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Event FYI: Black Women Film Network - Untold Stories March 9th

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 23, 2012 4:43 PM
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All the info you need is in the title card above...
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Africa In Motion Film Festival Looking for Submissions

  • By Sergio
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  • February 23, 2012 4:39 PM
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The 7th annual 2012 Africa in Motion Film Festival in Edinburgh is currently accepting submissions - features, shorts and documentaries - for this year's festival.

Emayatzy Corinealdi (Star Of Ava DuVernay's Sundance 2012 Hit "Middle Of Nowhere") Signs With ICM

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 23, 2012 3:47 PM
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Not normally the kind of news we'd report here, but...
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Dwayne Johnson In Talks To Play Hercules In Brett Ratner-Directed Epic

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 23, 2012 3:31 PM
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This from Variety just moments ago:
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Harold Perrineau, Toni Trucks Casting News (Bigelow's "Bin Laden" Movie + CBS Drama Pilot)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 23, 2012 3:17 PM
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Some more casting news announcements today...
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Director Pierre Bagley Finally Speaks On "From The Rough" Release Problems (Taraji P Henson Stars)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 23, 2012 2:51 PM
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Well... I was scheduled to chat with the director of the film Pierre Bagley on Monday morning, but after listening to this, I suppose there isn't much need to now.

ND/NF Fest Unveils 2012 Lineup - "An Oversimplification Of Her Beauty," "Omar Killed Me" + More Make The Cut

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 23, 2012 2:28 PM
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Ahhh yes, it's that time of the year, when the early film festivals debut/premiere some of the films that we'll be talking about later on in the year.

Attn: Actors, Actresses, Writers, Directors, DPs, Editors, Etc - What's YOUR Story?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 23, 2012 12:54 PM
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I know that a significant chunk of S&A's audience comprises of actors, actresses, directors, DPs, editors, etc, etc, etc. Some are able to earn a paycheck utilising their artistic and/or technical skills; others - and I'd say the majority - are what we've labeled the proverbial *starving artists*, working diligently, relentlessly, struggling to climb this incredibly steep hill, trying to reach some pinnacle of success - whether personal or professional. And still others exist somewhere between the former and the latter.

Isaach De Bankolé & Anthony Mackie Join Casts of 2 Dark Comedies

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 23, 2012 11:33 AM
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Some quickie casting news...
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Another Day, Another Op-ed Analyzing/Critiquing Hollywood's *Resistance* To Black Cinema... Snore

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 23, 2012 10:56 AM
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  • 13 Comments
Bah-humbug! 

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