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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.

Michael Clarke Duncan, S. Epatha Meckerson To Star In Boxing Drama "The Challenger"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 11:03 AM
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Michael Clarke Duncan and S. Epatha Meckerson have reportedly signed on to star in multiple award winning director/writer/actor Kent Moran’s upcoming boxing drama titled The Challenger.

Films About African Americans In Africa (Things That Make You Go Hmm...)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 10:41 AM
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The Black Folk Don't... web series we featured here on S&A got me thinking... one of the episodes was titled Black Folk Don't Travel; watch it below first, and continue reading underneath.

Sundance London Unveils Lineup For Inaugural Event ("An Oversimplification of Her Beauty" Makes Cut)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 7, 2012 9:57 AM
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We already told you this was coming, so you folks in the UK get ready to check out some films we've written about and recommend like 2 Days In New York, Filly Brown, LUV, An Oversimplification Of Her Beauty, and Under African Skies.

Christine Adams Cast In ABC Pilot "Americana"

  • By Sergio
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  • March 6, 2012 11:02 PM
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Now that Fox's very expensive sci-fi show, exec produced by Steven Spielberg,  Terra Nova was cancelled yesterday by the network because of disappointing ratings, it didn't take long for one of the show's regulars Christine Adams, to find her next role...

"Ganja & Hess" Coming Out On Blu-Ray DVD In May

  • By Sergio
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  • March 6, 2012 9:49 PM
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As far as I'm concerned this is some major news for anyone who even claims to love black cinema. The news is that writer and director Bill Gunn's otherworldly and fascinating 1973 film Ganja & Hess is coming out on blu-ray DVD from Kino International on May 8th.

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