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Ice Cube Talks NWA Biopic: "Further Along Than 'Friday' Sequel; Script Done; Searching For Director" + More

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 6:18 PM
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It's been about 2 years since I first learned of an NWA biopic being in development; it is happening, if you weren't already aware. And based on Sway's interview with Ice Cube (who's apparently spearheading the project) below, it's just a matter of when; or as he states, it's one of his pet projects that he'd like to see realized in the next year or two.

"The Boondocks" Might Be Coming Back To Television

  • By Sergio
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  • March 7, 2012 6:10 PM
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They must have heard you missed them, so they might be coming back.

Preview Drama "Four Of Hearts" (Couple Tries To Rekindle Relationship By Having 1-Night Stand w/ Another Couple)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 5:41 PM
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Teaser trailer for an upcoming feature drama titled Four Of Hearts from writer/director Eric Haywood which is expected to make its debut on the film festival circuit later this year.

Spike Lee Pays Wesley Snipes A Visit In Prison; Conversation Includes Collaborating On A Project

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 4:04 PM
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I missed these Spike Lee tweets yesterday... better late than never. Read on...

Jennifer Beals To Star In "The Lord of Vinyl" (Definitive Film For This Generation Of Jazz Lovers)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 2:51 PM
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Jennifer Beals will star and produce the indie jazz film The Lord of Vinyl - the directorial debut of Dennis Bartok, who also wrote the script.

TFF 2012 Preview - "War Witch" (Rebels, Pregnant Child Soldiers & Mysticism In The Congo)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 2:34 PM
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Timely, as one short documentary that spreads the word about Ugandan Lord's Resistance Army leader Joseph Kony and his burtal child soldiers campaign goes viral today...

And The Winner Of Round 3 Of The Inaugural Shadow & Act Digital Filmmaker Showcase Is...?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 1:25 PM
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Watch Part 1 Of Philippe Niang's "Toussaint L'Ouverture" Film Starring Jimmy Jean-Louis Now!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 1:11 PM
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It's the non-subtitled version though, so only our French speakers will be able to fully appreciate it.
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Watch Trailer For Tina Mabry's ITVS Futurestates Project "Crossover" As New Season Soon Begins

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 12:45 PM
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I had no idea Tina Mabry was making a Futurestates project; Nice Ms Mabry!

Doc On '69 Successful Student-Lead NC A&T SU Uprising Screening In Atlanta This Month

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 11:45 AM
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Screening info for a new documentary titled Walls That Bleed: The Story Of The Dudley-A&T Student Uprising from director Michael Anthony.

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