film festival, will be held virtually.
“The Witches” is based on Roald Dahl’s book. He’s a prolific author who made a career of focusing on characters that seriously despise little children.
The lineup at the 2020 New York Film Festival (NYFF) included an impressive array of African diaspora films and the festival’s usual collection of international motion pictures.
I am not wrong about finding new talent. I know what I know—and what I know is that director/screenwriter Angel Manuel Soto is the real deal.
You can’t make this up. The truth is always more unbelievable than anything that a Hollywood screenwriter or novelist can conceive.
I love Radha Blank’s semi-autobiographical comedy, “The 40-Year-Old Version,” now playing on Netflix.