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Watch "Say Grace Before Drowning" By Nikyatu Jusu (Short Shouts)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 14, 2011 6:31 AM
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Good to see more filmmakers making their shorts available for viewing online - especially filmmakers we like... keep'em coming guys. Here's Nikyatu Jusu's Say Grace Before Drowning.
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Caribbean Film Corner starts Tonight in London (9/14-9/17)

  • By Curtis
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  • September 14, 2011 6:20 AM
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Starting tonight in London, Wednesday September 14th and continuing until Saturday September 17th at the Tabernacle in Notting Hill , London (Powis sq London | W11 2AY) is the latest Caribbean Film Corner whose purpose is to showcase up and coming Caribbean film makers whilst paying tribute to the Caribbean people who have made their mark on the Stage and Screen around the world.

Victoria Mahoney's "Yelling To The Sky" Starring Zoë Kravitz Acquired For Spring 2012 Release

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 14, 2011 6:10 AM
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Well... this is welcomed news. Congrats to Victoria Mahoney and company! From The Hollywood Reporter:

Ghetto Film School, Film Society, Google Present 10 Outstanding Short Films By 2011-2012 Class

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 14, 2011 5:43 AM
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New York, NY (Sept. 13, 2011) - The Ghetto Film School (GFS), Film Society of Lincoln Center and Google announced today GFS’s 12th Annual Public Screening at Lincoln Center, to take place on Monday September 26th. The event will showcase 10 outstanding short films created by the 2011–2012 GFS Fellows. The projects will also be spotlighted on YouTube’s Homepage, allowing viewers from around the globe to watch the films in real time.

Check Out The Trailer For Teen Comedy "Budz House" Starring Jonathan Wesley, Faizon Love And Luenell

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • September 14, 2011 5:41 AM
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Here's a look at the teen comedy flick Budz House starring Wesley Jonathan, Faizon Love and Luenell. Wesley plays Bud Howard, an endearing yet unemployed lazy slacker who lives with his mother Mary Jane and younger sister Devine in a quiet neighborhood in Baldwin Hills, California.
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"Men in Black III" Set To Be Released In IMAX 3D May 25th, 2012

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • September 14, 2011 5:33 AM
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Sony Pictures will be releasing a 3D Men in Black III in IMAX May 25th, 2012.
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Watch Behind-The-Scenes Footage From Kanye West's Sketch Comedy Puppet Show That Never Aired

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 14, 2011 5:24 AM
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The short story goes... in 2008, Kanye West conceived a sketch comedy show for Comedy Central called Alligator Boots, the "hip-hop puppet." The show never aired. Watch the 10-minute newly-surfaced below behind-the-scenes video to see why; although, I dunno, I'd like to have seen more... seriously... in a so bad it's good kind of way :)

Watch Trailer for Tyrese New Music Video "Stay" ft Taraji P. Henson

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • September 14, 2011 5:10 AM
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It's a Baby Boy 10-year reunion! Check out the teaser trailer for Tyrese's new music video Stay directed by Matt Alonzo.
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Aki Kaurismäki's Immigration Dramedy "Le Havre" Will Be Finland's Best Foreign Language Film Entry

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 14, 2011 5:04 AM
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It's on my to-see list when it screens at the New York Film Festival later this month (review will follow). And today, it was announced by a jury supervised by the Finnish Film Chamber that Aki Kaurismäki's Le Havre, a film we've been following since its Cannes 2011 debut, which centers on a shoeshiner and his attempts to help an African immigrant child in the French port city of Le Havre, will represent Finland in the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar race.

"The Three Stooges" Co-Starring Jennifer Hudson To Be Released April 4, 2012

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • September 14, 2011 5:00 AM
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A follow up to this post by Tambay from the beginning of June. The Three Stooges, a Farrelly Brothers film long in development was then in production, and Jennifer Hudson was set to star as a nun named Rosemary.
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